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

Nepal

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

Current Overview

28,608,710

Population

1.876

Birth rate

Lower middle

Income level

South Asia

Region

Public health authority policies

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

Professional society positions

Name
(Click to sort Ascending)
Pregnancy
Lactation
Nepal Society of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists

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 vaccine
58
Moderna COVID-19 vaccine
67
Oxford-AstraZeneca Vaxzevria, Covishield
187
Pfizer/BioNTech Comirnaty
127
Sinopharm BIBP-CorV
75

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)
Johnson & Johnson Janssen COVID-19 vaccine
Moderna COVID-19 vaccine
Oxford-AstraZeneca Vaxzevria, Covishield
Pfizer/BioNTech Comirnaty
Sinopharm BIBP-CorV

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)
Official social media post
(none specified)
2021-11-28
Official social media post
(none specified)
2021-11-21
Guidance statement
2021-11-02
Press release
2021-07-28

Professional Societies

Most recently reviewed by us on 2022-06-01

Current positions by vaccine

No information available.

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)
Press release
(none specified)
Legend
Permitted
Permitted with qualifications
Not recommended
No position found
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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, 7:12:08 AM.

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