Rabisin Vaccine for dogs & cats.
An inactivated vaccine against rabies, presented as a clear colourless suspension for injection.
Each 1ml dose contains at least 1IU rabies virus glycoproteins. Also contains aluminium hydroxide adjuvant.
For the active immunisation of dogs and cats to reduce mortality and clinical signs due to rabies infection.
Immunity has been demonstrated 1 month after vaccination and has been shown to persist up to the next re-vaccination dose.
Dosage and administration
Inject one 1 ml dose subcutaneously, according to the following schedule:
Minimum age at vaccination: 3 months.
Booster vaccination should be given every two years.
UK Pet Travel Scheme (PETS):
Animals intended for vaccination under the UK Pet Travel Scheme (PETS) must be identified by a permanently numbered microchip. The microchip number must be recorded on the record of dog and cat vaccination at the time of rabies vaccination.
Contra-indications, warnings, etc
For animal treatment only.
Do not vaccinate unhealthy animals.
Safety and efficacy data are available which demonstrate that this vaccine can be administered the same day but not mixed with Merial's PUREVAX non-adjuvanted vaccines for cats.
In the case of products administered parenterally, the products should be given at different sites.
No information is available on the safety and efficacy of this vaccination when used with any other veterinary medicinal product except the products mentioned above. A decision to use this vaccine before or after any other veterinary medicinal product therefore needs to be decided on a case by case basis.
Vaccination may sometimes induce a local reaction, as a small and transient swelling at the injection site (usually 2-3 cm diameter, persisting mostly up to 2 weeks, rarely up to 4 weeks). Vaccination may exceptionally induce an anaphylactoid (hypersensitivity) reaction. In such a case, symptomatic treatment should be provided.
In the case of accidental self-injection, seek medical advice immediately and show the package leaflet or label to the physician.
Store between +2°C and +8°C, protected from light.
Do not freeze.
Use immediately after opening.
Do not mix with any other veterinary medicinal product.
Keep out of the reach and sight of children.
Any unused veterinary medicinal product or waste materials derived from such veterinary medicinal products should be disposed of in accordance with local requirements.
Single dose vial and 10 x single dose vials.