Inactivated adsorbed vaccine against Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae in pigs

Content 2 ml of the vaccine contains:                              Inactivated strains of Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae producing toxins Apx I, Apx II and Apx III:                  Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae serotype 2                                                                         min.  4,8 log2 (*) Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae serotype 9                                                                          min.  5,2 log2 (*) Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae serotype 11                                                                        min.  4,9 log2(*) 

(*) Mean titre of agglutination antibodies after vaccination in rabbits

Target species Pigs.
Indication For active immunization of sows and piglets from the age of 6 weeks against pleuropneumonia caused by Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae.Active immunisation of sows gives the passive protection to newborn piglets during first weeks of age.
Contra-indications Do not vaccinate animals sick or suspected from any disease.
Dosage and route of of administration Intramuscular injection. Pregnant sows: 3 ml                 Weaned piglets: 2 ml
Recommended vaccination scheme

Pregnant sows:
Primary vaccination: First injection 4-5 weeks before expected farrowing Second injection at least 2 weeks before expected farrowing     
Booster: One injection 2-3 weeks before each farrowing

Weaned piglets:                                                          First injection: At the age of 6-8 weeks                       Revaccination: After 14-21 days.

Undiserable effects Occasionally a slight swelling up to 3 cm in diameter may be observed at the site of injection 24 hours after vaccination. It spontaneously disappears within 2 days after injection.
Withdrawal period None.
Size of package Vials with a content of 100 ml, 500 ml
Stability 24 months
Storage conditions Store at temperature between +2 to +8 °C, in dark and dry place. Prevent from frost.
Note Allow the vaccine to reach temperature 18 to 22°C before use. Shake vigorously before and during use! Once opened product use till 8-10 hours.
Country of MA Slovak Republic


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