Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Recommended vaccinations

Routine vaccination:

Vaccinations included in the vaccination schedule to be updated

Hepatitis A

1 injection two weeks before departure, booster 1 to 3 (5) years later

Children: aged ≥1 year.

Based on your travel plans:

Hepatitis B

For long or frequent trips

Two injections one month apart

Booster 6 months later. When protection is needed as early as possible (with almost imminent departure), an accelerated schedule of three injections within a short interval and a fourth dose 1 year later is feasible, in adults only.

Typhoid

For long trips or in conditions of poor hygiene

Children: aged ≥2 years

Rabies

For long trips to isolated areas

Children: as soon as they can walk

Tick-borne encephalitis

If staying in rural or forest areas, from spring to autumn

Children: aged ≥1 year

Malaria prevention

There is no malaria in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

(Source: Weekly Epidemiological Bulletin [BEH] – Health Recommendations for Travelers)

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