Inactivated oil emulsified vaccine against fowl cholera.
PROPERTIES: PM-VAC is a vaccine manufactured from highly immunogenic strains of Pasteurella multocida, the bacteria responsible of fowl cholera . The bacterial cultures are inactivated and emulsified in light mineral oil to enhance and prolong the protection
COMPOSITION: Each 0.5 ml dose contains:
inactivated Pasteurella multocida, not less than 100 PD50 – thiomersal 0.05 mg – light mineral oil and sorbitanmonooleateq.s. 0.5 ml.
INDICATIONS: Prophylaxis of fowl cholera in chickens and turkeys.
ADMINISTRATION AND DOSAGE
PM-VAC must be inoculated subcutaneously in the back of the neck at a dose of 0.5 ml at 3-5 weeks of age. Inject a booster dose 4 weeks later.
– leave the vaccine to reach room temperature before use;
– shake vials thoroughly before and during use;
– once open, use vials within 24 hours;
– accidental injection of this vaccine into the vaccinator can cause serious localized reactions. Expert medical advice should be sought at once, informing the doctor that the vaccine is an oil emulsion.
STORAGE: Store in a refrigerator at +2°C to +8°C (avoid freezing).
SHELF-LIFE: 24 months.
PACKING: 250-ml vials (500 doses), 500-ml vials (1000 doses).