What is MycoFLEX?

What is MycoFLEX?

What is MycoFLEX?

Ingelvac MycoFLEX® is a non-viscous, highly syringeable, one-dose, 1 mL mycoplasma vaccine that aids in the reduction of enzootic pneumonia caused by M. hyo when administered to pigs 3 weeks of age or older.

What is RespiSure?

RespiSure is a liquid, monovalent bacterin which stimulates the immune system of healthy swine of all ages as an aid in preventing chronic pneumonia caused by Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae. Category / Sub Category: Respisure® is an injectable vaccine.

What vaccines do piglets need?

Most veterinarians agree that at minimum, pet piglets should be vaccinated against the bacteria that cause the infections erysipelas, leptospirosis, and tetanus.

Is there a vaccine for pneumonia in pigs?

RespiSure-ONE ® allows for vaccination for mycoplasmal pneumonia when you process baby pigs. This is important because M. hyo may infect pigs within the first three weeks of life. When your goal is healthy herds, RespiSure-ONE provides early, easy and effective protection from the start.

What shots do you give newborn pigs?

We continue to recommend that the pigs be vaccinated for Mycoplasma, Erysipelas, and Circo Virus. All breeders that are farrowing show pigs need to vaccinate for these four diseases before they sell the pigs.

What do you give a pig with pneumonia?


  • Lincomycin – In feed, water, or by injection. – Spectinomycin – Injection.
  • Tiamulin – In feed, water, or by injection.
  • Tylosin – In feed, water, or by injection.
  • Chlortetracycline – In feed, or water.
  • Oxytetracycline – In feed, water, or by injection.

How do you treat a pig with pneumonia?

Swine exhibiting such pneumonia symptoms as thumping or coughing are best treated with injectable antibacterials. Tylan® 200 (Elanco) and Liquamycin® LA 200® (Pfizer) are examples of over-the-counter (OTC) antibiotics approved to treat swine pneumonia caused by P. multocida.

What do you inject piglets with?

There are five ways to give injectable medications to pigs: 1. In the muscle (Intramuscularly, also referred to as IM injection):…recommended needle sizes and lengths:

Intramuscular Injection Gauge Length
Baby Pigs 18 or 20 5/8″ or 1/2”
Nursery 16 or 18 3/4” or 5/8”
Finisher 16 1”

What medicine makes pigs grow faster?

They include Avilamycin, Carbadox, Flavomycin, Olaquindox, Spiramycin, Salinomycin, Tylosin (Tylan), Virginiamycin and Zinc bacitracin. At this time in the EU only Avilamycin and Salinomycin are now approved. These act by either lowering the pH of the intestinal contents and or they have an antibacterial effect.

Is Ginger good for pigs?

A new study indicates that either inulin and ginger supplementation of the feed of grower pigs could be effective in establishing a favorable gut microbial composition.