INACTIVATED OIL-EMULSION VACCINE, TO BE USED AS AN AID IN THE CONTROL OF PARATUBERCULOSIS (JOHNE’S DISEASE) IN SHEEP AND GOATS
FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY
1. Johne’s disease is a controlled disease in terms of the Animal Disease Act (Act 35/1984). The occurrence or suspicion of the disease thus has to be reported to the State Veterinary Services.
2. The vaccine may only be purchased subject to a prescription obtained from a state veterinarian.
3. The vaccine may only be used in infected herds under the direct supervision of a state veterinarian.
4. Vaccinated sheep and goats have to be permanently identified to the satisfaction of the state veterinarian.
COMPOSITION AND PROPERTIES:
Contains inactivated Mycobacterium paratuberculosis bacteria in an oil emulsion 250 mg/100 ml (m/v)
For the active immunisation of sheep and goats as an aid in the control of paratuberculosis. It reduces the clinical signs due to the disease, as well as faecal shedding of the organisms.
The use of this vaccine does not cure the disease.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE: Use only as directed
Shake well before use. Administer 1 ml subcutaneously, once only.
In infected herds, the vaccination should be carried out on all individuals, including adult animals.
Replacement animals should be vaccinated between 2 - 3 weeks and six months of age.
Avoid administering in weight bearing areas and areas subject to friction.
Gudair Vaccine should be injected high on the neck immediately behind the ear.
Store between 2 - 8 °C. Protect from light. Do not freeze.
PRESENTATION: 100 ml, 250 ml bottles
VIRBAC RSA (Pty) Ltd
(Reg No. 1990/003743/07)
Private Bag X115
Tel: +27 12 657 6000
South Africa Reg. No. G3268 (Act 36/1947)