Questions About Pneumococcal Vaccine

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today. You can get vaccinated against
pneumococcal disease at any time during
the year.

 
LOWER YOUR RISK
DISCUSSION GUIDE
 

Lower your risk for pneumococcal disease.

 

You can get vaccinated against pneumococcal disease at any time during the year. Talk to your
health care professional about vaccination today, especially if you:

  • Have 1 or more medical conditions, such as:
    • - COPD
    • - Heart disease
    • - Diabetes
  • Are age 65 years or older

Ask your health care professional about your risk for pneumococcal disease and if PNEUMOVAX 23
is right for you.

Talk to Your Health Care Professional About PNEUMOVAX®23 (Pneumococcal Vaccine Polyvalent)
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see if PNEUMOVAX 23 is right for you?
Be prepared with questions for your next appointment.
 

Discussion guide

 

Now that you know a little more about pneumococcal disease, use the space below to enter any questions you have. When you’re finished, click the PRINT button to print your questions so you can bring them to your next appointment with your health care professional.

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Here are some suggested questions to ask your health care professional:

  • What factors increase my risk for pneumococcal disease?
  • How could pneumococcal disease affect me?
  • Is PNEUMOVAX 23, a vaccine that helps protect against pneumococcal disease, right for me?



 

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