Is Japanese encephalitis vaccine safe while pregnant or breastfeeding?

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Japanese encephalitis vaccine may be harmful to an unborn child if administered during pregnancy. The doctor should be consulted about the risks and benefits of receiving this vaccine during pregnancy and the risk of Japanese encephalitis virus infection. Studies show that taking this vaccine while breastfeeding poses minimal risks to the baby.

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