Product Details - PILIGUARD® PINKEYE-1 TRIVALENT

Cattle

Product Class

FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY

 

MORAXELLA BOVIS BACTERIN

PILIGUARD PINKEYE-1 TRIVALENT

Reg. No. G2803 (Act 36/1947)

Namibia Reg. No. V03/24.4/755 NS0

 

INDICATIONS

For use in healthy cattle to aid in the prevention of pinkeye associated with infection by Moraxella bovis strains expressing pili similar to those expressed by isolates referred to by MSD Animal Health as Strains EPP 63, FLA 64 and SAH 38.

 

COMPOSITION

Contains chemically inactivated cultures of Moraxella bovis isolates referred to by MSD Animal Health as Strains EPP 63, FLA 64 and SAH 38 in an oil emulsion adjuvant.

 

STORAGE

  • Store between 2 °C and 7 °C in refrigerator.
  • Do not freeze.

 

WARNINGS

  • Withdrawal period: Do not vaccinate within 60 days prior to slaughter.
  • Hypersensitivity reactions may occur with a biological product and can cause temporary reduced milk production in lactating cattle.
  • Extreme caution should be used when injecting any oil emulsion vaccine to avoid injecting your own finger or hand. Accidental injection can cause serious local reaction. Contact a physician immediately if accidental injection occurs.
  • Use may occasionally lead to development of granulomas which may persist for several weeks.
  • Transient local reaction may occur at the injection site. If allergic response occurs, seek veterinary advice.
  • KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN, UNINFORMED PERSONS AND ANIMALS.
  • Although this remedy has been extensively 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.

 

PRECAUTIONS

Discard any unused product, after first opened, as well as all empty containers according to local waste disposal regulations and do not reuse for any other purpose.

 

DIRECTIONS FOR USE - USE ONLY AS DIRECTED

Shake well before use.

  • The vaccine may be warmed to room temperature prior to injection.
  • Inject 2 mℓ subcutaneously or intramuscularly into the neck 3 to 6 weeks prior to onset of pinkeye season.
  • Annual revaccination is recommended.

 

PRESENTATION

20 mℓ (10 dose) or 100 mℓ (50 dose)

 

REGISTRATION HOLDER

Intervet South Africa (Pty) Ltd.

20 Spartan Road

Spartan, 1619, RSA

Tel: +27 (0) 11 923 9300

Fax: +27 (0) 11 392 3158

www.msd-animal-health.co.za

MANUFACTURER

Intervet Inc.

21401 West Center Road,

Elkhorn,

Nebraska 68022-2202, USA

 

DATE OF PUBLICATION OF THIS PACKAGE INSERT

08 November 2009