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

Costa Rica

As of 1/3/2022 Costa Rica's position on Covid-19 vaccination while pregnant is recommended for some or all, and its position on vaccination while lactating is permitted.

5,047,561

Population

1.737

Birth rate

Upper middle

Income level

Latin America and Caribbean

Region

Pregnancy

Most permissive recommendation across all vaccines in country.

Lactation

Permitted
Most permissive recommendation across all vaccines in country.

Vaccines

Name (Click to sort Descending) Other names (Click to clear sorting) Administered (Click to sort Ascending) Pregnancy (Click to sort Ascending) Lactation (Click to sort Ascending) Other countries (Click to sort Ascending)
Oxford-AstraZeneca Vaxzevria, CovishieldAZD1222
187
Pfizer/BioNTech Comirnatytozinameran, BNT162b2
127

Resources & guidance

Ministry of Health

Public Health Authority
Most recently reviewed by us on 2022-01-03
Document type (Click to sort Ascending) Vaccines (Click to clear sorting) Pregnancy (Click to sort Ascending) Lactation (Click to sort Ascending)
Date
(Click to sort Ascending)
(Click to clear sorting)
Guidance statement
2021-12-02
Guidance statement
2021-12-02
Press release
(none specified)
2021-07-06
Guidance statement
2021-07-05
Guidance statement
2021-05-25
Guidance statement
2021-01-20

Legend

Permitted
Permitted with qualifications
Not recommended
No position found