COVID-19 Vaccine Information
The physicians at OBGYN West are following the recommendations of the American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists regarding the COVID Vaccine.
- It is okay to get the vaccine during pregnancy, the postpartum period, while breastfeeding and prior to getting pregnant.
- You may receive any of the 2 approved vaccines (Moderna & Pfizer)
- There is no data to support a specific time frame of when it is “best” to receive the vaccine. You may get it at any point during the pregnancy.
If you get the vaccine and develop side effects please use Tylenol and follow the package instructions.
Please visit ACOG’s website for more information at https://www.acog.org/womens-health/faqs/coronavirus-covid-19-pregnancy-and-breastfeeding.