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Journal of Nutrition & Food Sciences

Journal of Nutrition & Food Sciences
Open Access

ISSN: 2155-9600

Agata Brojanowska-Aleksandrowicz

Department of Social Communication, Foundation for the Promotion of Breastfeeding, Poland

Publications
  • Research Article   
    COVID-19 Vaccination Outcomes among Breastfeeding Woman and their Children: A Pharmacovigilance Survey Research
    Author(s): Karolina Morze*, Anna Kotlinska, Agata Brojanowska-Aleksandrowicz and Sylwia Ura-Polak

    Background: The scarcity of data on Covid-19 vaccination among lactating women raises concern about the safety of vaccines in this group of patients. Lactating individuals who decided to get vaccinated participated in our pharmacovigilance survey research. We present a profile of adverse events reported among these women and their children. Methods: We conducted a cross-sectional survey among breastfeeding women who had received COVID-19 vaccines. Participants were recruited through social media and websites. We examined the frequency of adverse events among breastfeeding women, their children and impact on breastfeeding. Statistical analysis included chi-square tests and logistic regression. Findings: We included 702 breastfeeding mothers. 486 mothers were vaccinated with Pfizer, 83 with Moderna, 95 with AstraZene.. Read More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2155-9600.21.s9.1000832

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