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Clostridium Perfringens Type A, Toxoid

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Clostridium Perfringens Type A, Toxoid

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Intervet/Merck Animal Health

Recommended for use in healthy chickens 10-15 weeks of age as an aid in the control of necrotic enteritis caused by the alpha toxin of Clostridium perfringens. Vaccination of pullets prior to laying provides passive antibodies for the protection of hatched chicks. This product is conditionally licensed and efficacy studies are in progress.


Shake well before use. Using aseptic technique, inject 0.5 mL subcutaneously or intramuscularly into each healthy pullet at 10-15 weeks of age. Revaccinate at 17-20 weeks of age.

Clostridium Perfringens Type A, Toxoid Caution

For veterinary use only. Store at 2° to 7°C (35° to 45°F). Do not freeze. Use entire contents when first opened. Do not vaccinate within 60 days of slaughter. Transient local reaction may occur at the injection site.


Gentamicin and thimerosal.


Extreme caution should be used when injecting oil emulsion vaccines to avoid injecting your own finger or hand. Accidental injection can cause serious local reaction. Contact a physician immediately if accidental injection occurs.

U.S. Veterinary License No. 165A

Schering-Plough Animal Health Corp., Omaha, Nebraska 68103 USA

1 800 219-9286 (USA)

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Schering-Plough Animal Health Corp.

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