J-VAC

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J-VAC

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Merial

Antigen: E. coli (killed)

Cows, Heifers, Calves

Dosage: 2 mL (IM or SC)

J-VAC Indications

For the vaccination of healthy cattle (cows, heifers) as an aid in prevention of mastitis due to E. coli and the effects of endotoxemia caused by E. coli and Salmonella typhimurium.

DOSAGE: Shake well before using. As an aid in the prevention of mastitis, inject 2 ml (1 dose) intramuscularly or subcutaneously at 7 months of gestation or at dry off; revaccinate at 1 to 3 weeks before calving. Revaccinate annually as above.

As an aid in the prevention of the effects of endotoxemia, whole herd vaccination may be done at any time. Vaccinate with 2 ml (1 dose) followed by a second 2 ml dose 2 to 4 weeks later. Revaccinate annually as above.

Calves vaccinated under 6 months of age should be revaccinated after reaching 6 months of age.

Precautions

Store at 2-7°C (35-45°F). Do not freeze. Do not expose to heat or direct sunlight. Use entire contents when first opened. Do not use chemicals to sterilize syringes and needles. Do not vaccinate within 21 days prior to slaughter. Contains gentamicin and nystatin as preservatives. In rare instances, administration of vaccines may cause lethargy, fever and inflammatory or hypersensitivity types of reactions. Treatment may include antihistamines, anti-inflammatories, and/or epinephrine.

For Veterinary Use Only.

MERIAL, INC., Athens, GA 30601 USA

U.S. Vet. Lic. No. 298

www.merial.com

1-888-637-4251

J-VAC and the CATTLE HEAD logo are registered trademarks of MERIAL.

Contents:

 

Product No.

 

10 dose

20 ml vial

2688

RM861R4

50 dose

100 ml vial

2689

RM865R4

125 dose

250 ml vial

269001

RM1002R2

NAC No.: 11110414

MERIAL LTD.
3239 SATELLITE BLVD., DULUTH, GA, 30096
Telephone:   888-637-4251
Website:   www.merial.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the J-VAC information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the US product label or package insert.

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