It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Vaccination & Immunization Message Board

vaccinations for peru and ecuador

Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 12-30-2008, 09:12 AM   #1
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: UK
Posts: 1
glenwood12 HB User
vaccinations for peru and ecuador

vaccinations for peru and ecuador

Sponsors Lightbulb
Old 01-16-2009, 03:45 PM   #2
Senior Member
Join Date: Nov 2004
Location: North Carolina
Posts: 141
NCGuy HB User
Re: vaccinations for peru and ecuador

You should be up to date on your MMR (Measles,Mumps,Rubella), Td (Tetanus/Diptheria) and you should also get an adult Polio should also get the Hepatitis A & B vaccination (if you haven't already had the series), Typhoid and Yellow Fever vaccinations. If you are expecting to be in rural areas/outdoors, getting the pre-exposure Rabies vaccinations is a good idea. The hepatitis A/B vaccine is given at 0,1 & 6 months so try to get at least two doses before departure. Typhoid and Yellow Fever are one shot each, the Yellow Fever good for 10 years. The Rabies vaccinations are given at day 0,7 and 21 (or 28) so you would want to get the complete series before you depart. None of these vaccinations are particularly painful. They are given in the upper arm. Just remember to relax your arm. Have a great trip!

Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
travel vaccines needed for peru and ecuador Blathnaid12 Vaccination & Immunization 0 02-10-2009 01:31 AM
Balsam of Peru, finally I know for sure missingyou Allergies 0 07-27-2008 05:19 AM
vaccines for peru and ecuador hazel54 Vaccination & Immunization 1 06-11-2008 08:54 PM
Heavy metal toxicity caused by vaccinations? vsmom Alternative Medicine 10 06-02-2008 06:01 AM
peru and ecuador travel injections needed pippahh Vaccination & Immunization 1 12-03-2007 02:16 PM
Jabs for Peru & Ecuador? Nassy Vaccination & Immunization 1 01-14-2007 12:35 AM
I am nervous about my 2month's old DS first vaccinations. mamatbg Infant Care (up to 18 months old) 10 05-17-2006 01:20 PM
are vaccinations okay for cp child? mamatbg Cerebral Palsy 4 04-01-2006 09:19 PM
Need info/opinions on vaccinations jmcummins3 Vaccination & Immunization 11 07-15-2005 06:33 AM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 05:54 PM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
© 1998-2018 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!