Typhoid Vaccine

Typhoid Fever is a bacterial infection caused by ingesting unsafe food or water.  Typhoid fever is common in under-developed countries, travelers to Asia, Africa, Eastern Europe and Latin America should take precaution.

Vaccination is available in two forms. There are oral capsules, a live vaccine offering 5-year protection, that are taken orally over a course of 7 days. Or an injection form, an inactivated vaccine offering 2-year protection, that is given as a single dose.  Please allow two weeks to build immunity before you depart for your destination.

Typhoid Vaccine Information Statement


Maps are for illustrative purposes only.  For current information, please consult your travel medical specialist 6-8 weeks before your planned departure.