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AviPro Megan Vac 1

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AviPro Megan Vac 1

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Manufacturer: L.A.H.I.

Directions For Use

FOR

SALMONELLA TYPHIMURIUM VACCINE

LIVE CULTURE

GENE MODIFIED

FOR VETERINARY USE ONLY

RECOMMENDATION FOR USE

AviPro Megan Vac 1 Indications

This vaccine is recommended as an aid in the reduction of Salmonella typhimurium, Salmonella enteritidis and Salmonella heidelberg colonization of the internal organs of young growing chickens and as an aid in the reduction of Salmonella enteritidis colonization of the crop and digestive tract, including the ceca. The ovaries and oviducts were not evaluated and therefore this vaccine is not indicated for use in sexually mature birds.

This vaccine is recommended for use at 1 day of age by spray. A second dose should be given at 14 days of age in the drinking water.

Spray Method

Remove disinfectant, sanitizers and antimicrobials from the drinking water 24 hours prior to and after vaccination. Rehydrate the vaccine with cool, sterile, non-chlorinated water, which contains no antimicrobials, in an amount sufficient to vaccinate the required number of chickens according to the directions of the spray cabinet or sprayer manufacturer. This is usually about 500 ml. per 5000 chicks. Use 5000 doses of vaccine to vaccinate 5000 chickens. Do not dilute.

Wear a mask and gloves while handling the vaccine. Avoid breathing the aerosolized vaccine.

Drinking Water Method

Remove disinfectant, sanitizers and antimicrobials from the drinking water 24 hours prior to and after vaccination. Mix vaccine in clean water which contains no sanitizing agents or antimicrobials. Use 50 liters of water for each 5000 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 one hour prior to vaccination.

Precautions

For veterinary use only.

Store at 2 - 7°C (35 - 45°F).

Vaccinate only healthy birds.

A small percentage of vaccinated birds may react to pullorum - typhoid tests. It is recommended that vaccination occur after testing is complete.

Any potential interference with concurrent vaccinations with other poultry vaccines has not been evaluated.

Use entire contents when vial opened.

Burn all vials and unused contents.

Keep permanent vaccination records including vaccine serial number.

Do not vaccinate within 21 days of slaughter.

This vaccine has been carefully manufactured and has passed all tests for purity and potency according to the requirements of the Company and of the United States Department of Agriculture.

Manufactured by: LOHMANN ANIMAL HEALTH INTERNATIONAL, Winslow, Maine 04901 U.S.A.

U.S. Veterinary License No. 196

U.S. Patent Reg. No. 5,389,368

 

List

10x5000 doses

5000

10x10 000 doses

5000

CPN: 1008129.1

LOHMANN ANIMAL HEALTH INTERNATIONAL
Distributed by ELANCO ANIMAL HEALTH
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