RECOMBITEK C4This page contains information on RECOMBITEK C4 for veterinary use.
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- RECOMBITEK C4 Indications
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- Direction and dosage information for RECOMBITEK C4
RECOMBITEK C4This treatment applies to the following species:
Canine Distemper-Adenovirus Type 2-Parainfluenza-Parvovirus Vaccine
Modified Live Virus, Canarypox Vector
DESCRIPTION: RECOMBITEK® C4 contains a lyophilized suspension of a recombinant canarypox vector expressing the HA and F glycoproteins of canine distemper virus; modified live adenovirus type 2, parainfluenza virus, and parvovirus; plus sterile water diluent. Safety and immunogenicity of this product have been demonstrated by vaccination and challenge tests in susceptible dogs.
INDICATIONS: RECOMBITEK® C4 is recommended for the vaccination of healthy dogs 6 weeks of age and older for prevention of disease due to canine distemper virus, canine parvovirus, canine adenovirus type 1 (canine hepatitis), canine adenovirus type 2 (canine respiratory disease complex), and canine parainfluenza virus.
DOSAGE: Reconstitute the lyophilized vaccine with accompanying liquid diluent and aseptically inject 1 mL (1 dose) subcutaneously or intramuscularly into healthy dogs. For primary vaccination, revaccinate with a second 1 mL dose 2 to 3 weeks later. Dogs younger than 12 weeks of age should be revaccinated with a single 1 mL dose every 2 to 3 weeks, the last dose given at or over 12 weeks of age. Revaccinate annually with a single 1 mL dose.
PRECAUTIONS: Store at 2-7°C (35-45°F). Use immediately after reconstitution. Do not use chemicals to sterilize syringes and needles. Burn container and all unused contents. Contains gentamicin as a preservative. It is generally recommended to avoid vaccination of pregnant dogs. In rare instances, administration of vaccines may cause lethargy, fever, and inflammatory or hypersensitivity types of reactions. Transient lethargy, as well as pain and swelling at the site of injection, may occur following use of this product. Treatment may include antihistamines, anti-inflammatories, and/or epinephrine, as directed by a veterinarian.
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For Veterinary Use Only.
RECOMBITEK is a registered trademark of MERIAL.
Manufactured By MERIAL INC., Athens, GA 30601 USA
U.S. Vet. Lic. No. 298
Distributed In Canada By MERIAL CANADA, INC., Baie d’Urfé, Qc, H9X 4B6
25 x 1 Dose, Lyophilized
25 x 1 mL, Sterile Water
NAC No.: 11110604
Merial is now part of Boehringer Ingelheim
3239 SATELLITE BLVD., DULUTH, GA, 30096
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