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.
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.
The Symptoms of Shingles
Learn more from WebMD about shingles symptoms, including tips for when it's time to seek treatment.
The Basics of Shingles
Get the basics about shingles and its causes from the experts at WebMD.
What Adult Vaccines Do You Need?
Adults need immunizations, too. Find out which ones you may need.
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.
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.
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?