Pooled or hyperimmune immunoglobulins

Not routinely recommended. Susceptible pregnant women exposed to the following can receive post-exposure immunoglobulin:

Limited data are available. There is no known risk to the fetus from passive immunisation of pregnant women with immunoglobulins, given at any stage of pregnancy. For more details, see Passive immunisation and the relevant disease-specific chapters in this Handbook.

Last updated: 
27 September 2021
Last reviewed: 
27 September 2021