Preventing polio. Ipol is a vaccine. It works by stimulating the body to create antibodies, which provides protection against the polio virus.
Ipol medication is usually a vaccine used to prevent poliovirus infection. As part of a routine immunization, Ipol is given to infants and children. However, in some cases, the drug is also given to adults who are at a higher risk of getting polio infection or while traveling to polio prone areas.