M+Rhusigen (Canada)

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M+Rhusigen

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Manufacturer: Merck Animal Health

Erysipelothrix Rhusiopathiae-Mycoplasma Hyopneumoniae Bacterin

FOR VETERINARY USE ONLY

Recommended for use as an aid in the prevention of disease and mortality associated with Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae and to aid in the prevention of pneumonia caused by Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae infection in swine. M+RHUSIGEN® bacterin contains the proprietary adjuvant EMUNADE®.

ADMINISTRATION AND DOSAGE: For vaccination of healthy swine. Use aseptic technique. Vaccinate pigs intramuscularly at 3-4 weeks of age or older with a 2 mL dose followed by a second 2 mL dose 3-4 weeks later. Duration of immunity to Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae has been demonstrated by challenge through 22 weeks of age.

M+Rhusigen Caution

For use in swine only. Store at 2° to 7°C (35° to 45°F). Do not freeze. Use entire contents when first opened. Do not vaccinate within 21 days of slaughter. Transient local reaction may occur at the injection site. Anaphylactoid reactions may occur after use.

ANTIDOTE: Epinephrine.

PRESERVATIVES: Gentamicin and thimerosal.

Warning

Extreme caution should be used when injecting oil emulsion vaccines to avoid injecting your own finger or hand. Accidental injection can cause serious local reaction. Contact a physician immediately if accidental injection occurs.

Manufactured by: Schering-Plough Animal Health Corp., Omaha, Nebraska 68103 USA

U.S. Veterinary License No. 165A

Manufactured for: Intervet Canada Corp., 16750, route Transcanadienne, Kirkland QC, H9H 4M7

For technical enquiries, call toll free 1 888 306-0069.

® Registered trademark of Schering-Plough Animal Health Corporation, used under license by Intervet Canada Corp.

 

 

Product code

 

 

50 Doses

100 mL

561104

P00010-11

07-0202LBL

125 Doses

250 mL

561254

P00011-11

07-0203LBL

250 Doses

500 mL

561504

P00012-11

07-0204LBL

NAC No.: 12082182

MERCK ANIMAL HEALTH
Intervet Canada Corp.

16750 ROUTE TRANSCANADIENNE, KIRKLAND, QC, H9H 4M7
Order Desk:   514-428-7013
Toll-Free:   866-683-7838
Fax:   Toll-free 888-498-4444; local 514-428-7014
Website:   www.merck-animal-health.ca
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the M+Rhusigen 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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