Pregnancy and Childbirth

COVID-19 Vaccines and Pregnancy

While many who have yet to receive a COVID-19 vaccine eagerly anticipate an opportunity to receive one, many still have questions. This video from TriHealth addresses questions about the potential for COVID-19 vaccines to impact reproductive health. Topics covered include:

  • The exclusion of pregnant women from Pfizer and Moderna trials and how many became pregnant during the trial
  • Data on those who became pregnant during the study and the fact that the few miscarriages were among the placebo groups
  • Steps taking toward future studies on vaccines for pregnant women
  • Recommendations and encouragement from professional organizations about the safety of vaccines and pregnancy
  • Correcting misinformation or misunderstandings about mRNA vaccines and any impact on DNA genetics
  • Early stages of studies around male infertility and COVID-19 vaccines
  • Questions for women who are pregnant to discuss with their doctor when deciding on the vaccine
  • Vaccines for new mothers who are breastfeeding
Tags Infectious Disease , Pregnancy and Childbirth , Women's Health

Last Updated: February 03, 2021