An inactivated vaccine for the prophylactic immunisation of calves and pregnant cattle as an aid to reducing or preventing bovine respiratory disease caused by bovine herpes virus 1 (IBRV), bovine viral diarrhoea virus type 1 (BVDV), parainfluenza virus type 3 (PI3V) and Mannheimia (Pasteurella) haemolytica
Respiravax is a ready-to-use aqueous vaccine containing inactivated BHV1 (IBR), PI3 and BVD type 1 viruses, as well as a leukotoxin-containing cell-free supernatant of Mannheimia (Pasteurella) haemolytica, adsorbed on to alhydrogel. Viruses are propagated in tissue culture, inactivated with formaldehyde and diluted to 106 TCID50 for BVH1 and PI3 and 105 TCID50 for BVDV per 1 ml dose. The leukotoxin component is a dilution of the cell-free supernatant of a three-hour fermentation culture. The vaccine contains no preservative, other than formaldehyde.
WITHDRAWAL PERIOD: 21 DAYS.
DO NOT VACCINATE WITHIN 21 DAYS PRIOR TO
SLAUGHTER. VACCINATE HEALTHY ANIMALS ONLY.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
USE ONLY AS DIRECTED. MAY BE USED DURING PREGNANCY AND LACTATION. Vaccinate only healthy cattle. Suspend the contents of the vial by gentle end-over-end mixing the vial at least six times.
Inject 1 ml per animal subcutaneously
Vials containing 20 ml (20 doses) and 100 ml (100 doses)