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

Saudi Arabia

As of 1/6/2022 Saudi Arabia'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.

34,268,528

Population

2.275

Birth rate

High

Income level

Middle East and North Africa

Region

Pregnancy

Most permissive recommendation across all vaccines in country.

Lactation

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)
Moderna COVID-19 vaccinemRNA-1273
67
Oxford-AstraZeneca Vaxzevria, CovishieldAZD1222
187
Pfizer/BioNTech Comirnatytozinameran, BNT162b2
127

Resources & guidance

Ministry of Health

Public Health Authority
Most recently reviewed by us on 2022-01-06
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)
Official social media post 2022-01-04
FAQ
2021-11-03
FAQ
2021-11-03
FAQ
2021-08-30
FAQ
2021-08-30
Official social media post
(none specified)
2021-08-29
FAQ
2021-08-11
FAQ
(none specified)
2021-07-16
FAQ
(none specified)
2021-04-25
Government website
(none specified)

Legend

Permitted
Permitted with qualifications
Not recommended
No position found