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Varivax Pregnancy

(Varicella Vaccine)

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Is Varivax (Varicella Vaccine) safe during pregnancy or nursing?

The FDA category for this medication is C. It is advised that you: Weigh risks vs. benefits

Varivax (Varicella Vaccine) pregnancy info from our pharmacists

  • Upsides
  • No info available
  • Downsides
  • Since it's a live vaccine, it can't be used in pregnant or people with a weak immune system. Check with your doctor or pharmacist what'll be best for you.
  • Tips
  • No info available
  • Risks
  • No info available
Source: FDA package insert