Ask the Doc - Audrey Liu, MD, Internal Medicine: Vaccine if You've Had Shingles?

Ask the Doc - Audrey Liu, MD, Internal Medicine: Vaccine if You've Had Shingles?

  • Posted Jul 22, 2014
  • Audrey Liu, MD

Q: Last time, you wrote about Zostavax as a vaccine that prevents shingles. Can it be given if you've had shingles before?

Dr. Liu: Yes, Zostavax can be given even if you have had shingles before.

Dr. Audrey Liu is an internal medicine physician who practices at the Holy Cross Medical Group Pompano Beach Practice.


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