Covexin 10 Sheep

Covexin 10 is designed as a vaccine for of sheep and cattle against diseases caused by Clostridium perfringens type A, C. perfringens type B, C. perfringens type C, C. perfringens type D, Clostridium chauvoei,Clostridium novyi type B, Clostridium septicum, Clostridium sordellii and Clostridium haemolyticum and against tetanus caused by Clostridium tetani. The herd or flock should be vaccinated at least two weeks before a period of risk. This period of risk could include events such as breeding, partuition and housing. For animals that have never recieved a clostrisial vaccine two doses should be administered, 4-6 weeks apart. A single booster dose should be administered at 6 to 12 month intervals. Administer via subcutaneous injection in to loose skin on the neck. Shake bottle well to evenly mix the solution before withdrawal.

Description

A multiclostridial vaccine for cattle and sheep from 2 weeks of age to prevent mortality, lesions and clinical signs of disease caused by Clostridium perfringens type A (haemorrhagic enteritis), C. perfringens type B (lamb dysentery), C. perfringens type C (necrotic enteritis), C. perfringens type D (pulpy kidney), C. chauvoei (black quarter), C. novyi type B, C. septicum (malignant oedema), C. tetani (tetanus), C. sordellii (sudden death syndrome) and C. haemolyticum (C. novyi type D).

For the active immunisation of sheep and cattle against diseases associated with infections caused by Clostridium perfringens type A, C.perfringens type B, C.perfringens type C, C.perfringens type D, Clostridium chauvoei, Clostridium novyi type B, Clostridium septicum, Clostridium sordellii and Clostridium haemolyticum and against tetanus caused by Clostridium tetani. For the passive immunisation of lambs and calves against infections caused by the above mentioned clostridial species (except C.haemolyticum in sheep). The onset of immunity is two weeks after the primary course.

Indications

For the active immunisation of sheep and cattle from 2 weeks of age to prevent mortality, lesions and clinical signs of disease caused by Clostridium perfringens type A (enterotoxemia, haemorrhagic enteritis), C. perfringens type B (lamb dysentery), C. perfringens type C (necrotic enteritis), C. perfringens type D (enterotoxemia/pulpy kidney), C. chauvoei (blackleg/black quarter), C. novyi type B (infectious necrotic hepatitis), C. septicum (malignant oedema), C. tetani (tetanus), C. sordellii (sudden death syndrome/haemorrhagic enteritis) and C. haemolyticum (bacillary haemoglobinuria).
Immunity is established within 14 days of administration of the second dose and lasts for 1 year.

Dosage & Administration

Sheep – from 2 weeks of age – 1 ml

Cattle – from 2 weeks of age – 2 ml

Primary vaccination: Two doses should be administered, 4-6 weeks apart.

Booster vaccination: A single dose should be administered at 6 to 12 month intervals.

Precaution

  • Withdrawal period: Do not slaughter animals for human consumption within 21 days* of vaccination.
  • Vaccinate healthy animals only.
  • It is not recommended that other vaccines be administered within 14 days before or after vaccination with this product.
  • Only sterile syringes and needles should be used. The injection should be made through an area of clean, dry skin.
  • Partially used containers and vaccination equipment should be discarded according to local waste disposal regulations at the end of the day’s operations, as under field conditions it may be difficult to avoid accidental contamination.
  • Cattle: Swelling may occur at the site of injection which should resolve within 1 to 2 months. The incidence and severity may be higher in calves less than 1 month of age.
  • Sheep: Swelling may occur at the site of injection which should resolve within 1 to 2 months post-vaccination.
  • As with any vaccine occasional hypersensitivity reactions may occur. In such cases consult your veterinarian.
  • KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN, UNINFORMED PERSONS AND ANIMALS.
  • Although this vaccine has been tested under a large variety of conditions, failure thereof may ensue as a result of a wide range of reasons. If this is suspected, seek veterinary advice and notify the registration holder.

Prices of Covexin 10 Sheep

$35.00 – $44.00

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