SALMONELLA TYPHIMURIUM VACCINE LIVE CULTURE
Megan® Vac 1
RECOMMENDATION FOR USE
This vaccine is recommended as an aid in the reduction of Salmonella
typhimurium, Salmonella enteritidis and Salmonella heidelberg
colonization of the internal organs of young growing chickens and as
An aid in the reduction of Salmonella enteritidis colonization of the crop
and digestive tract, including the ceca. The ovaries and oviducts
Were not evaluated and therefore this vaccine is not indicated for use in
This vaccine is recommended for use at 1 day of age by spray. A
Second dose should be given at 14 days of age in the drinking water.
Rehydrate the vaccine with cool, sterile, non-chlorinated water, which
Contains no antimicrobials, in an amount sufficient to vaccinate the
I required number of chickens according to the directions of the spray
I cabinet or sprayer manufacturer. This is usually about 500 ml. per
5000 chicks. Use 5000 doses of vaccine to vaccinate 5000 chickens.
Do not dilute.
'Wear a mask and gloves while handling the vaccine. Avoid
Breathing the aerosolized vaccine.
DRINKING WATER METHOD
Remove disinfectant, sanitizers and antimicrobials from the drinking
Water 24 hours prior to and after vaccination. Mix vaccine in clean
Water which contains no sanitizing agents or antimicrobials. Use 50
Liters of water for each 5000 birds. Provide ample space for all birds to
Drink easily. Water containing vaccine should be consumed in 2 hours
Or less. To assure all birds drink, withhold water for one hour prior to
For veterinary use only.
Store at 35° to 45°F (2° to 7°C).
Vaccinate only healthy birds.
Use entire contents when vial is opened.
Burn all vials and unused contents.
Keep permanent vaccination records including vaccine serial number.
Do not vaccinate within 21 days of slaughter.
Follow vaccine storage directions.
This vaccine has been carefully manufactured and has passed all
tests for purity and potency according to the requirements of the
• Company and of the United States Department of Agriculture.
P Manufactured by: LOHMANN ANIMAL HEALTH INT.
Winslow, Maine 04901 U.S.A.
U.S. Veterinary License No. 196
U.S. Patent Reg. No. 5,389,368