UltraChoice™ 8 is for the vaccination of healthy cattle and sheep as an aid in the prevention of the following clostridial diseases of cattle and sheep:
Although Clostridium perfringens type B is not a significant problem in cattle and sheep living in North America, immunity is provided by the beta toxoid of type C and the epsilon toxoid of type D.
This clostridial combination vaccine contains killed cultures and does not require reconstitution prior to administration. UltraChoice™ 8 should be administered subcutaneously to cattle and sheep, with a second dose 4-6 weeks later. Annual revaccination with a single dose is recommended. May be administered to pregnant cows and calves nursing pregnant cows. Do not administer within 21 days before slaughter.
Supplied as either a 10 or 50 dose bottle. Needles and syringes sold separately.
Ingredients: UltraChoice™ 8 contains killed, standardized cultures of Clostridium chauvoei, Cl. septicum, Cl. haemolyticum, Cl. novyi, Cl. sordellii, and Cl. perfringens types C and D, with a special, water-soluble adjuvant (Stimugen?).
Indications: UltraChoice™ 8 is for use in healthy cattle and sheep as an aid in preventing blackleg caused by Cl. chauvoei; malignant edema caused by Cl. septicum; bacillary hemoglobinuria caused by Cl. haemolyticum; black disease caused by Cl. novyi; gas-gangrene caused by Cl. sordellii; and enterotoxemia and enteritis caused by Cl. perfringens types B, C, and D.
Dosage and Administration: Cattle- Administer 2 ml UltraChoice™ 8 Subcutaneous. Healthy cattle should receive 2 doses administered 4-6 weeks apart.
Sheep- Administer 1 ml UltraChoice™ 8 Subcutaneous in the neck, followed by a second dose 4-6 weeks later. For Cl. haemolyticum repeat the dose every 6 months in animals subject to reexposure. Annual revaccination with a single dose is recommended.
Storage: Store at 2°-7°C. Do not freeze.
Caution: UltraChoice™ 8 has a 21 day withdrawal.
Consult a veterinarian before administering vaccines.
Shipping: Ships on ice overnight
Restrictions: Cannot ship to Canada, inquire regarding restrictions to other countries