COVID-19 Vaccine policies for pregnant and lactating people worldwide.

Brazil

As of 6/1/2022 Brazil's position on Covid-19 vaccination while pregnant is recommended for some or all, and its position on vaccination while lactating is recommended for some or all.

Current Overview

211,049,527

Population

1.719

Birth rate

Upper middle

Income level

Latin America and Caribbean

Region

Public health authority policies

Pregnancy
Most permissive recommendation across all vaccines in country.
Lactation
Most permissive recommendation across all vaccines in country.

Professional society positions

Name
(Click to sort Ascending)
Pregnancy
Lactation
Brazilian Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics Associations (Febrasgo)

Public health authority policies by vaccine

Name (Click to sort Descending)Administered (Click to sort Ascending)Pregnancy (Click to sort Ascending)Lactation (Click to sort Ascending)Other countries (Click to sort Ascending)
Johnson & Johnson Janssen COVID-19 vaccine58
Oxford-AstraZeneca Vaxzevria, Covishield
187
Pfizer/BioNTech Comirnaty
127
Sinopharm BIBP-CorV
75
Sinovac CoronaVac
40

Public Health Authorities

Most recently reviewed by us on 2022-06-01

Current policies by vaccine

Name (Click to sort Descending)Pregnancy (Click to sort Ascending)Lactation (Click to sort Ascending)
Oxford-AstraZeneca Vaxzevria, Covishield
Pfizer/BioNTech Comirnaty
Sinopharm BIBP-CorV
Sinovac CoronaVac

Resources & Guidance

Document type (Click to sort Ascending) Vaccines (Click to clear sorting) Pregnancy (Click to sort Ascending) Subgroups (Click to clear sorting) Pregnancy Booster (Click to clear sorting) Lacation (Click to sort Ascending) Date (Click to sort Ascending) (Click to clear sorting)
Guidance statement
2021-10-07
Guidance statement
2021-10-07
Guidance statement
2021-09-13
Guidance statement
2021-09-13
Guidance statement
2021-07-15
Guidance statement
2021-07-15
Guidance statement
2021-05-19
Guidance statement
2021-05-19
Press release
2021-05-12
Guidance statement
2021-04-26
Guidance statement
2021-03-15
Guidance statement
2021-03-15

Professional Societies

Current positions by vaccine

Name (Click to sort Descending)Pregnancy (Click to sort Ascending)Lactation (Click to sort Ascending)
Pfizer/BioNTech Comirnaty
Sinovac CoronaVac

Resources & Guidance

Document type (Click to sort Ascending) Vaccines (Click to clear sorting) Pregnancy (Click to sort Ascending) Subgroups (Click to clear sorting) Pregnancy Booster (Click to clear sorting) Lacation (Click to sort Ascending) Date (Click to sort Ascending) (Click to clear sorting)
Guidance statement
2021-10-19
Guidance statement
2021-01-29
Legend
Permitted
Permitted with qualifications
Not recommended
No position found
The COMIT policy tracker was developed with support from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Wellcome .

Citation

Berman Institute of Bioethics & Center for Immunization Research, Johns Hopkins University. Covid-19 Maternal Immunization Tracker (COMIT). www.comitglobal.org. Accessed: 6/29/2022, 6:55:36 AM.

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