Benin health regulations

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Benin 🇧🇯

Get required, recommended and general health regulations advice before travelling to Benin. Zika is a risk in Benin. Benin is part of Africa with main city at Porto Novo. Its Least Developed country with a population of 11M people. The main currency is West African CFA franc. The languages spoken are French.
👍 Least Developed   👨‍👩‍👦‍👦 11M people

Health Regulations

🚑 Required health regulations for Benin

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💊 Recommended health regulations for Benin

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🏥 General health regulations for Benin

  • Zika is a risk in Benin. Because of the risk of birth defects in babies born to women who were infected with Zika while pregnant, women who are pregnant or planning to become pregnant should discuss their travel plans with their doctor. For further information on this recommendation, please visit the CDCZika Risk in Countries with Endemic Zika.

  • Dengue, chikungunya, African tick-bite fever and African trypanosomiasis (African sleeping sickness) are diseases carried by insects that occur in Africa. For information on disease prevention, please visit the CDCInsect Protection Advice.

  • H5N1 Avian Influenza has been reported in Benin. For further information, please visit the CDCAvian Flu Advice.

  • Many countries in Africa have high HIV prevalence rates. For further information, please visit the CDC HIV Advice.

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Last updated: January 29, 2020