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Cervarix vaccine is used to prevent cervical cancer caused by human papillomavirus (HPV) types 16 and 18 in girls and young women ages 10 through 25. Human papillomavirus can cause genital warts, cancer of the cervix, and various cancers of the vulva or vagina.
Cervarix vaccine is used only in females. Another form of HPV vaccine (Gardasil) is used in both females and males. This medication guide provides information only for Cervarix.
Cervarix vaccine may also be used for other purposes not listed in this medication guide.