Rabvac 3This page contains information on Rabvac 3 for veterinary use.
The information provided typically includes the following:
- Rabvac 3 Indications
- Warnings and cautions for Rabvac 3
- Direction and dosage information for Rabvac 3
Rabvac 3This treatment applies to the following species:
For use in dogs, cats and horses only.
This product is restricted for use by or under the supervision of a veterinarian.
Rabvac 3 is a killed virus vaccine for the vaccination of healthy dogs, cats and horses for the prevention of disease due to rabies. This vaccine meets the three year duration of immunity requirements for dogs and cats, and one year duration of immunity for horses.
Rabvac 3 Dosage And Administration
Dogs And CatsInject one 1 mL dose subcutaneously or at one site in the thigh intramuscularly at 3 months of age or older. Revaccinate one year later and every 3 years thereafter.
HorsesInject one 2 mL dose intramuscularly at 3 months of age or older. NOTE: Two 1 mL vials must be used. Revaccinate one year later and annually thereafter.
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.
- Store between 2° and 7°C (35° and 45°F). Do not freeze. Shake well before use.
- The use of a biological may produce anaphylaxis and/or other inflammatory immune-mediated hypersensitivity reactions. Antidote: Epinephrine, corticosteroids, and antihistamines may all be indicated depending on the nature and severity of the reaction.
- A local reaction may occur at the injection site following subcutaneous administration.
- Contains gentamicin as a preservative.
Do not vaccinate horses within 21 days before slaughter.
Rabvac 3 CautionIn the absence of a veterinarian-client-patient relationship, Federal law prohibits the relabeling, repackaging, resale, or redistribution of the individual contents of this package.
Rabvac® is a registered trademark of Boehringer Ingelheim 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
10 mL Vials of Vaccine
50-1 mL Vials of Vaccine
2621 NORTH BELT HIGHWAY, ST. JOSEPH, MO, 64506-2002
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