Nov 21, · Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine or PCV13 Pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine or PPSV23 CDC recommends PCV13 for all children younger than 2 years old and people 2 years or older with certain medical conditions. Adults 65 years or older . Two pneumococcal vaccines are recommended for adults: valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV13, Prevnar13) ®valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine (PPSV23, .
Nov 16, · Pneumococcal disease is spread from person to person through coughing and sneezing. The vaccine comes in 2 forms, called pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV) and . Jul 01, · The CDC has long recommended that in order to acquire the best protection against all strains of bacteria that cause pneumonia, all adults 65 and older should receive Author: Barbara Stepko.