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Bovigen Scour – Scour Protection That Lasts

4 months ago
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18th January, 2024 13h35

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Virbac Animal Health


Virbac is excited to announce changes to the SPC of one of their best-selling livestock brands Bovigen Scour.

Bovigen Scour is a one shot vaccine for the immunisation of pregnant cows and heifers to raise antibodies against E.coli F5 (K99), rotavirus and coronavirus. Passive immunity is achieved through feeding calves with sufficient colostrum from vaccinated cows during the first week of life.  The antibodies reduce the severity of diarrhoea and reduce the shedding of virus by calves infected with bovine rotavirus or bovine coronavirus.

Bovigen Scour has been granted a 10 day shelf life from first puncture of the vial.  The broached bottle must be kept refrigerated between 20C and 80C until the next use.  Whilst this may not seem a huge change, this significantly increases the cost effectiveness and convenience of use to farmers.  Bovigen Scour is available in 5 and 30 dose bottles. The SPC changes mean that:

For more information contact your Virbac Territory Manager.

Bovigen®Scour emulsion for injection for cattle contains inactivated antigens:  Bovine rotavirus strain TM-91, serotype G6P1; Bovine coronavirus strain C-197; Escheria coli strain EC/17 (F5/K99 antigens.)  POM-VPS   

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Virbac is a unique global, family run, company dedicated exclusively to animal health for over 50 years. Virbac offers a wide portfolio of innovative and award-winning products that combine quality, effectiveness and convenience for veterinary surgeons, nurses, and pet owners alike. 

Virbac Limited, Woolpit Business park, Windmill Avenue, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP30 9UP; Tel: 01359 243243  Email: [email protected] W: www.virbac.co.uk 


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