Prestige V is Merck's vaccination for healthy horses 6 months of age or older against Eastern and Western encephalomyelitis, rhinopneumonitis (EHV-1 and EHV-4), influenza (Strains A1 & A2 including KY93) and tetanus. Inject 1 ml IM, and then repeat in 3-4 weeks. Booster annually or anytime exposure is likely. Single dose w/syringe and needle.
Prestige V is a combination of inactivated, concentrated, adjuvanted, tissue culture origin equine encephalomyelitis viruses (Eastern and Western), equine herpesviruses types 1 and 4 (EHV-1 and EHV-4), equine influenza virus type H3N8 strains (EIV A/Equine 2/ Kentucky/93 American, EIV A/Equine 2/Kentucky/02 American and EIV A/Equine 2/Newmarket/2/93 Eurasian) and tetanus toxoid. Intervet serological data suggest influenza cross protection against certain U.S. and European strains, including Kentucky 91, 93, 99, 02, Ohio 03, Newmarket/1/93, Newmarket/2/93, Suffolk 89 and South Africa 03.
For primary vaccination aseptically administer 1 mL intramuscularly, repeat with a single dose in 3 - 4 weeks. Annual revaccination is recommended. A booster dose can be administered at more frequent intervals based upon individual horse or farm disease risk assessment or any time epidemic conditions exist or are reported.
Prestige V is Merck's vaccination for...