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

Saudi Arabia

As of 5/26/2022 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.

Current Overview

34,268,528

Population

2.275

Birth rate

High

Income level

Middle East and North Africa

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
Saudi Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology

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)
Moderna COVID-19 vaccine
67
Oxford-AstraZeneca Vaxzevria, Covishield
187
Pfizer/BioNTech Comirnaty
127

Public Health Authorities

Most recently reviewed by us on 2022-05-26

Current policies by vaccine

Name (Click to sort Descending)Pregnancy (Click to sort Ascending)Lactation (Click to sort Ascending)
Moderna COVID-19 vaccine
Oxford-AstraZeneca Vaxzevria, Covishield
Pfizer/BioNTech Comirnaty

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)
2022-01-16
Official social media post
(none specified)
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)

Professional Societies

Most recently reviewed by us on 2022-05-26

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)
Official social media post
(none specified)
2021-08-29
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, 6:37:55 AM.

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