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Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Flu vac | 2009/02/24

Q.

Flu vaccine while breastfeeding

Dear Doctor

Please will you advise whether it is safe to get the flu vaccine while breatfeeding my 6 week old baby? Will my milk be affected etc?

Many thanks for the advise.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

You can have the flu vaccination while breastfeeding.

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