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Bursa Guard Reo

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Bursa Guard Reo

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Manufacturer: Merial Select

Bursal Disease-Reovirus Vaccine, Killed Virus, Standard & Variant

U.S. Vet. Lic. No.: 279


This product is a suspension of bursal disease virus and avian reovirus emulsified in oil. It contains the Standard and Variant E strains of bursal disease virus and the 1133, 2408, and MSB strains of reovirus.

Bursal Disease Virus Origin: Bursal Tissue 100%

Reovirus Origin: Chick Embryo 100%

Bursa Guard Reo Indications

Use in chicken pullet/hens to stimulate an increased level of passive immunity in their progeny against bursal disease virus and tenosynovitis or malabsorption caused by avian reoviruses.

Directions For Use

Warm vaccine to room temperature. Shake well. Inject 0.5 mL subcutaneously using aseptic technique. Vaccinate at 12-13 weeks of age and repeat at 20-21 weeks of age. Birds should be primed with live reovirus and bursal disease vaccines at least 4 weeks prior to the first use of this product.

Precaution(s): Store in the dark between 36-45°F (2-7°C). Do not freeze. Use entire contents when first opened.

Caution(s): For veterinary use only.

Warning(s): Do not vaccinate within 42 days before slaughter.

Humans injected with this vaccine should seek immediate medical attention. Advise medical personnel that the vaccine is an oil emulsion type.

Presentation: 10 x 1,000 dose (500 mL) bottles.

NAC No.: 11050082

Merial is now part of Boehringer Ingelheim

P.O. BOX 2497, GAINESVILLE, GA, 30503
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