Rota vaccine against diarrhea has been approved by the Department of Medical Sciences. The quality and safety of the recipient.



Rota vaccine against diarrhea has been approved by the Department of Medical Sciences. The quality and safety of the recipient.

30  ม.ค. 2561


Department of Medical Sciences check the quality of vaccines against diarrhea caused by Rota virus. Since the registration process and before release to all generations of production, the results of the inspection are in accordance with international standards. Nothing wrong Ensure that the vaccine is of high quality and safety to the recipient.

 Dr. Sukhum Kanchanapimai, Director-General of the Department of Medical Sciences, said that current vaccines. RotaTeq Vaccine is manufactured by Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp., USA. The vaccine is produced by the combination. Of human and cow viruses bovine-human reassortant pentavalent live-attenuated oral vaccine. There are 5 subtypes of viral RNA. G1, G2, G3, G4, and P1A viruses are used for children aged 6 weeks to 32 weeks. The 3 doses were given to the first doses at the age of 6-12 weeks and the doses were 4-10 weeks apart and the Rotarix vaccine was produced by GSK Belgium. Vaccines are made from the weakened human Rotavirus. The use of human-derived monovalent live-attenuated oral vaccines is recommended for infants older than 6 weeks of age and should be given at least 24 weeks.

             Director-General of the Department of Medical Sciences continues that Institute of Biologoical Products, Department of Medical Sciences is a quality control agency for vaccines used in the country. The quality of vaccines against diarrhea caused by both types of Rotavirus has been examined in the laboratory since the stage of registration in terms of strength, disease prevention, safety and chemical properties. The standard of vaccines complies with the World Health Organization For production version certifications. Check the production data. Quality control of the manufacturer Temperature control during storage and during transport. Together with the physical examination of the Institute of Biomaterials The quality of the vaccines produced by the two brands from 2011 to 2011 is in line with the requirements. Nothing wrong Ensure that vaccines used in the country are of high quality and safety to consumers. However, vaccines are for children. No use in adults. Preventive protection can be achieved by managing environmental sanitation in the home, workplace, eating clean meals. Finished And always wash your hands.


           "For the news that the vaccine is used to cause intestinal fluke together. We emphasize that the vaccine that causes such a disease has been sold and used in the past year. 1998-1999 Rhesus-human reassortant tetravalent vaccine (Rotashield), but later found that this vaccine is associated with the intestinal fluke. (intussusception) has ceased to sell. It is not used in the country. If it is imported in the country, it must be certified by the Institute of Biomaterials. Department of Medical Sciences Before each sale. It is assured that there is no vaccine in this kind of distribution in Thailand, "he said. Conclude