Shingles Vaccine Directory
Completing the Shingrix (RZV) vaccine series can be over 90% effective in preventing shingles and post herpetic neuralgia. The vaccines also help prevent the spread of the virus. Some people who have a weakened immune system should not get either of these vaccines. Follow the links below to find WebMD’s comprehensive coverage of how the shingles vaccines work, who should and should not get them, side effects, and much more.
Shingles Vaccine: Should I Get It?
Are you at risk for shingles? WebMD explains when and why you should get the shingles vaccine.
Will My Shingles Come Back?
Most people only get shingles once. But you can get it again. Be prepared by taking steps to prevent it, or ease it if it does come back.
Medicines for Shingles Treatment
If you have shingles, your doctor can prescribe drugs that might shorten how long your outbreak lasts and treatments for your pain and itching.
Vaccine Schedule for Adults: Types of Vaccines and When You Need Them
WebMD provides a vaccine schedule for adults that includes the key immunizations you should get.
Shingles Vaccine for Adults: Side Effects, When to Get the Shot, and More
WebMD talks about who needs a shingles vaccine, when to get it, side effects, and explains more about the vaccine.
What’s the Truth About Vaccine Safety and Risks?
Do you know the truth about vaccines -- their safety, who should get them, and what’s in them?
The Link Between Chickenpox and Shingles
If you've ever had chickenpox, you're at risk of developing shingles later in life. Learn how chickenpox and shingles are related.