Fortress CDThis page contains information on Fortress CD for veterinary use.
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- Fortress CD Indications
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- Direction and dosage information for Fortress CD
Fortress CdThis treatment applies to the following species:
Clostridium Perfringens Types C & D Bacterin-Toxoid
U.s. Vet. Lic. No.190
ContentsThis product consists of killed, standardized cultures of Clostridium perfringens types C and D, with a special, water-soluble adjuvant (Stimugen™). Contains formalin as preservative.
Fortress CD IndicationsFor use in healthy cattle as an aid in preventing enterotoxemia and enteritis caused by Cl. perfringens types B, C, and D. Although Cl. perfringens type B is not a significant problem in North America, immunity is provided by the beta toxoid of type C and the epsilon toxoid of type D.
Fortress CD Dosage And AdministrationShake well. Aseptically administer 2 mL subcutaneously. Healthy cattle should receive 2 doses administered 4-6 weeks apart. Annual revaccination with a single dose is recommended.
Precaution(s)Store at 2°-7°C. Do not freeze. Use entire contents when first opened.
Fortress CD Caution(s)Not for use in sheep. Transient local swelling at injection site may occur following administration. As with many vaccines, anaphylaxis may occur after use. Initial antidote of epinephrine is recommended and should be followed with appropriate supportive therapy.
Warning(s)Do not vaccinate within 21 days before slaughter.
For veterinary use only.
Presentation10 dose (50 mL), 50 dose (100 mL) and 50 dose (250 mL) vials.
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