SHINGLES DOESN'T CARE. BUT SHINGRIX CAN PROTECT.
Even the healthiest lifestyle can’t stop your immune system from declining as you age. If you want protection against shingles, it takes more than exercise—it takes SHINGRIX.
SHINGRIX is an FDA-approved vaccine for the prevention of shingles (herpes zoster) in adults 50 years and older. SHINGRIX is not used to prevent chickenpox.
You may be at risk
WHAT IS SHINGLES?
Shingles is a painful rash caused by reactivation of the same virus that causes chickenpox. The individual lifetime risk of developing shingles is 1 in 3.
Over 96% of people who get shingles experience acute pain. Many describe the pain as a burning sensation. The most common complication of shingles is pain that can last for months or even years.
99% of people over 50 years of age are living with the virus that causes shingles. 1 in 3 people will get shingles in their lifetime. SHINGRIX is the only vaccine proven to be up to 90% effective at preventing shingles in clinical trials.