Zylexis

Non-specific stimulation of the immune system

Description

Composition
Each ml contains:
Parapoxvirus ovis D 1701. Inactivated              min. 230 IFN          units
Polygeline (stabiliser)                                           25 mg
Water for injection ad                                            1 ml
Host system: permanent bovine kidney cells.

Characteristics
Non-specific stimulation of the immune system, for prophylactic or therapeutic use in infections or stress-induced diseases, by stimulating the proliferation of lymphocytes and by induction of interferon in the lymphocytes of horses.
The non-specific immune stimulation starts within a few hours to 2 days. Action lasts for 10 – 14 days after the last injection.

Indications
Infectious disease and stress induced disorders that improve with stimulation of the immune system and induction of interferon.

Dosage and administration
Horse:     1 dose = 2 ml.
Main infection pressure is to be expected within                               Inject I.M. 1 dose (2 ml) on day 0, day 2 and day 4
1 week after first injection.
Main infection pressure is to be expected within                               Inject I.M. 1 dose (2 ml) on day 0, day 2 and day 4
14 days after first injection
Stress-induced infections:                                                                        Inject I.M. 3 x 1 dose (2ml) with 48 hours interval,
First injection 1 – 3 days prior to possible infection.
In case of an outbreak of infectious diseases inject all infection prone animals as well as all healthy animals as soon as possible.

Adverse Reactions
A transitory swelling of 2 cm at the injection site can occur. This will resolve within 14 days without treatment.

Precautions
Prepare right before use, shake well.

Storage
Store at 2 – 8°C. Protect from frost, heat and light.
Keep out of reach and sight of children.

Presentation
Box with 5 x 1 dose including solvent.

Registration (International)
Zul. – nr. PEI.V.02388 .01.1