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Somnu Shield

This page contains information on Somnu Shield for veterinary use.
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Somnu Shield

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Novartis (Farm Animal)

Haemophilus Somnus Bacterin

For Use In Animals Only

Somnu Shield Indications

For use in healthy cattle, 3 months of age or older, as an aid in the prevention of disease caused by Haemophilus somnus.

ADJUVANT: Aluminum hydroxide.

Directions For Use

Shake well before using. Administer a 2 mL intramuscularly or subcutaneously. In accordance with Beef Quality Assurance guidelines, the recommended route of administration is subcutaneously (under the skin) in the neck. Repeat in 2-3 weeks. Revaccinate annually or as recommended by your veterinarian.


Store out of direct sunlight at 2°-7°C (35°-45°F). DO NOT FREEZE. Use entire contents when first opened. Do not vaccinate within 21 days prior to slaughter. Anaphylactic reactions may occur. Symptomatic treatment: Epinephrine.

U.S. Vet. License No. 303; Novartis Animal Health US, Inc., Larchwood, IA 51241 USA; ©2007 Novartis; Registered trademark of Novartis AG

50 Doses

100 mL


NAC No.: 11140485

Farm Animal Business

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Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Somnu Shield 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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