Countries At Risk

Hepatitis A occurs worldwide however the majority of cases occurs in developing countries with poor sanitation and hygiene commonly in Africa, Asia, South & Central America.

Risk Map

Travel Precautions

Only drink from a sealed water bottle or boiled water. Avoid ice and salad that has been washed with tap water. Only eat fruit that can be peeled and avoid uncooked food. Ensure that food is freshly cooked and piping hot.

Signs & Symptoms

It can take up to 14-28 days for symptoms to arise. The severity of symptoms can range from mild to severe and include fever, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea muscle aches, weight loss, abdominal pain and yellowing of the skin and eyes.

The Vaccination

Once vaccinated with Hepatitis A a booster is required after a minimum of 6 months. Once the booster has been administered the individual will be covered against Hepatitis A for 25 years.

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Popular Vaccines

Find out everything about these popular vaccines we can provide at the Ealing Travel Clinic.

  • Chickenpox
  • Cholera
  • Dengue Fever Vaccine (Qdenga)
  • Diphtheria
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Japanese Encephalitis
  • Malaria
  • Meningitis B
  • Meningococcal Meningitis
  • MMR
  • Polio
  • Private Covid Vaccine
  • Rabies
  • Shingles
  • Tetanus
  • Tick Borne Encephalitis
  • Typhoid
  • Yellow Fever

Vaccine not listed? Don’t worry, we can provide any travel vaccine. Contact us for more information.

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