AviPro Megan EggThis page contains information on AviPro Megan Egg for veterinary use.
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- AviPro Megan Egg Indications
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AviPro Megan EggThis treatment applies to the following species:
Directions For Use
SALMONELLA TYPHIMURIUM VACCINE
For use in animals only
Chickens: This product has been shown to be effective for the vaccination of healthy chickens 2 weeks of age or older against Salmonella Enteritidis. Duration of immunity has not been established for this product. For more information regarding efficacy and safety data, see productdata.aphis.usda.gov.
This product has been shown to be effective against colonization of Salmonella Enteritidis in the internal organs, including the ovaries and oviduct, and the intestinal tract and ceca of vaccinated chickens.
Recommended for use at 2, 4 and 16 weeks of age by coarse spray application.
Turkeys: This product has been shown to be effective for the vaccination of healthy turkeys 1 day of age or older against Salmonella Typhimurium. Duration of immunity has not been established for this product. For more information regarding efficacy and safety data, see productdata.aphis.usda.gov.
This product has been shown to be effective against colonization of Salmonella Typhimurium in the liver and spleen of vaccinated turkeys.
Recommended for use at 1 day of age by coarse spray application, followed by a revaccination in the drinking water at 3 weeks of age.
Drinking water administration:
Remove disinfectants, sanitizers and antimicrobials from the drinking water 24 hours before and after vaccination. Mix vaccine in clean water which contains no disinfectants, sanitizers or antimicrobials. For a vaccine vial of 1000 doses, mix the vial contents with the appropriate volume of drinking water to vaccinate 1000 birds. Provide ample space for all birds to drink easily. Water containing vaccine should be consumed in 2 hours or less. To assure all birds drink, withhold water for 1 hour prior to vaccination.
Coarse spray (aerosol) administration:
Rehydrate the vaccine with cool distilled water which contains no disinfectants, sanitizers or antimicrobials in an amount sufficient enough to vaccinate the required number of birds according to the directions of the spray cabinet or field sprayer manufacturer. Field spray application should be used only in houses that can be tightly closed. Close all windows, doors, vents, etc. and turn off fans. Spray each 1000 doses of vaccine directly into the faces of 1000 birds. Leave house closed for at least 15 minutes after spraying. Always use appropriate personal protective equipment during vaccination.
Store at 2° to 8°C (35° to 46°F).
Vaccinate only healthy birds.
Use entire contents when a vial is first opened.
Inactivate unused contents before disposal.
Do not mix with other products, except as specified on the labeling.
Keep permanent vaccination records, including vaccine serial number.
Do not vaccinate within 21 days before slaughter.
In case of human exposure, contact a physician.
Manufactured in the USA by: LOHMANN ANIMAL HEALTH INT., Winslow, Maine 04901 USA
U.S. Patent Reg. No. 5,389,368
AviPro, Megan, Elanco and the diagonal bar logo are trademarks of Elanco or its affiliates.
Presentation: 10 x 2,500 doses and 10 x 5,000 doses.
Distributed by ELANCO US, INC.
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