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J-Vac (Canada)

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J-Vac

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Merial

Escherichia Coli Bacterin-Toxoid

Killed E.coli

Cows, heifers

Dosage: 2 mL-IM/SC

J-Vac Indications

For the vaccination of healthy cattle as an aid in prevention of mastitis due to E. coli and the effects of endotoxemia caused by E. coli and Salmonella typhimurium.

DOSAGE: Shake well before using. As an aid in the prevention of mastitis, inject 2 mL (1 dose) intramuscularly or subcutaneously at 7 months of gestation or at dry off; revaccinate at 1 to 3 weeks before calving. Revaccinate annually as above.

As an aid in the prevention of the effects of endotoxemia, whole herd vaccination may be done at any time. Vaccinate with 2 mL (1 dose) followed by a second 2 mL dose 2 to 4 weeks later. Revaccinate annually as above.

Calves vaccinated under 6 months of age should be revaccinated after reaching 6 months of age.

Precautions

Store at 2-7°C (35-45°F). Do not freeze. Do not expose to heat or direct sunlight. Use entire contents when first opened. Do not use chemicals to sterilize syringes and needles. Do not vaccinate within 21 days prior to slaughter. Contains gentamicin, nystatin and thimerosal as preservatives. 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.

FOR VETERINARY USE ONLY.

Manufactured By MERIAL, INC., Athens, GA 30601 USA

U.S. Vet. Lic. No. 298

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

J-VAC and the CATTLE HEAD logo are registered trademarks of MERIAL.

Contains

 

Product No.

 

10 doses

20 mL vial

368801

RM863R5

50 doses

100 mL vial

368901

RM867R6

NAC No.: 1182042.3

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 J-Vac 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.

Copyright © 2016 North American Compendiums. Updated: 2016-08-21

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