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Pneumovax 23 (Pneumonia)

What is pneumococcal disease?

Pneumococcal disease is caused by bacteria that can spread from person to person through close contact. It can lead to serious infections of the lungs (pneumonia), blood (bacteremia), and meningitis.

Pneumovax 23 protects against 23 types of pneumococcal bacteria. It is recommended for all adults 65 years of age and older.

DIN: 02231259