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Bar Vac 7/Somnus

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Bar Vac 7/Somnus

This treatment applies to the following species:
Company: Boehringer Ingelheim

Clostridium Chauvoei-Septicum-Novyi-Sordellii-Perfringens Types C & D-Haemophilus Somnus Bacterin-Toxoid

U.S. Vet. Lic. No.: 124


Prepared from cultures of the organisms listed. Alum precipitated.

Bar Vac 7/Somnus Indications

Recommended for the vaccination of healthy, susceptible cattle against diseases caused by Clostridium chauvoei, Cl. septicum, Cl. novyi, Cl. sordellii, Cl. perfringens Types C and D and Haemophilus somnus. Although Clostridium perfringens Type B is not a significant problem in the U.S.A., immunity may be provided against the beta and epsilon toxins elaborated by Clostridium perfringens Type B. This immunity is derived from the combination of Type C (beta) and Type D (epsilon) fractions.

Dosage and Administration

Using aseptic technique, inject 5 mL subcutaneously. Repeat in 21 to 28 days and once annually.

Precaution(s): Store out of direct sunlight at a temperature between 35-45°F (2-7°C). Avoid freezing. Shake well before using. Use entire contents when first opened.

Caution(s): Transient swelling at the injection site may occur. Anaphylactoid reactions may occur.

Antidote(s): Administer epinephrine.

Warning(s): Do not vaccinate within 21 days before slaughter.

18701-03 / 18702-03 / 18703-03

Presentation: 10 doses (50 mL), 50 doses (250 mL), and 200 doses (500 mL).

CPN: 10280091

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