Herpes ZOSTER vaccine
All indications outside of the green book. Zostavax is a live vaccine, therefore NOT suitable for immunocompromised patients. Do not prescribe on FP10 (black through this route).
Available centrally from 1st Sept 2013 for those aged 70 and 79 years
Public Health advice
Date of classification
Do not prescribe
Drugs not recommended for use in LLR because of lack of evidence of clinical effectiveness, cost prioritization or concerns over safety.