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If you're a healthy adult age 50 or above, you should get vaccinated against shingles, medical experts say. The vaccine they recommend is Shingrix. The issue is whether it's available. Shingrix ...

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On the heels of approval of a better vaccine for the painful condition shingles, adults over 50 should plan to roll up their sleeves -- again. The new vaccine, Shingrix, will likely be recommended ...

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People 50 and older should get the new shingles vaccine whether or not they remember having had chickenpox as a child, experts say.

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New Shingles Vaccine: What You Need To Know ... Who should get the Shingrix vaccine? ... "I would encourage you to get the vaccine, because shingles is extremely painful, and it can be a ...

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What Everyone Should Know about Shingles Vaccine (Shingrix) One of the Recommended Vaccines by Disease. Shingles vaccination is the only way to protect against shingles and postherpetic neuralgia (PHN), the most common complication from shingles. CDC recommends that healthy adults 50 years and older get two doses of the shingles vaccine called ...

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It's the preferred alternative to Zostavax, which was approved in 2006. Both vaccines are approved for adults age 50 and older for the prevention of shingles and related complications, whether they've already had shingles or not. You may get the Shingrix vaccine even if you've already had shingles.

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Should I Get the New Shingles Vaccine? There are two vaccines to prevent shingles and post-herpetic neuralgia in patients age 50 and up. If you are wondering whether to get vaccinated and which vaccine to choose, here are the facts to help you make an informed decision.

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THURSDAY, Oct. 26, 2017 (HealthDay News) -- On the heels of approval of a better vaccine for the painful condition shingles, adults over 50 should plan to roll up their sleeves -- again. The new ...

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Without a shingles vaccine, 95-99% of people are at risk to get shingles, and about one-third of the US population will have it during their lifetime. Since 10% will have a serious complication, that means 3% of us are at risk for debilitating long term pain from post herpetic neuralgia.

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Some people who get the shingles vaccine will develop a chickenpox-like rash near the place where they were vaccinated. As a precaution, this rash should be covered until it disappears. Like all vaccines, shingles vaccine is being closely monitored for unusual or severe problems by CDC and FDA.