Footvax is a fluid vaccine containing ten strains of inactivated Dichelobacter nodosus with an oil adjuvant. Thiomersal 0.015 % w/v is added as a preservative. It is useful as an aid to treat and prevent footrot in sheep.
Emulsion for injection.
Each dose (1 ml) contains 10 μg pili of each of Dichelobacter nodosus serotypes A, B1, B2, C, D, E, F, G and H and 5 x 108 cells of D. nodosus serotype I. 60 % light mineral oil NF and 4.5 % manide oleate are added as adjuvants. 0.015 % Thiomersal is added as a preservative.
Indications for use
For the active immunisation of sheep as an aid to the prevention of footrot and reduction of lesions of footrot caused by serotypes of Dichelobacter nodosus.
Sheep - meat zero days.
20 ml, 50 ml or 250 ml low density polyethylene flexible pack closed with a pharmaceutical grade butyl rubber bung held in place with an aluminium seal.
Further information is available from the SPC Datasheet or package leaflet.
If you are not the prescribing veterinary surgeon, advice should be sought from the medicine prescriber.
Use Medicines Responsibly.
Date of preparation: February 2024