Fast Five Quiz: Herpes Zoster Prevention in Adults Who Are Immunocompromised

Heidi Moawad, MD


May 04, 2023

The recombinant HZ vaccine is given as two 0.50 mL IM doses 2-6 months apart. To improve adherence to the second dose, the recombinant HZ vaccine may be given on a 0-12 month schedule, with administration at the next annual visit or at the time of the next annual influenza immunization.

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