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Rabvac 1 (Canada)

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Rabvac 1

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Boehringer

Rabies Vaccine, Killed Virus

Veterinary Use Only

For use in dogs and cats only.

Rabvac 1 Indications

Rabvac 1 is a killed virus vaccine for the vaccination of healthy dogs and cats for the prevention of disease due to rabies. This vaccine meets the one year duration of immunity requirements.

Rabvac 1 Dosage And Administration

Inject one dose (1 mL) subcutaneously or at one site in the thigh intramuscularly.

Dogs: Vaccinate dogs 3 months of age or older with one dose.

Cats: Vaccinate cats 3 months of age or older with one dose.

Annual revaccination for both dogs and cats is required.

This product is restricted for use by or under the supervision of a veterinarian.

The PEEL-OFF LABEL I.D. SYSTEM provides a simple and effective method of recording pertinent information on the vaccines administered to animals in a veterinary practice.

For vaccines requiring reconstitution, remove label from both vials and affix both labels to the animal’s medical chart.

Using the System:

1.

Grasp the vial label at the corner marked with an indicator arrow, between your thumb and forefinger (figure 1).

2.

Pull steadily at a slight angle until the label is separated from the vial (figure 2).

3.

Place the label on the animal’s medical chart. Press down on the label to ensure adhesion.

Precautions

- Store between 2-7°C. Do not freeze. Shake well before use.

- The use of a biological may produce anaphylaxis and/or other inflammatory immune-mediated hypersensitivity reactions. Antidote: Epinephrine, corticosteroids, and antihistamines may all be indicated depending on the nature and severity of the reaction.

- A local reaction may occur at the injection site following subcutaneous administration.

- Some reports suggest that in cats, the administration of certain veterinary biologicals may induce the development of injection-site fibrosarcomas.

Preservatives: Gentamicin and thimerosal.

Rabvac® is a registered trademark of Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. Used under license.

Manufactured by: Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc., St. Joseph, Missouri 64506 U.S.A.

U.S. Veterinary License No. 124

Manufactured for: Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd., Burlington, Ontario L7L 5H4

50 Doses

This package contains 50 x 1 mL vials of vaccine.

156002-00

NAC No.: 12300931

BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM (CANADA) LTD.
5180 SOUTH SERVICE ROAD, BURLINGTON, ON, L7L 5H4
Customer Care No.:   800-567-1885
Technical Services No.:   1-877-565-5501
Website:   www.boehringer-ingelheim.ca
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Rabvac 1 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: 2016-10-31

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