LeptoVax 4This page contains information on LeptoVax 4 for veterinary use.
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- LeptoVax 4 Indications
- Warnings and cautions for LeptoVax 4
- Direction and dosage information for LeptoVax 4
LeptoVax 4This treatment applies to the following species:
Leptospira Canicola-Grippotyphosa-Icterohaemorrhagiae-Pomona Bacterial Extract
Not intended for use as diluent for live vaccines.*
For Veterinary Use Only
For subcutaneous vaccination of healthy dogs, 6 weeks of age or older, as an aid in the prevention of disease caused by Leptospira canicola, Leptospira grippotyphosa, Leptospira icterohaemorrhagiae and Leptospira pomona.
Dose: Dogs, inject one 1 mL dose subcutaneously using aseptic technique. All dogs 6 weeks of age or older should receive one dose of LeptoVax® 4 and a second dose 2 to 3 weeks later. Annual revaccination with one dose is recommended.
The PEEL-OFF LABEL I.D. SYSTEM provides a simple and effective method of recording pertinent information on the vaccines administered to animals in a veterinary practice.
For vaccines requiring reconstitution, remove label from both vials and affix both labels to the animal’s medical chart.
Using the System:
Grasp the vial label at the corner marked with an indicator arrow, between your thumb and forefinger (figure 1).
Pull steadily at a slight angle until the label is separated from the vial (figure 2).
Place the label on the animal’s medical chart. Press down on the label to ensure adhesion.
LeptoVax 4 Caution
Store in the dark at 2° to 7°C (35° to 45°F). AVOID FREEZING. SHAKE WELL. Burn container. In case of anaphylactoid reaction, administer epinephrine.
Gentamicin and thimerosal added as preservatives.
* If the use of these Lepto serovars in combination with modified live vaccines is desired, products containing Leptospira canicola, Leptospira grippotyphosa, Leptospira icterohaemorrhagiae and Leptospira pomona are specifically designed and available for this purpose.
LeptoVax 4 Caution
In the absence of a veterinarian-client-patient relationship, Federal law prohibits the relabeling, repackaging, resale, or redistribution of the individual contents of this package.
LeptoVax® is a registered trademark of Boehringer Ingelhiem Vetmedica, Inc.
© 2011 Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc., St. Joseph, MO 64506 U.S.A.
U.S. Veterinary License No. 124
25 x 1 mL Vials of Vaccine
NAC No.: 10282451
2621 NORTH BELT HIGHWAY, ST. JOSEPH, MO, 64506-2002
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