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Your healthcare provider may recommend that you get Pneumovax during pregnancy if the potential benefits outweigh the risks. For instance, this vaccine may be recommended for pregnant women who are at a high risk for contracting invasive meningococcal disease. Be sure to discuss the potential benefits and risks for your unique situation with your healthcare provider.
 
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