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Circumvent PCV (Canada)

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Circumvent PCV

This treatment applies to the following species:
Company: Merck Animal Health

Porcine Circovirus Vaccine, Type 2, Killed Baculovirus Vector

Circumvent PCV Indications

For use in healthy swine, 3 weeks of age or older, as an aid in the prevention of viremia and as an aid in the reduction of virus shedding caused by porcine circovirus type 2. Duration of immunity has been demonstrated to be at least 21 weeks following administration of the booster dose.

DOSE: Shake well. Inject a 2 mL dose intramuscularly into healthy pigs, 3 weeks of age or older, using aseptic technique. Inject a 2 mL booster dose 3 weeks later. Animals retained for breeding should be given a booster dose semiannually.

CAUTIONS: Store at 2°-7°C (35°-45°F). Do not freeze. Use entire contents when first opened; do not save partial contents. Dispose of containers and all unused vaccine according to local biohazardous waste disposal regulations. Use only in healthy swine. Do not vaccinate within 21 days of slaughter. Local injection site reactions may occur. If allergic reaction occurs, treat with epinephrine. Extreme caution should be used when injecting oil emulsion vaccines to avoid self-injection since it can cause serious local reaction. Consult a physician immediately if accidental injection occurs. PRESERVATIVES: Gentamicin and thimerosal.

FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY

Intervet Inc. d/b/a Merck Animal Health, Omaha, NE 68103, USA

VLN 165A/PCN 19K5.R0

1 866 683-7838 (Canada)

For patent information:

http://www.merck.com/product/patent/home.html

 

 

Code

 

50 doses

100 mL

085462

161627-01

17-0038LBL

250 doses

500 mL

068121

180042-01

17-0039LBL

CPN: 1208207.4

MERCK ANIMAL HEALTH
Intervet Canada Corp.

16750 ROUTE TRANSCANADIENNE, KIRKLAND, QC, H9H 4M7
Order Desk:   514-428-7013
Toll-Free:   866-683-7838
Fax:   Toll-free 888-498-4444; local 514-428-7014
Website:   www.merck-animal-health.ca
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