HESKA Feline UltraNasal FVRC VaccineThis page contains information on HESKA Feline UltraNasal FVRC Vaccine for veterinary use.
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HESKA Feline UltraNasal FVRC VaccineThis treatment applies to the following species:
Feline Rhinotracheitis-Calici Vaccine
Modified Live Virus, Code 16C1.22
For Use in Cats and Kittens Only
Description and General Information: Feline Rhinotracheitis-Calici Vaccine, MLV is designed for nasal administration. Each of the viruses are widespread and are common disease causing agents of cats.
HESKA Feline UltraNasal FVRC Vaccine Indications
Recommended for the vaccination of healthy, susceptible cats against feline herpesvirus-1 (the cause of feline rhinotracheitis) and feline calicivirus. Cats can be vaccinated with a single dose at 12 weeks of age. If cats are vaccinated at less than 12 weeks of age, a second vaccination should be administered at 12 - 16 weeks of age. Annual revaccination is recommended.
PrecautionsStore out of direct sunlight at a temperature between 35°F and 45°F (2°C - 7°C). Use the entire contents of the vaccine when first opened. Do not vaccinate pregnant animals. Burn containers and all unused contents.
In rare instances, reactions can occur due to unusual sensitivity following use of this product. In such cases, administer epinephrine as an antidote. The vaccine will not protect against disease in the face of incubating feline herpesvirus, or feline calicivirus infection. Therefore, only healthy cats should be considered as candidates for vaccination.
Transient sneezing for one or more days after vaccination is not uncommon. A small number of cats may experience other mild post-vaccination side effects including ocular and/or nasal discharge, GI signs (such as vomiting) or, in rare instances, nasal or oral ulcers. These signs are usually mild and clear without treatment.
Contains gentamicin and fungistat as preservatives.
Dosage and AdministrationAdminister a single 0.2 ml dose intranasally, divided into both nostrils. NOTE: Use a new dropper for each cat vaccinated. No needles are necessary to administer the vaccine. This vaccine is NOT intended for intramuscular or subcutaneous injection.
STEP 1: Remove the cap and rubber stopper from one vial of sterile diluent and one vial of lyophilized vaccine.
STEP 2: Using the nasal dropper, transfer the sterile diluent (0.2 ml) to the lyophilized vaccine vial.
STEP 3: Mix the vaccine in the vial with a gentle swirling motion.
STEP 4: Once dissolved, immediately withdraw the rehydrated vaccine into the nasal dropper.
STEP 5: Vaccinate the cat by placing the vaccine equally in each nostril. Avoid touching the nose with the dropper.
Contains 20 (1 dose) vials of dry vaccine, 20 (0.2 ml) vials of sterile diluent and 20 droppers.
Keep refrigerated at a temperature between 35°F and 45°F. Store out of direct sunlight.
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