What is Prevnar 20?

PNEUMOCOCCAL PNEUMONIA 
MAY BE VACCINE-PREVENTABLE 

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should think 
protection. 
Ask about 
Prevnar 20 
today.

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You can also help prevent it by: 

  • Practicing good hygiene
  • Quitting smoking
  • Exercising and eating healthy to 
    keep your immune system strong

Prevnar 20, a conjugate polysaccharide vaccine, is administered in adults as just one dose into the arm.
In adults, it is used to help prevent of diseases such
as pneumonia, bacteremic pneumonia, sepsis and meningitis caused by 20 types of the bacteria 
Streptococcus pneumoniae

How does it work? 

Vaccines teach our bodies to recognize and respond to viruses and bacteria, by making products called antibodies that help fight the disease. Our immune system can remember and fight them if they attack in the future. 

Prevnar 20 helps your body make its own antibodies to help protect you against 20 types of the bacteria Streptococcus pneumoniae. 

Help protect yourself against Streptococcus pneumoniae with just one dose of Prevnar 20. 

What does it cover? 

Prevnar 20 provides protection you against 20 types of the bacteria Streptococcus pneumoniae.
It is indicated for the prevention of pneumonia and invasive pneumococcal disease caused by
serotypes 1, 3, 4, 5, 6A, 6B, 7F, 8, 9V, 10A, 11A, 12F, 14, 15B, 18C, 19A, 19F, 22F, 23F, and 33F.

Prevnar 20 should not be mistaken for Prevnar 13 because they are not the same vaccine.

Prevnar 13 provides protection against 13 types of the bacteria Streptococcus pneumoniae.
It is indicated for the prevention of pneumonia and invasive pneumococcal disease caused by
serotypes 1, 3, 4, 5, 6A, 6B, 7F, 9V, 14, 18C, 19A, 19F, and 23F. As with any vaccine, Prevnar 13 will not
protect 100% of those who receive the vaccine.

Learn about Prevnar 20 and pneumococcal pneumonia in the brochure

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Where can I find Prevnar 20?

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The list of clinics you are being directed to offer vaccinations for all adults.

To receive Prevnar 20, you may need to present a prescription to the vaccination clinic. 
Ask for a prescription during your next appointment with your healthcare professional.

Be sure to contact the clinic in advance to confirm vaccine availability.

Please note that other locations may also be offering this vaccine. Ask your doctor, nurse or pharmacist for more information.

You are leaving a Pfizer website

You are leaving prevnar.ca, a website of Pfizer. Links to all outside websites are provided as a resource to our visitors. Pfizer accepts no responsibility for the content of other websites.

The list of clinics you are being directed to offer vaccinations for all adults.

Be sure to contact the clinic in advance to confirm vaccine availability.

Please note that other locations may also be offering this vaccine. Ask your doctor, nurse or pharmacist for more information.