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Suvaxyn SivThis treatment applies to the following species:
Swine Influenza Vaccine
(h1n1 And H3n2)
For Use in Swine
For Veterinary Use Only
For the vaccination of healthy swine, 9 days of age or older, as an aid in the prevention of disease due to swine influenza virus serotype H1N1. This product also serves as an aid in reduction of disease caused by swine influenza virus subtype H3N2 strains, for which duration of immunity studies are in progress. This product provides cross-protection as an aid in the control of swine influenza subtype H1N2.
DoseAseptically inject 2 mL intramuscularly per animal.
PigsPiglets nursing non-immune dams may be vaccinated at 9 days of age older, or prior to weaning. Repeat with a second dose 2 to 3 weeks after first vaccination. Piglets nursing immune dams should be vaccinated when maternal antibody levels will allow active immunization. Two doses given 2 to 3 weeks apart are required.
Breeding StockVaccinate susceptible animals or breeding stock of unknown status with two doses given 2 to 3 weeks apart, prior to introduction into a herd. Revaccinate with a single dose semiannually.
Suvaxyn SIV CautionStore between 2° and 7°C (35° and 45°F). Avoid freezing. Shake well before using. Use entire contents when first opened. Do not vaccinate within 21 days before slaughter. Allergic reactions, although rare, may occur. The antidote is epinephrine. Do not mix with other vaccines or products. Contains gentamicin as a preservative.
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