Pregnant or breastfeeding women are recommended to receive rabies vaccine and human rabies immunoglobulin, if required, after a potential exposure to rabies virus, Australian bat lyssavirus or another bat lyssavirus.42,43 See Table. Vaccines that are not routinely recommended in pregnancy: inactivated viral vaccines in Vaccination for women who are planning pregnancy, pregnant or breastfeeding.

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