Last update: Dec. 1, 2004

Maternal Rubella

Very Low Risk for breastfeeding


Safe. Compatible.
Not risky for breastfeeding or infant.

The virus either natural or vaccinal has been isolated from breast milk, however, it has not been associated with disease in the child. Probably transmission occurs through other ways.

Alternatives

We do not have alternatives for Maternal Rubella since it is relatively safe.

Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM´s pediatricians and pharmacists, and are based on updated scientific publications.
It is not intended to replace the relationship you have with your doctor but to compound it.

Jose Maria Paricio, Founder & President of APILAM/e-Lactancia

Your contribution is essential for this service to continue to exist. We need the generosity of people like you who believe in the benefits of breastfeeding.

Thank you for helping to protect and promote breastfeeding.

José María Paricio, founder of e-lactancia.

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Maternal Rubella belongs to this group or family:

References

  1. Red Book. Pickering LK, Baker CJ, Kimberlin DW, Long SS, eds. Red Book: 2012 Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases. 29th ed. Elk Grove Village, Red Book 2012

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