Clostridium perfringens D

Disease Overview

This is associated with enterotoxemia in cattle, and is also known as overeating disease. It is common in older calves that eat a high grain diet.

Merck Animal Health Solutions

For Clostridium perfringens D

For use in healthy swine as an aid in the control of ileitis caused by Lawsonia intracellularis, an aid in the reduction of colonization by Lawsonia and an aid in the reduction of duration of fecal shedding. Duration of immunity for at least 20 weeks has been demonstrated.

An aid in prevention of rotaviral diarrhea, enterotoxemia and colibacillosis in nursing pigs of vaccinated sows/gilts. Unique rotavirus and seven-way scours protection. Includes two major rotavirus serotypes G4 and G5 of Serogroup A. Freeze-dried MLV vaccine with bacterin/toxoid diluent.

Shown to be effective for the vaccination of healthy cattle against disease caused by Clostridium chauvoei (Blackleg), Cl. septicum (Malignant edema), Cl.novyi (Black disease), Cl. sordellii and Cl. perfringens Types C and D (Enterotoxemia) and Moraxella bovis (Pinkeye or infectious bovine keratoconjunctivitis).

Shown to be effective for the vaccination of healthy cattle against disease caused by Clostridium chauvoei (Blackleg), Cl. septicum (Malignant edema), Cl. novyi (Black disease), Cl. sordellii, Cl. perfringens Types C and D (Enterotoxemia), and Histophilus somni.

Vision 7 with SPUR

Shown to be effective for the vaccination of healthy cattle and sheep against disease caused by Clostridium chauvoei (Blackleg), Cl. Septicum (Malignant edema), Cl. novyi (Black disease), Cl. sordellii, Cl. perfringens Types C and D (Enterotoxemia).

Vision 8 Sommus with SPUR

Shown to be effective for the vaccination of healthy cattle against disease caused by Clostridium chauvoei, Cl. septicum, Cl. haemolyticum, Cl. novyi, Cl. sordellii, Cl. perfringens Type C and D, and Histophilus somni.

Vision 8 with SPUR

Shown to be effective for the vaccination of healthy cattle and sheep against disease caused by Clostridium chauvoei (Blackleg), Cl. septicum (Malignant edema), Cl. haemolyticum (Bacilliary Hemoglobinuria (Red water), Cl. novyi (Black disease), Cl. sordellii and Cl. perfringens Types C and D (Enterotoxemia).

Clinical Signs

  • Sudden deaths in best-conditioned animals
  • Circling
  • Pushing against fixed objects
  • Convulsions