WHAT ARE THE POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS OF SHINGRIX?

The most common side effects of SHINGRIX are:

  • Pain, redness, and swelling
    at the injection site
  • Muscle pain
  • Tiredness
  • Headache
  • Shivering
  • Fever
  • Upset stomach

Severe allergic reactions are less common and include: hives, swelling of the face/throat, difficulty breathing, a fast heartbeat, dizziness, and weakness. If you experience any of these reactions, seek medical attention immediately.

ADDITIONAL IMPORTANT INFORMATION

You should not get SHINGRIX if you are allergic to any of its ingredients or have had an allergic reaction to a previous dose of SHINGRIX.

SHINGRIX may not protect all individuals. Ask your healthcare provider about the risks and benefits of SHINGRIX. Only a healthcare provider can decide if SHINGRIX is right for you.

To learn more about SHINGRIX, talk to your doctor, pharmacist, or other healthcare provider. If you have questions about SHINGRIX, call 1-800-772-9292 for more information.

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