SHINGRIX is a vaccine indicated for prevention of herpes zoster (shingles) in adults aged 50 years and older.
SHINGRIX is not indicated for prevention of primary varicella infection (chickenpox).
*Data from the phase 3 ZOE-50 (≥50 years of age) trial and pooled data in individuals ≥70 years of age from the phase 3 ZOE-70 and ZOE-50 trials from subjects randomized to receive 2 doses of SHINGRIX (N=7698 and 8250, respectively) or placebo (N=7713 and 8346, respectively). See study designs on Efficacy page for details. 1,2
CDC=Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; ZVL=zoster vaccine live; ACIP=Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices.
- Prescribing Information for SHINGRIX.
- Lal H, Cunningham AL, Godeaux O, et al, for the ZOE-50 Study Group. Efficacy of an adjuvanted herpes zoster subunit vaccine in older adults. N Engl J Med. 2015;372(22):2087-2096.
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices for use of herpes zoster vaccines. MMWR. 2018;67(3):103-108.