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People 65 or
older are at
increased risk.

People 65 or
older are at
increased risk.

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Feeling healthy isn’t enough.

When it comes to pneumococcal pneumonia, feeling healthy isn’t enough.

Over time, your immune system naturally ages. And as it ages, it weakens. This makes it harder for your body to defend against potentially serious illnesses, like pneumococcal pneumonia.

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People 65 or older are at an over ten times greater risk of being hospitalized with pneumococcal pneumonia, compared to adults younger than 50.

People 65 or older are at an over ten times greater risk of being hospitalized with pneumococcal pneumonia, compared to adults younger than 50.

If you’ve had pneumococcal pneumonia before, that doesn’t mean you’re in the clear.

If you’ve had pneumococcal pneumonia
before, that doesn’t mean you’re in the clear.

Even if you’ve had it in the past, you may still be at risk of catching it again.

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Having certain chronic conditions may further increase your risk.

Having certain chronic conditions may further increase your risk.

Certain chronic conditions can weaken your immune system. See how your health conditions may affect your risk for pneumococcal pneumonia.

Adults 65+*

Asthma 4.9 times greater risk
Chronic lung disease 9.2 times greater risk
Heart disease 4.4 times greater risk
Diabetes 3.3 times greater risk
Taking certain medicines that suppress the immune system 6.6 times greater risk
Chronic renal failure 9.4 times greater risk
Non-functioning spleen (asplenia) 13.6 times greater risk
HIV 4.1 times greater risk
Asthma

4.9 times greater risk

Chronic lung disease

9.2 times greater risk

Heart disease

4.4 times greater risk

Diabetes

3.3 times greater risk

Taking certain medicines that suppress the immune system

6.6 times greater risk

Chronic renal failure

9.4 times greater risk

Non-functioning spleen (asplenia)

13.6 times greater risk

HIV

4.1 times greater risk

*Compared to healthy adults in the same age range

Prevnar 20 can help
protect you.

It was designed to help protect against 20 strains of the bacteria that cause pneumococcal pneumonia.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION AND INDICATION

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION

Please click here for Prevnar 20 Full Prescribing Information.

INDICATION FOR PREVNAR 20

Patients should always ask their healthcare providers for medical advice about adverse events. You are encouraged to report negative side effects of vaccines to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Visit http://www.vaers.hhs.gov or call 1‐800‐822‐7967.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION AND INDICATION

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION

Please click here for Prevnar 20 Full Prescribing Information.

INDICATION FOR PREVNAR 20

Patients should always ask their healthcare providers for medical advice about adverse events. You are encouraged to report negative side effects of vaccines to the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Visit http://www.vaers.hhs.gov or call 1‐800‐822‐7967.