"Rubella is usually mild in children. But for some peopleā”especially pregnant women and their babiesā”rubella can be serious. Make sure you and your child are protected from rubella by getting vaccinated on schedule.
Patients, parents, or guardians should be instructed to report any serious adverse reactions to their health-care provider.
The health-care provider should inform the patient, parent, or guardian of the benefits and risks of the vaccine.
The health-care provider should inform the patient, parent, or guardian of the importance of completing the immunization series.
The health-care provider should provide the Vaccine Information Statements (VISs) which are required to be given with each immunization.
Last reviewed on RxList: 9/19/2014
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