COVID-19 mRNA Vaccine during Pregnancy and Lactation
Updated: Jan 11, 2021
The announcement of EUA for the first COVID-19 mRNA vaccine is groundbreaking and exciting news. Below are 4 links to sites that provide current recommendations by ACOG, SMFM, ABM and the CDC for those who are pregnant and/or lactating. Please consult with your physician regarding any questions and/or concerns that you may have.
ACOG (The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists)
SMFM (The Society of Maternal-Fetal Medicine)
Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) https://services.aap.org/en/pages/2019-novel-coronavirus-covid-19-infections/covid-19-vaccine-frequently-asked-questions
Best wishes for good health to all,
Lisa Grossman, BSN, RN, PHN, IBCLC, CLC, CLEC
Owner, South Bay Baby Care Nursing Services, Inc.