Bacterin - Toxoid
Cat. #11442 20ml 10 Dose
Cat. #11444 100ml 50 Dose
VETERINARY USE ONLY
INDICATIONS: For use in
healthy sheep as an aid in the prevention of Caseous lymphadenitis.
A detoxified and purified whole
culture of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis.
Contains thimerosal as a preservative.
DIRECTIONS: Store at 2° to 7°
C. Do not freeze. Shake well before use. Use entire contents when
first opened. Do not vaccinate within 21 days before slaughter.
Use sterile equipment
(needle and syringe) for each animal.
It has been shown that this
product will control Caseous lymphadenitis when sheep are
vaccinated prior to exposure to the disease. It has also been
shown that little or no benefit can be expected when animals with
visible signs of the disease are vaccinated. Those showing
infection should be immediately culled from the flock and disposed
of or held away from those animals that appear to be in good
Slight lameness (soreness) in
lambs may be observed, along with lethargy, in a percentage of the
mature animals following vaccination. Sheep are inclined to become
depressed and may limp after foreign substances are administered
or because of increased exertion and stimulation of vaccination.
While noticeable, these symptoms usually disappear within 24-48
hours and can be considered minor vaccination reactions. If
suggested care is taken in preparing vaccination equipment and in
administering the product there should be no abscessation at the
site of injection.
reaction may occur following administration of products of this
nature. If noted, administer adrenalin or equivalent.
In the event of accidental human
exposure, consult a physician.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION:
Inject 2 ml subcutaneously in axillary space. Repeat full 2 ml
dose in 4 weeks (opposite axillary space). Revaccinate annually
using a single dose.