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Streptococcus Equi Antibody, Equine Origin

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Streptococcus Equi Antibody, Equine Origin

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Manufacturer: Mg Biologics

(for veterinary use only)

1000 ml

Streptococcus Equi Antibody, Equine Origin is intended for use in horses as an aid in the control of disease associated with Streptococcus equi infection. Approximately 200 ml per 100 pounds shall be administered intravenously at any age of life.

Research has shown the administration of Streptococcus equi antibodies can reduce the mortality, duration, and severity of the disease after the clinical signs of disease have been observed. This product license is conditional. Efficacy and potency studies are in progress.

Streptococcus Equi Antibody, Equine Origin is collected in a sterile closed system and may contain plasma from several donors. Streptococcus Equi Antibody, Equine Origin is collected from healthy horses testing negative for the antibodies against Aa, Ca, and Qa red cell antigens, as well as negative for EIA and EVA. This product uses sodium citrate as an anti-coagulant and is frozen immediately after collection and does not contain preservatives.

Use: Streptococcus Equi Antibody, Equine Origin requires freezing until used. (Store below 31°F (-1°C)).To thaw, submerge in warm water for 10 minutes, squeezing the bag periodically to circulate for faster thawing. Warm the liquid plasma to body temperature, again, using a warm water bath. Do not microwave this product!

Administer using an IV administration kit with filter. Use entire contents when first opened. Caution should be observed however, as occasionally intravenous infusion may result in shaking, sweating, or hyperventilation. If this occurs, discontinue use for 5-10 minutes. Then resume at a slower rate of infusion. If adverse reactions persist, discontinue use.

Caution: There is always the possibility, while rare, of transmission of viral disease in any blood product. This product has not been processed by heating or treating with ionizing radiation therefore may be capable of spreading disease.

U.S. Vet Lic. No. 614

Mg Biologics, 2366 270th Street, Ames, IA 50014

NAC No.: 1260002.3

MG BIOLOGICS
2366 270TH ST., AMES, IA, 50014
Telephone:   877-769-2340
Fax:   515-769-2390
Website:   www.mgbiologics.com
Email:   plasma@mgbiologics.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Streptococcus Equi Antibody, Equine Origin 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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