User Reviews for Zostavax
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|Herpes Zoster, Prophylaxis||3 reviews||1 medications|
|Summary of Zostavax reviews||3 reviews||5.5|
Reviews for Zostavax
Review by Anonymous:
For Herpes Zoster, Prophylaxis: I am 42 years old have had recuring shingles since I was 12 years old. Two years ago I had Zostavax vaccine at age 40. My insurance would not pay because I was not over age 60. I have had shingles at least a dozen times since vaccine.
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February 14, 2009 2:33 PM
Review by agaidemak:
For Herpes Zoster, Prophylaxis: Great and cheaper than other medicine
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December 13, 2008 6:40 AM
Review by fnpac:
For Herpes Zoster, Prophylaxis: Two things are often left out of the discussion regarding Zostavax. It is very expensive. And it does not confer immunity. It reduces the risk of getting shingles by about 50%. Is that an acceptable risk reduction in an expensive medication?
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November 29, 2007 12:41 PM