Vectormune® ND product information

COMPOSITION

  • VECTORMUNE® ND contains a live frozen serotype 3 Marek (HVT) vector vaccine virus indicated for use in chickens.
  • The HVT in VECTORMUNE® ND expresses key protective Newcastle
     disease virus antigen.

INDICATIONS

  • VECTORMUNE® ND is indicated as an aid in the prevention of Newcastle disease and Marek’s disease in chickens.
  • Vaccinate embryonated eggs at 18 to 19 days of incubation or day-old chicks

ADMINISTRATION

Prior to use, thaw the vaccine and reconstitute immediately using the sterile Marek vaccine diluent.
Inject:

  • In ovo: 0.05 ml per embryonated egg,
  • Subcutaneous route: 0.2 ml per day-old chick.

SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS FOR USE

Vaccinate healthy susceptible birds only. VECTORMUNE® ND must be the only HVT vaccine administered to the chickens. Good management practices are recommended to reduce exposure to Newcastle disease virus and Marek’s disease virus for at least two weeks following vaccination.

WITHDRAWAL PERIOD

  • 21 days.

STORAGE

  • Store the vaccine in liquid nitrogen.

WARNING

Be familiar with all safety and precautionary measures for handling liquid nitrogen to prevent personal injury. 

 
For veterinary use only