Covexin For Goats

The Covexin 8 Vaccine protects healthy cattle and sheep against 8 clostridial organisms including CI. Chauvoei, CI. Septicum, CI. Novyi Type B, CI. Haemolyticum (known elsewhere as CI. Novyi Type D), CI. Tenani and CI. Perfringens Types C and D. Can be used subcutaneously (SQ) or intramuscularly (IM) for cattle and should be used subcutaneously for sheep.Vaccination protocols should be minimally aimed toward the prevention of diseases in your herd and should be developed in consultation with your local veterinarian.

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).

Features of Covexin For Goats

7-way blackleg including red water, plus tetanus protection for cattle and sheep. For prevention of Clostridium chauvoei, septicum, novyi, perfringens Types C & D, haemolyticum (bacillary hemoglobinuria/red water) and tetani. Give cattle 5 ml IM or SQ. Repeat in 6 weeks and once annually. Calves vaccinated before 3 months of age should be revaccinated at weaning or 4-6 months of age. Give sheep 5 ml SQ, followed by a 2 ml SQ dose in 6 weeks and once annually.

Indication


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.

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.

Dosage

CATTLE: 5 mL injection administered subcutaneously or intramuscularly followed by a second 5 mL dose given six weeks later. Revaccinate annually with 5 mL prior to periods of extreme risk or parturition.

SHEEP: 5 mL injection administered subcutaneously followed by a second 2 mL dose given six weeks later. Revaccinate annually with 2 mL prior to periods of extreme risk or parturition.

Prices of Covexin For Goats

$12.79- $50.10

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