Recombitek Lyme (Canada)

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Recombitek Lyme

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Merial

Borrelia Burgdorferi Bacterial Extract

rLyme

DESCRIPTION: RECOMBITEK® Lyme is a liquid suspension of inactivated, purified outer surface protein (OspA) of Borrelia burgdorferi derived from a bacterial recombinant vector.

INDICATIONS: RECOMBITEK® Lyme is recommended for the vaccination of healthy dogs 9 weeks of age and older as an aid in the prevention of disease associated caused by Borrelia burgdorferi.

DOSAGE: Aseptically inject 1 mL (1 dose) subcutaneously into healthy dogs. For primary vaccination, revaccinate with a second 1 mL dose 2 to 3 weeks later. One year duration of immunity has been demonstrated for this product. Revaccinate annually with a single 1 mL dose.

PRECAUTIONS: Store at 2-7°C (35-45°F). Do not freeze. Do not use chemicals to sterilize syringes and needles. Contains gentamicin as a preservative. 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.

SOLD TO VETERINARIANS ONLY.

For Veterinary Use Only.

RECOMBITEK is a registered trademark of MERIAL.

Manufactured By MERIAL INC., Athens, GA 30601 USA

U.S. Vet. Lic. No. 298

1-888-Merial-1 (1-888-637-4251)

Distributed In Canada By MERIAL CANADA, INC., Baie d’Urfé, Qc, H9X 4B6

Contains

 

Prod. No.

 

20 Doses

20 x 1 Dose (1 mL)

2216-20

RM502R5

50 Doses

50 x 1 Dose (1 mL)

2216-50

RM501R9

NAC No.: 11820614

MERIAL CANADA INC.
20000 CLARK GRAHAM, BAIE D'URFÉ, QC, H9X 4B6
Telephone:   514-457-1555
Order Desk:   888-637-4251 (888-MERIAL1)
Fax:   514-457-1175
Website:   www.merial.ca
Email:   service.canada@merial.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Recombitek Lyme 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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