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Prestige 3 + WNV

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Prestige 3 + WNV

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Company: Intervet/Merck Animal Health

ENCEPHALOMYELITIS - WEST NILE VIRUS VACCINE, EASTERN & WESTERN, KILLED VIRUS, KILLED FLAVIVIRUS CHIMERA, TETANUS TOXOID

A combination of inactivated, concentrated, adjuvanted, tissue culture origin equine encephalomyelitis viruses (Eastern and Western), West Nile virus - flavivirus chimera and tetanus toxoid.

Prestige 3 + WNV Indications

This product has been shown to be effective for the vaccination of healthy horses 6 months of age or older against Eastern and Western encephalomyelitis viruses, tetanus and West Nile Virus. Duration of Immunity has not been established. For more information regarding safety and efficacy data, go to productdata.aphis.usda.gov.

This product has been shown to be effective against encephalitis and viremia caused by West Nile Virus.

DOSE: For primary vaccination aseptically administer 1 mL intramuscularly, repeat with a single dose in 3 - 4 weeks. Historically, annual revaccination with this product has been recommended. The need for this booster has not been established. The presence of maternal antibody is known to interfere with the development of active immunity in foals and additional boosters will be required in most young animals. For more information on revaccination frequency consult your veterinarian.

CAUTIONS: Store at 2°-8°C (35°-46°F). Shake well before using. Use entire contents when first opened. Do not mix with other products. This product has not been tested in pregnant animals. Do not vaccinate within 21 days before slaughter. Inject deep into the muscle only. Local reactions may occur at the injection sites in vaccinates, and most of these reactions resolve in 3 to 7 days following vaccination. Systemic reactions may also occur in animals following vaccination. If allergic reaction occurs, treat with epinephrine. Care should be used to avoid injecting your own fingers, hands, or other body parts. Accidental injection can cause serious local reactions. In case of human exposure, contact a physician.

ANTIBIOTIC: Gentamicin.

PRESERVATIVE: Thimerosal.

FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY

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

VLN 165A/PCN 48W5.R1

1 800 521-5767 (USA)

1 866 683-7838 (CAN)

For patent information:

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

 

 

Code

 

10 Doses

10 x 1 mL Syringes with Separate Sterile Needles

197924

187544-02

10 Doses

10 mL

178734

193536-02

CPN: 1047541.1

MERCK ANIMAL HEALTH
Intervet Inc.

2 GIRALDA FARMS, MADISON, NJ, 07940
Customer Service:   800-521-5767
Order Desk:   800-648-2118
Technical Service (Companion Animal):   800-224-5318
Technical Service (Livestock):   800-211-3573
Fax:   973-937-5557
Website:   www.merck-animal-health-usa.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Prestige 3 + WNV information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the US product label or package insert.

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