Encephalomyelitis-West Nile Virus Vaccine
Eastern and Western, Killed Virus
INDICATIONS: For vaccination of
healthy horses as an aid in the prevention of viremia caused by West
Nile virus, and as an aid in the prevention of equine encephalomyelitis
due to Eastern and Western viruses, and tetanus. Efficacy of the West
Nile fraction was demonstrated in horses that received two doses of the
vaccine and were challenged one year post-vaccination with West Nile
Virus. The vaccine protected 95% of the vaccinates against infection,
while 82% of the controls were viremic.
DOSE: Horses, inject one 1 mL dose
intramuscularly using aseptic technique. Administer a second 1 mL dose
3 to 4 weeks after the first dose. A 1 mL booster dose should be given
annually. Early revaccination may be advisable when horses are faced
with an outbreak or with other conditions which might make heavy
CAUTION: Store in the dark at 2° to
7°C (35° to 45°F). AVOID FREEZING. SHAKE WELL. Use entire contents when
first opened. In some instances, transient local reactions may occur at
the injection site. Do not vaccinate within 21 days before slaughter.
In case of anaphylactoid reaction, administer epinephrine.
Thimerosal, neomycin and polymyxin B added as preservatives.
For Veterinary Use Only
Remove serial number and expiration date label and place on the animal's medical chart.
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12 x 1 mL
10 x 10 mL
NAC No.: 10032901