Vaccination Recommendations

 Please  see your health care provider for preventative health recommendations before traveling to Educador.  The CDC is a great up-to- date resource:

https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/destinations/traveler/none/ecuador

Hepatitis A
Hepatitis B  
Up to date Tetanus
Typhoid (this can be in two forms; either an injection or oral).  If you have been to Ecuador before, the injectable form is effective for 3 years and the oral form is good for 5 years.

You should be able to obtain all of these from your general physician.
Yellow Fever immunization IS NOT required.
No malaria medication is necessary.

 

Suggested First Aid Kit

Any prescription medication you may be taking
Band-Aids and antiseptic cream
Tylenol or any medication you would take for aches and pains
An antibiotic prescribed by your health care provider – in case you get  traveler’s diarrhea, and over the counter medication for diarrhea
Disinfectant wipes
Bug spray or wipes, and Anti-itch cream
Sunscreen