Prime Pac PRRS RSThis page contains information on Prime Pac PRRS RS for veterinary use.
The information provided typically includes the following:
- Prime Pac PRRS RS Indications
- Warnings and cautions for Prime Pac PRRS RS
- Direction and dosage information for Prime Pac PRRS RS
Prime Pac PRRS RSThis treatment applies to the following species:
PORCINE REPRODUCTIVE & RESPIRATORY SYNDROME VACCINE
Respiratory Form, Modified Live Virus
This product has been shown to be effective for the vaccination of healthy swine 3 weeks of age or older against Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) virus, respiratory form. To review efficacy and safety data, go to productdata.aphis.usda.gov.
ADMINISTRATION/DOSAGE: Aseptically rehydrate Prime Pac™ PRRS RS with the diluent supplied. Inject a 1 mL dose intramuscularly (IM) at 3 weeks of age or older. Duration of Immunity has not been established; consultation with a veterinarian is recommended.
PREPARATION OF THE VACCINE
1. Do not rehydrate the vaccine until ready for use.
2. Mix only one set of vials at a time and use entire contents promptly after rehydration.
3. Using a sterile transfer needle, transfer the entire contents of sterile diluent into the bottle of freeze dried vaccine and shake the combined vaccine and diluent to suspend evenly. The vaccine is now ready for use.
Prime Pac PRRS RS Caution
Not for use in pregnant swine or for use in boars. Vaccine virus can shed and be transmitted to other populations of swine in direct or indirect contact with vaccinated swine. The duration of potential vaccine virus transmission may vary. Non-vaccinated pigs in contact with modified live PRRS-vaccinated pigs may seroconvert to vaccine virus. Use of the vaccine in herds intended to remain PRRS virus seronegative is contraindicated. Introduction of vaccinated pigs into herds intended to remain PRRS virus seronegative is contraindicated.
Store at 2° to 8°C (35° to 46°F). Use aseptic technique and only sterile needles and syringes to inject the vaccine. Use entire contents when first opened. Do not mix with other products. Inactivate unused contents before disposal. Do not vaccinate within 21 days before slaughter. If allergic response occurs, administer epinephrine. In case of human exposure, contact a physician.
FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY
Intervet Inc. d/b/a Merck Animal Health, Omaha, Nebraska 68103 USA
VLN 165A/PCN 19S1.22
1 800 521-5767
For patent information:
Rehydrate to 20 mL
Rehydrate to 100 mL
2 GIRALDA FARMS, MADISON, NJ, 07940
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