Tag: zostavax

  • Shingles Vaccine Side Effects

    Shingles and chickenpox are severe side effects of the shingles vaccine. The live virus in the vaccine Zostavax® can potentially cause deadly infections or spread to other people from a...

  • Zostavax Herpes Zoster Shingles Vaccine Information

    Zostavax Vaccine

    Zostavax is a shingles (herpes zoster) vaccine made by Merck & Co. that is recommended for adults over 60 years old. It reduces the risk of skin rash from shingles...

  • Shingles Vaccine

    The shingles vaccine Zostavax® protects against infections with the varicella zoster virus, the same virus that causes chickenpox. Zostavax can potentially cause severe shingles, chickenpox, or even death in sick...

  • Information about Shingles Vaccine

    Shingles (Herpes Zoster) Vaccine

    Shingles (Herpes Zoster) is a painful skin rash with blisters. One in five people develop chronic pain after the rash clears up. The shingles vaccine Zostavax® contains a live virus...