PotomacGuard (Canada)This page contains information on PotomacGuard for veterinary use.
The information provided typically includes the following:
- PotomacGuard Indications
- Warnings and cautions for PotomacGuard
- Direction and dosage information for PotomacGuard
PotomacguardThis treatment applies to the following species:
Ehrlichia Risticii Bacterin
PotomacGuard IndicationsFor vaccination of healthy horses as an aid in the prevention of Potomac horse fever.
DoseHorses, inject one 1 mL dose intramuscularly using aseptic technique. Administer a second 1 mL dose 3 to 4 weeks after the first dose. Revaccinate annually using one 1 mL dose. To ensure proper placement and retention of the vaccine, inject deep into the heavy muscles of the hind quarter. Mild exercise to promote absorption is recommended for one week after injection.
PotomacGuard CautionStore in the dark at 2° to 7°C. (35° to 45°F). Avoid freezing. Shake well. Use entire contents when first opened. In some instances, transient local reactions may occur at the injection site. Do not vaccinate within 21 days before slaughter. In case of anaphylactoid reaction, administer epinephrine.
Formalin, thimerosal, neomycin, polymyxin B and amphotericin B added as preservatives.
For Veterinary Use Only
Manufactured by Fort Dodge Animal Health, Fort Dodge, Iowa 50501 U.S.A.
U.S. Vet. License No. 112
Distributed in Canada by Wyeth Animal Health, Division of Wyeth Canada, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Trademarks used under license
17,300 TRANS-CANADA HIGHWAY, KIRKLAND, QC, H9J 2M5
|Technical Services Canada:||800-461-0917|
|Technical Services USA:||800-366-5288|
|Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the PotomacGuard 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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