Outlined on the list of things to avoid when pregnant are things such as alcohol, changing cat litter, certain teas, raw fish, and taking ibuprofen.
One thing that should be considered by both healthcare providers and pregnant mothers is the list of cautions and adverse reactions presented on the manufacturer insert for the TDAP vaccine.
Here's an overview of what the TDAP vaccine is and some of the reactions the manufacturers have listed:
Let's take a deeper dive into what some of these reactions are and if it's something that would be safe for an expectant mother.
Unfortunately, these adverse reactions are most likely not mentioned when TDAP is recommended. Each one could be detrimental to a woman's pregnancy and should be added to the list of cautions instead of being recommended as a "safe" medical product.