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Apex-IHN (Canada)

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Apex-IHN

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Novartis (Aqua Health)

INFECTIOUS HAEMATOPOIETIC NECROSIS VIRUS VACCINE, DNA

For Veterinary Use Only

USES: For use in healthy salmonids as an aid in the prevention of disease caused by Infectious Haematopoietic Necrosis Virus.

VACCINATION PROGRAM: This vaccine has been shown to be safe and effective when administered by intramuscular injection to salmonids 10g or larger. It is recommended that vaccination should precede exposure of vaccinates to the disease agent by at least 400 degree-days (number of days multiplied by the mean water temperature [°C] during period). This product should be used as part of a comprehensive fish health program in consultation with a licensed veterinarian.

Dosage and Administration

Anaesthetize fish to immobilize and administer a 0.05 mL intramuscular injection in the area immediately anterior and lateral to the dorsal fin in the epaxial muscle.

CAUTIONS:

1. Shake well before use.

2. Store in original container at 2-8°C (35-46°F). DO NOT FREEZE.

3. Use entire contents when first opened.

4. Vaccinate healthy fish only.

5. Do not vaccinate within 60 days of slaughter.

6. If accidental injection of the operator occurs, the operator should seek medical attention immediately.

7. Any unused product should be disposed of by incineration.

Manufacturer: Novartis Animal Health Canada Inc., Charlottetown, PE, Canada C1E 2A7 • 1-800-387-6325

Can. Vet. Biol. Est. Lic. No. 40.

Distributed in the US by: Novartis Animal Health US, Inc., Larchwood, Iowa 51241 (US Vet. Permit No. 303A)

PCN: 17A5.D0 • 1-905-814-0840

Apex-IHN is a registered trademark of Novartis AG, Basel, Switzerland.

www.aqua.novartis.com

250 mL (5000 doses)

L-110-4

NAC No.: 1235012.6

NOVARTIS ANIMAL HEALTH CANADA, INC.
(Aqua Health Business)

37 MCCARVILLE ST., WEST ROYALTY INDUSTRIAL PARK, CHARLOTTETOWN, PE, C1E 2A7
Telephone:   1-902-367-7323
Customer Service:   1-877-544-4966
Sales and Technical Information:   1-800-387-6325
Fax:   902-370-3208
Email:   tanya.knudson@novartis.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Apex-IHN information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the Canadian product label or package insert.

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