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Singvac 3 Year Single Shot Bivalent Botulinum Vaccine: Quick Reference Guide

Species: Cattle

Ranges: Vaccines/Immunology

Singvac 3 Year

PRODUCT STATEMENT

For the prevention of botulism caused by Clostridium botulinum types C and D. A single dose is sufficient to protect animals being vaccinated for the first time. A second dose is not necessary until boosting is required 36 months later. In non endemic areas, where infection is rare, a 36 month booster interval may not provide optimal protection and annual vaccination is recommended.

COMPOSITION

  • Oil-based double emulsion vaccine containing toxoids of:
    • Clostridium botulinum type C
    • Clostridium botulinum type D

WHAT IS SINGVAC 3 YEAR VACCINE?

  • Provides active immunisation against botulism
  • Generates protective levels of circulating antibodies for at least 36 months
  • Only one initial injection required
  • Suitable for use in cattle

DOSAGE

  • 2mL dose by subcutaneous injection (high on the neck)
  • A second dose is not necessary until boosting is required 3 years later
  • Annual vaccination is recommended in non endemic areas where infection is rare

WITHHOLDING PERIODS/ESI

  • Meat/Milk: Nil
  • ESI: Not required

PRESENTATION

Liquid: 200mL, 500mL

STORAGE

Store between 2ºC and 8ºC (Refrigerate. DO NOT FREEZE). Protect from light

APVMA number

58461