Vira Shield 6+SomnusThis page contains information on Vira Shield 6+Somnus for veterinary use.
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- Vira Shield 6+Somnus Indications
- Warnings and cautions for Vira Shield 6+Somnus
- Direction and dosage information for Vira Shield 6+Somnus
Vira Shield 6+SomnusThis treatment applies to the following species:
Bovine Rhinotracheitis-Virus Diarrhea-Parainfluenza 3-Respiratory Syncytial Virus Vaccine
Haemophilus Somnus Bacterin
For Use In Animals Only
Vira Shield 6+Somnus Indications
This product has been shown to be effective for the vaccination of healthy cattle, 3 months of age or older against disease caused by infectious bovine rhinotracheitis (IBR), bovine virus diarrhea (BVD Type 1 and BVD Type 2), parainfluenza Type 3 (PI3), and bovine respiratory syncytial (BRSV) viruses and Haemophilus somnus. The duration of immunity against BVD Type 2 is at least 11 months. The duration of immunity for the remaining antigens has not been established. For more information regarding efficacy and safety data, see productdata.aphis.usda.gov.
Produced from non-cytopathic (BVD Type 1 and BVD Type 2) and cytopathic (BVD Type 1) isolates. This product is safe for use in pregnant cows and heifers.
ADJUVANT: Xtend™ SP.
Directions For Use
Shake well before using. Administer 5 mL intramuscularly in the neck. Revaccinate in 4 to 5 weeks. Vaccinate dairy cows at dry-off. Historically, annual revaccination has been recommended for this product. The need for this booster has not been established. The presence of maternal antibody is known to interfere with the development of active immunity in calves and additional boosters will be required in most young animals. For advice on revaccination frequency, in general or in the face of maternal antibody, consult a veterinarian.
PrecautionsStore out of direct sunlight at 2° to 8°C (35° to 46°F). DO NOT FREEZE. Use entire contents when first opened. Do not mix with other products, except as specified on the label. In case of human exposure, contact a physician. Do not vaccinate within 60 days prior to slaughter. Transient swelling may occur at the site of injection. Anaphylactic reactions may occur. Symptomatic treatment: Epinephrine. Contains amphotericin B, gentamicin, and thimerosal as preservatives.
Elanco US Inc., Fort Dodge, IA 50501 USA; 1-800-428-4441
Vira Shield, Xtend, Elanco and the diagonal bar logo are trademarks of Elanco or its affiliates.
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