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Bovine Pili Shield

This page contains information on Bovine Pili Shield for veterinary use.
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Bovine Pili Shield

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Novartis (Farm Animal)

Escherichia Coli Bacterin

For Use In Animals Only

Bovine Pili Shield Indications

For use in healthy heifers and cows as an aid in the prevention of colibacillosis in calves caused by K99 piliated Escherichia coli.


Directions For Use

Shake well before using. Administer 1 mL intramuscularly in the neck 8 weeks to 10 months prior to calving. Vaccinate dairy cows at dry-off. Revaccinate prior to each subsequent calving.


Store out of direct sunlight at 2°-7°C (35°-45°F). DO NOT FREEZE. Use entire contents when first opened. Do not vaccinate within 60 days prior to slaughter. It is essential that newborn calves receive colostrum from the vaccinated dam. WARNING: THIS PRODUCT MAY CAUSE PERSISTENT SWELLING AT THE SITE OF INJECTION. Anaphylactic reactions may occur. Symptomatic treatment: Epinephrine. Contains thimerosal as a preservative.

U.S. Vet. License No. 303; Novartis Animal Health US, Inc., Larchwood, IA 51241 USA; ©2007 Novartis; Pili Shield and Xtend are registered trademarks of Novartis AG

20 Doses

20 mL


100 Doses

100 mL


NAC No.: 11140056

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