ZOSTAVAX® II is the only single‑shot shingles vaccine.

Getting vaccinated with ZOSTAVAX® II can be easy. Millions of people have been vaccinated against shingles with ZOSTAVAX® II, and you can too. Talk to your healthcare professional to see if ZOSTAVAX® II is right for you.

  • 40+

    milliondoses distributed worldwide *

  • 2

    milliondoses distributed in Canada *

  • 1

    ZOSTAVAX® IIis the only single‑shot shingles vaccine

* ZOSTAVAX® and ZOSTAVAX® II combined

How ZOSTAVAX® II works

  • Given as a single-dose injection

  • Works by boosting your immune system to help protect you from shingles

  • Helps reduce the intensity of the pain if you develop shingles despite being vaccinated

ZOSTAVAX® II is indicated for the prevention of herpes zoster (shingles) and for immunization of individuals 50 years of age or older. ZOSTAVAX® II cannot be used to treat existing shingles or the pain associated with existing shingles.