Vaccines suggested to any or all visitors:
- Hepatitis A
Yellow fever (risk is gift throughout the country, except town of Ascension wherever the danger is low).
Vaccines suggested to some guests (long term travellers, travellers operating in risk areas):
- Hepatitis B
British travellers ought to conjointly guarantee they need adequate protection from morbilli, epidemic parotitis and epidemic roseola and infectious disease, that area unit commonly given as a part of the childhood vaccination schedule.
There is a variable risk of P.Vivax protozoal infection within the areas of Alto river and Caaguazu. there’s a coffee to no risk in alternative components of the country.
Malaria chemoprophylaxis for variable risk zones:
Chloroquine (Proguanil also can be used if antimalarial isn’t deemed suitable).
Diseases gift that can’t be immunised against:
- Dengue fever
- Stomach bugs/diarrhoea
- Trypanosomiasis – yank
Recent outbreaks (past vi months):
June 2013: infectious disease
Over 90,000 cases of infectious disease are confirmed as well as sixty two fatalities. Travellers area unit suggested to use a DEET based mostly dipteran repellent and covers areas of exposed skin with article of clothing, particularly throughout daytime.