This page contains information on Fusogard for veterinary use.
The information provided typically includes the following:
  • Fusogard Indications
  • Warnings and cautions for Fusogard
  • Direction and dosage information for Fusogard


This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Novartis (Farm Animal)

Fusobacterium Necrophorum Bacterin

For Use In Animals Only

Fusogard Indications

For use in healthy cattle, 6 months of age or older, as an aid in the reduction of clinical signs of footrot and the number and size of liver abscesses caused by Fusobacterium necrophorum.


Directions For Use

Shake well before using. Administer 2 mL subcutaneously. In accordance with Beef Quality Assurance guidelines, this product should be administered subcutaneously (under the skin) in the neck. For footrot revaccinate in 3 weeks. For liver abscesses revaccinate in 60 days. Revaccinate annually or anytime endemic conditions exist, exposure is imminent, or as recommended by your veterinarian.


Store out of direct sunlight at 2°-7° C (35°-45° F). DO NOT FREEZE. Use entire contents when first opened. Do not vaccinate within 21 days prior to slaughter. Anaphylactic reactions may occur. Symptomatic treatment: Epinephrine.

U.S. Vet. License No. 303; Novartis Animal Health US, Inc., Larchwood, IA 51241 USA; ©2007 Novartis; Registered trademarks of Novartis AG

10 Doses

20 mL


50 Doses

100 mL


250 Doses

500 mL


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