A vaccine for strains A, C, W135 and Y are available and should be considered, especially for extended trips or if mixing very closely with the local population during risk season. A certificate of vaccination may be required if visiting Saudi Arabia. Please note only Meningitis C is given in schools. A single vaccine last 3 -5 years, this is dependent on Visa requirements.
|Age of Use||Doses Required||Schedule||Time Before Travel||Booster Required|
|2 months+||1-2||-||10 days||Enquire with your Nomad Travel Nurse|
*Vaccines work best if given time to become active. This vaccine can be given up to the day before travel and will provide some cover.