Should I wait to get pregnant if I just got the chickenpox vaccine?

Advertisement
Advertisement

Yes, you should not try to get pregnant after just receiving the vaccine for chickenpox. You will actually need two doses of the vaccine. After each dose, you will want to wait a month before trying to get pregnant. Chickenpox has been related to serious complications for both pregnant women and their unborn babies.

Continue Learning about Vaccine

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.