PPSV


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PPSV

pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine .
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Protect your staffs family members by discussing the facility's immunization program with the medical staff and receiving an annual flu vaccine and PPSV as recommended.
Routine use of PPSV is not recommended for American Indians/Alaska Natives or other persons younger than 65 years of age unless they have underlying medical conditions that are PPSV indications.
Persons who received PPSV before age 65 years for any indication should receive another dose of the vaccine at age 65 years or later if at least 5 years have passed since their previous dose.
FDA, to conduct a study evaluating concomitant use of Prevnar 13 and TIV (annual trivalent inactivated influenza vaccine) in adults 50 years of age and older who have been previously immunized with PPSV.
The revaccination with PPSV footnote (#8) clarifies that onetime revaccination after 5 years only applies to persons with indicated chronic conditions who are aged 19 through 64 years.
Routine use of PPSV is not recommended for American Indians/Alaska Natives or persons aged <65 years unless they have underlying medical conditions that are PPSV indications.
Administer PPSV 2 or more months after last dose of PCV to children aged 2 years or older with certain underlying medical conditions, including a cochlear implant.
Routine use of PPSV is not recommended for Alaska Native or American Indian persons younger than 65 years unless they have underlying medical conditions that are PPSV indications.