Pharmaceutical Name: Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae
Marketed since 1995, ARKO’s Ery Vac provides protection against Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae. Erysipelas is carried in the tonsils and the intestine of 30-50% of the swine population. Year round vaccination is the best protection against an outbreak of Erysipelas. Ery Vac is to be administered through the waterline and is available in 100 and 500 dose sizes, and should be administered at age 8 weeks or older. ARKO’s Ery Vac is the only freeze-dried vaccine approved for one dose protection on the market. This product should be stored at normal refrigeration temperature.