Nobivac Bb Vaccine for Cats

Nobivac Bb Vaccine for Cats

  • Box of 5 Doses £58.99

Description

Bordetella vaccination for cats

Presentation

Contains at least 106.3 cfu live Bordetella bronchiseptica strain B-C2, per 0.2 ml dose of reconstituted suspension.

Uses

For active immunisation of cats, of 1 month of age or older, to reduce clinical signs of Bordetella bronchiseptica associated upper respiratory tract disease.

Dosage and administration

One dose, of 0.2 ml of reconstituted vaccine at least 72 hours prior to period of anticipated risk. For intra-nasal administration.

Allow the solvent to reach room temperature (15 - 25°C). Aseptically reconstitute the freeze-dried vaccine with 0.3 ml of the sterile solvent provided. Shake well after addition of the solvent. Withdraw 0.2 ml of reconstituted vaccine into an appropriate syringe, remove the needle and administer the complete contents of the syringe into one of the cat’s nostrils.

Advice on correct administration

The head of the cat should be held with the nose pointing upward and the mouth closed, so that it is forced to breathe through its nostrils. Place the syringe in front of one of the nostrils and carefully administer the whole contents of the syringe into the nasal cavity via this nostril. The vaccine is administered directly from the tip of the syringe onto the opening of the nostril and enters the nasal cavity during inhalation.

Contra-indications, warnings, etc

Do not use in pregnant or lactating queens.

Sneezing, coughing, mild and transient discharge from the eyes or nose may occasionally occur. After overdose, identical signs appear particularly in very young susceptible kittens. In animals, which show more severe signs, appropriate antibiotic treatment may be indicated.

Only healthy cats should be vaccinated.

Sneezing by cats after administration does not adversely affect the efficacy of the product.

Do not mix with any other product except the solvent supplied for use with the vaccine.

Do not administer during antibiotic treatment, or in conjunction with any other intranasal product.

If any antibiotic is administered within one week after vaccination, the vaccination should be repeated after the antibiotic treatment has been completed.

Vaccinated animals can spread the Bordetella bronchiseptica vaccine strain for six weeks; in individual cases for at least one year. Intermittent spreading is also possible.

Although the risk of immunocompromised humans becoming infected with Bordetella bronchiseptica is extremely low, it is advised that cats that are in close contact with immunocompromised humans are not vaccinated with this vaccine. Such individuals should also be made aware that cats can shed the organism for up to 1 year after vaccination.

Dogs, pigs and unvaccinated cats may react to the vaccine strain with mild and transient respiratory signs. Other animals, such as rabbits and small rodents, have not been tested.

Appropriate disinfection procedures should be used following use of this live bacterial vaccine e.g. in cases of accidental spillage.

Operator warning

In case of accidental self-administration seek medical advice immediately and show the package insert or the label to the physician.

Withdrawal period

Not applicable.

For animal treatment only. Keep out of reach of children.

Pharmaceutical precautions

Store at +2°C to +8°C. Protect from light.

Dispose of waste material that has had contact with the active substance by boiling, incineration or immersion in an appropriate disinfectant approved for use by the competent authorities.

Legal category

POM-V

Packaging Quantities

Cartons of 5 single dose vials with solvent.

Further information

The onset of immunity was established in 8 week old cats as early as 72 hours after vaccination.

The duration of immunity is up to 1 year.

No information is available on the safety and efficacy from the use of this vaccine with any other. It is therefore recommended that no other vaccine should be administered within 14 days before or after vaccination with the product.

Marketing authorisation number

EU/2/02/034/001.

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All prices include VAT where applicable.

Delivery Information

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What do you charge for delivery?

For UK delivery, we charge the following:

Order Total Weight Delivery
£0-£28.99 Under 2kg £2.99
2kg+ £4.99
£29-£38.99 Under 2kg Free
2kg+ £4.99
£39+ Under 2kg Free
2kg+ Free

Prices quoted are for delivery to all parts of mainland UK except certain Scottish postcodes (where the price is higher for items sent by courier. Delivery of food abroad (including Channel Islands, N. Ireland and other islands around the UK) is charged at a higher price and free delivery is not available. Temperature controlled products, such as Insulin, are also not always subject to the standard and/or free delivery options.

For full information on our delivery charges, including prices on heavy deliveries to Scotland and abroad, see our delivery information page.

We can deliver most items to all around the world, but prices do vary. The majority of light weight orders (less than 1.5kg) can be delivered for a flat rate of £10. For an accurate estimate of the delivery charge, please put the items you require in your basket and use the "Estimate Delivery" system on the shopping basket page (you only need to enter your country and postal/zip code) for a quick quote. For deliveries to the USA you may need to go to the checkout page and enter your full address to get a quote (as some services need your state in order to quote too). For more information on international deliveries, please see our delivery information page.

Delivery of aerosols

Due to air freight restrictions aerosols cannot ever be sent abroad by Royal Mail. We appreciate your understanding.

Delivery of temperature controlled items

Some products, such as insulin and frozen food, need to be delivered in insulated packaging to prevent them from getting too warm (or too cold) during transit from us to you. Purchasing any of these items in your order will result in a £1.99 charge being added to the total to cover the high cost of the insulated packaging materials. You only pay the £1.99 once per order, regardless of how many temperature controlled items you purchase in that order.

How do I cancel or return an order?

Please call us as soon as possible if you need to amend or cancel an order on 01582 842096. If your order has been processed for dispatch we will be unable to cancel or amend the order. You will however be able to return your product for a full refund*.

To return an item, you must contact us by phone or email to arrange this BEFORE posting any product back to us. We will explain the process at this stage for you.

*For full details on returns, see our terms and conditions page.

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