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  • Recommendations for Adults

Is there any role for PCV13 in adults?

No. All adults age 65 years and older without a prior PCV vaccination are now routinely recommended to receive either PCV20 alone or a 2-dose series of PCV15 followed by PPSV23 one year later. PCV13 is no longer recommended for adults.

Last reviewed: July 26, 2022

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