Immunization in Pregnancy

Adopted from the CDC, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Immunization Services Division.

Getting vaccinated protects the mother and her family.  Please review the following table for common vaccines and their safety whether you are planning to conceive, are currently pregnancy, or have recently given birth to your child.  Note that LIVE vaccines are NOT recommended for pregnant moms.  Please consult with your doctor with any specific questions.

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