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Prestige Tetanus

This page contains information on Prestige Tetanus for veterinary use.
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  • Prestige Tetanus Indications
  • Warnings and cautions for Prestige Tetanus
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Prestige Tetanus

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

TETANUS TOXOID

Prestige Tetanus Indications

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

DOSE: For primary vaccination aseptically administer 1 mL intramuscularly to horses, cattle and swine or 0.5 mL to sheep and 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. For more information on revaccination frequency consult your veterinarian.

CAUTIONS: Store at 2°-8°C (35°-46°F). Shake well before using. Do not mix with other products. This product has not been tested in pregnant animals. Do not vaccinate within 21 days before slaughter. Local reaction may occur if this product is given subcutaneously. Inject deep into the muscle only. Injury should be followed by a booster dose of vaccine containing tetanus toxoid. Consult your veterinarian regarding indications and precautions for the use of tetanus antitoxin. Anaphylactic reactions may occur. If allergic reaction occurs, treat with epinephrine. In case of human exposure, contact a physician.

PRESERVATIVE: Thimerosal.

FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY

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

VLN 165A/PCN 8601.01

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

187765

363227-02

CPN: 1047543.1

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 Tetanus 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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