Product Description – Rotashield was an oral vaccine administered to infants to help prevent the rotavirus.
Product Defect – Some infants who took Rotashield experienced bowel obstruction which led to vomiting, bloody stools and abdominal cramps.
Product Status – The FDA has recognized this adverse reaction and the drug was withdrawn from the market in 1999 and is no longer sold.
If your infant had used Rotashield you should consult a doctor. If your child has suffered injuries as a result, you may wish to contact an experienced products liability attorney who can help you recover damages for your child’s injury.