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Invented name: Circovac   
Auth. number : EU/2/07/075
Active substance : Not available
ATC: Anatomical main group: QI - Immunologicals
Therapeutic subgroup: QI09 - Immunologicals for suidae
Pharmacological subgroup: QI09A - Pig
Chemical subgroup: QI09AA - Inactivated viral vaccines
Chemical substance: QI09AA07 - Porcine circovirus
(See WHO ATCvet Index)
Indication: Sows and gilts: Passive immunisation of piglets via the colostrum, after active immunisation of sows and gilts, to reduce lesions in lymphoid tissues associated with PCV2 infection and as an aid to reduce PCV2-linked mortality.
Duration of immunity: up to 5 weeks after transfer of passive antibodies through colostrum intake.
Piglets: Active immunisation of piglets to reduce faecal excretion of PCV2 and virus load in blood, and as an aid to reduce PCV2 linked clinical signs, including wasting, weight loss and mortality as well as to reduce virus load and lesions in lymphoid tissues associated with PCV2 infection.
Onset of immunity: 2 weeks.
Duration of immunity: at least 14 weeks after vaccination.
Marketing Authorisation Holder: Merial
29 avenue Tony Garnier, F-69007 Lyon, France
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Close date procedure Procedure type EMEA number Decision summary publ decision docs annex
25/06/2007 Centralised - Authorisation EMEA/V/C/114 (2007)3140 of 21/06/2007
27/08/2008 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/114/II/1 (2008)4674 of 25/08/2008
19/11/2008 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/114/IB/2
Updated with Decision(2009)4583 of 08/06/2009
10/06/2009 Centralised - Variation (2009)4583 of 08/06/2009
24/07/2009 Centralised - Variation (no change in Commission Decision) EMEA/V/C/114/II/3
24/09/2009 Centralised - Variation (no change in Commission Decision) EMEA/V/C/114/II/4
03/12/2010 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/114/II/5 (2010)8649 of 29/11/2010
10/05/2011 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/114/IB/6/G
Updated with Decision(2011)9183 of 05/12/2011
07/12/2011 Centralised - Variation (2011)9183 of 05/12/2011
14/05/2012 Centralised - Renewal EMEA/V/C/114/R/7 (2012)3217 of 10/05/2012
16/05/2013 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/114/II/8
Updated with Decision(2014)3417 of 16/05/2014
20/05/2014 Centralised - Yearly update (2014)3417 of 16/05/2014