Summary: Rabvac3 is a Rabies vaccine used to aid in the prevention of contracting rabies in horses, dogs and cats.
Indications: Rabvac 3 is a killed virus vaccine for the vaccination of healthy dogs, cats and horses for the prevention of disease due to rabies. This vaccine meets the three year duration of immunity requirements for dogs and cats, and one year duration of immunity for horses.
Dosage and administration:
Dogs and Cats: Inject one dose (1 mL) subcutaneously or at one site in the thigh intramuscularly. Vaccinate dogs and cats 3 months of age or older with one dose. Revaccinate with a repeat dose one year later. Revaccinate both dogs and cats every 3 years.
Horses: Inject one 2 mL dose intramuscularly. Vaccinate horses 3 months of age or older. Revaccinate with a repeat 2 mL dose one year later. Annual revaccination with one 2 mL dose is required.
– Store between 2-7°C. Do not freeze. Shake well before use. Use entire contents when first opened.
– The use of a biological may produce anaphylaxis and/or other inflammatory immune-mediated hypersensitivity reactions. Antidote: Epinephrine, corticosteroids, and antihistamines may all be indicated depending on the nature and severity of the reaction.
– A local reaction may occur at the injection site following subcutaneous administration.
– Do not vaccinate horses within 21 days before slaughter.
Preservatives: Gentamicin and thimerosal.
Rabvac® is a registered trademark of Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc. Used under license.