Destination: Indian Subcontinent
Travel Region Details
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Information provided by the United States Centers for Disease Control.
The United States CDC recommends the following vaccines for these regions (as appropriate for age).
Please call us at least 4-6 weeks before your trip to allow time for shots to take effect.
- Hepatitis A or immune globulin (IG).
- Hepatitis B if you might be exposed to blood (for example, health-care workers), have sexual contact with the local population, stay longer than 6 months in the region, or be exposed through medical treatment. Hepatitis B vaccine is now recommended for all infants and for children ages 11-12 years who did not complete the series as infants
- Japanese encephalitis, only if you plan to visit rural areas for 4 weeks or more, except under special circumstances, such as a known outbreak of Japanese encephalitis.
- Rabies if you might be exposed to wild or domestic animals through your work or recreation.
- Typhoid vaccination is particularly important because of the presenece of S. typhi strains resistant to multiple antibiotics in this region.
- As needed, booster doses for tetanus-diphtheria and measles, and a one-time dose of polio for adults.
For more information on these vaccines see our Services page
- Mosquito repellants
- Pernethrin-treated mosquito netting
- Aventure Travel Kits
- SARS Proection Kits
- Travel Guides
- Other travel accessories ...
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