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Newfoundland & Labrador - Criteria for RSV Prophylaxis
Premature babies less than or equal to 28 weeks gestation born after June 1st.
Premature babies less than or equal to 30 weeks gestation born after June 1st.
Premature babies born less than or equal to 36 weeks gestation and are less than 6 months of age at the start of the RSV season should be definitely considered based on access to medical care and other factors known to increase risk (i.e. must be born on or after June 1st).
Other medical conditions, for example, severe chronic lung disease, congenital heart disease, down syndrome, please speak to your health care provider.