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Different
factors can increase risk.

Different
factors can
increase risk.

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You may be at risk for pneumococcal pneumonia, even if you feel healthy.

You may be at risk for pneumococcal pneumonia, even if you feel healthy.

People 65 or older are at an increased risk for pneumococcal pneumonia, no matter how healthy they feel. People 19 or older with certain chronic conditions are at increased risk, too. Even if their condition is under control. The risk also increases for those who take certain medicines that suppress the immune system. Get to know your personal risk:

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Not sure if pneumococcal pneumonia can affect you?

Not sure if pneumococcal pneumonia can
affect you?

Anyone can get pneumococcal pneumonia. Not just the elderly, or people who are sick
in the hospital. Adults just like you could be impacted by pneumococcal pneumonia, too.

Start a conversation with your doctor or pharmacist

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION AND INDICATION

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION

  • Prevnar 20TM (Pneumococcal 20-valent Conjugate Vaccine) should not be given to anyone with a history of severe allergic reaction to any component of Prevnar 20 or to diphtheria toxoid
  • Adults with weakened immune systems may have a lower response to Prevnar 20. Safety data are not available for these groups. Your healthcare provider can tell you if Prevnar 20 is right for you
  • In adults 18 years of age and older, the most common side effects (>10%) were pain at the injection site, muscle pain, fatigue, headache, and joint pain. Additionally, injection site swelling was also common in adults 18 through 59 years of age
  • Ask your healthcare provider about the risks and benefits of Prevnar 20. Only a healthcare provider can decide if Prevnar 20 is right for you

Please click here for Prevnar 20 Full Prescribing Information.

INDICATION FOR PREVNAR 20

  • Prevnar 20 is a vaccine indicated for active immunization for the prevention of pneumonia and invasive disease caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae serotypes 1, 3, 4, 5, 6A, 6B, 7F, 8, 9V, 10A, 11A, 12F, 14, 15B, 18C, 19A, 19F, 22F, 23F, and 33F in adults 18 years of age and older
  • The indication for preventing pneumonia caused by S. pneumoniae serotypes 8, 10A, 11A, 12F, 15B, 22F, and 33F is approved based on immune responses. Continued approval may depend on a supportive study

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

  • Prevnar 20TM (Pneumococcal 20-valent Conjugate Vaccine) should not be given to anyone with a history of severe allergic reaction to any component of Prevnar 20 or to diphtheria toxoid
  • Adults with weakened immune systems may have a lower response to Prevnar 20. Safety data are not available for these groups. Your healthcare provider can tell you if Prevnar 20 is right for you
  • In adults 18 years of age and older, the most common side effects (>10%) were pain at the injection site, muscle pain, fatigue, and headache
  • Ask your healthcare provider about the risks and benefits of Prevnar 20TM. Only a healthcare provider can decide if Prevnar 20 is right for you

Please click here for Prevnar 20 Full Prescribing Information.

INDICATION FOR PREVNAR 20

  • Prevnar 20 is a vaccine indicated for active immunization for the prevention of pneumonia and invasive disease caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae serotypes 1, 3, 4, 5, 6A, 6B, 7F, 8, 9V, 10A, 11A, 12F, 14, 15B, 18C, 19A, 19F, 22F, 23F, and 33F in adults 18 years of age and older
  • The indication for preventing pneumonia caused by S. pneumoniae serotypes 8, 10A, 11A, 12F, 15B, 22F, and 33F is approved based on immune responses. Continued approval may depend on a supportive study
  • Prevnar 20TM is not 100% effective and will only help protect against the 20 strains included in the vaccine

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.