Dosage and Administration
Storage, reconstitution, and administration
Please refer to the full Prescribing Information for SHINGRIX for full details.
- Refrigerate between 2º and 8ºC (36º and 46ºF). Protect vials from light. DO NOT FREEZE (discard if frozen)
- Reconstitute and use immediately
- Reconstituted vaccine is stable for 6 hours refrigerated between 2º and 8ºC (36º and 46ºF), and should be discarded after 6 hours. Do not freeze. Discard if the reconstituted vaccine has been frozen
|Cleanse both vial stoppers. Using a sterile needle and sterile syringe, withdraw the entire contents of vial 1, containing the adjuvant suspension component, by slightly tilting the vial.|
|Gently shake the vial to thoroughly mix contents until powder is completely dissolved. The reconstituted vaccine should be an opalescent, colorless to pale brownish liquid.|
|Slowly transfer entire contents of syringe into the lyophilized antigen component in vial 2.|
|After reconstitution, withdraw 0.5 mL from the vial containing the reconstituted vaccine and administer intramuscularly.
VZV=varicella zoster virus; gE=glycoprotein E.
View reconstitution instructions for SHINGRIX.