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ABOUT SHINGRIX

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THE SHINGRIX DIFFERENCE

SHINGRIX is a vaccine proven to be over 90% effective in preventing shingles in adults 50 years and older in clinical trials.

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HOW SHINGRIX WORKS

SHINGRIX works to boost your body’s protection against shingles. Your immune system declines as you age, and that puts you at an increased risk for shingles. For those who are 50 years and older, SHINGRIX helps your immune system defend against shingles regardless of age.

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THE IMPORTANCE OF 2 SHOTS

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  • 2 TO 6 MONTH INTERVAL

SHINGRIX is given as a 2-dose series, with the second shot administered 2 to 6 months after the first shot. To get the protection against shingles offered by SHINGRIX, it’s important to get both shots.

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WHAT TO EXPECT WITH SHINGRIX

SHINGRIX is a 2-dose vaccine series (0.5 mL each) administered as an injection into the muscle in the upper arm. It is important to complete the 2-dose series to help prevent shingles.

Pain, redness, and swelling at the injection site, muscle pain, tiredness, headache, shivering, fever, and upset stomach are all common side effects of SHINGRIX.

SAFETY AND SIDE EFFECTS

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