Vaccination before the trip to the Dominican Republic
Tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis
Measles, mumps, rubella
Cholera / ETEC
Recommendation for longer stays in the country
Recommended for children who cannot report bites, people who have to work with animals, expose themselves to risk or when adequate medical care cannot be guaranteed.
Only if you arrive within 6 days (ie stay, transit> 12h) from areas with yellow-fever transmission.
In some areas of the Dominican Republic, prophylaxis with malaria tablets may be recommended.
There is a risk of mosquito-borne diseases such as dengue fever and Zika. Protect yourself from mosquito bites.
There is a risk of rabies. Do not contact mammals and seek immediate medical attention if you are bitten.