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What is the difference between Zostavax and Shingrix?

Posted 8 Nov 2017 1 answerFAQ by Drugs.com

Do you know the j-code (HCPCS) for Zostavax?

Posted 9 Sep 2009 by pholifield 1 answer

Zostavax vaccine for shingles?

Posted 23 Oct 2012 by endlessPred 2 answers

Hello. After talking with my physician I thought I should pass along information regarding the shingles vaccine. It is very popular right now and there are people who are not able to get this. TV commercials are promoting this. Anyone immunosuppressed, prednisone or other steroid, transplant, ...

How long should I wait to get zostavax after having fever blister (herpes simplex) of lip?

Posted 11 Feb 2012 by oldgood 1 answer

I rarely get these cold sores, but developed a really bad one on my lip and chin while in Florida, perhaps too much sun. Taking a long time to heal. Also recently on cortisone taper for another problem. How long to wait to get Zostavax for shingles protection. I am 69 yr old female. Also have ...

Had very extreme reaction to terramycin. Will I be allergic to neomycin therefore to Zostavax?

Posted 6 Oct 2018 by chorney11 1 answer

The terramycin reaction was extreme swelling of the mouth and anal opening to the point of almost turning them inside out. This was given to me in place of penicillin which I am allergic to. I took the terramycin a couple of times then the last time had the terrible reaction. The same with ...

Inflammatory Conditions - I need more info on zostavax vaccine as my rheumatologist said it was okay

Posted 8 Apr 2013 2 answers

... and I take 10 mg daily of prednisone for RA and lupus. I am getting ready to have the vaccine

Zostavax - I have RA and take Cimzia. I just had a shingles vaccine then found out I'm not supposed?

Posted 2 Oct 2014 by Ttodd128 1 answer

... to. Will I get shingles? I am immunocomprimised

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