• Typhoid fever is a potentially severe and occasionally life-threatening febrile disease acquired by consuming contaminated food or water.
  • Typhoid is especially prevalent in the Indian subcontinent and is also a risk throughout Asia, Africa and regions of South and Central America.
  • An injectable typhoid vaccine provides immunity for 2 years before requiring a booster.
  • Another effective form of the typhoid vaccine that provides up to 5 years of protection