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  • Zoster (Shingles)
  • Immunocompromised Adults

Can someone with hepatitis C receive zoster vaccine?

Hepatitis C infection is not a contraindication for Shingrix vaccination. However, if someone with hepatitis C is receiving a medication that can cause immunosuppression, they should consult with their healthcare provider to discuss the clinical considerations for the timing of vaccination. Detailed guidance is available at

Last reviewed: March 9, 2022

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