Protects against herpes zoster and postherpetic neuralgia
From 50 years onwards
DISEASE THAT PREVENTS
It is a very painful rash that forms blisters. This can affect any area of the
body from head to leg and foot, usually on one side only
Severe pain along a sensory nerve and its branches (acute neuralgia)
Characteristic rash in a dermatome.
They are only transmitted through the fluid from the blisters that form, which is known as a contact infection.