The Solo-Jec® 5 vaccine for dogs protects dogs against five diseases caused by Canine Distemper, Canine Adenovirus Type 2 (CAV-2), Parainfluenza, and Parvovirus. It is a combination of antigenic and attenuated strains of Canine Distemper, Parainfluenza, CAV-2, and Parvovirus propagated in cell line tissue cultures. The liquid diluent is the Parvovirus vaccine. A modified, live virus, the Solo-Jec® 5 vaccine for dogs can be administered intramuscularly or subcutaneously and is recommended for use in healthy dogs six weeks of age or older that are not exposed to Leptospira. Solo-Jec® 5 contains twenty-five 1 ml doses.How many doses of Solo-Jec 5 vaccine should be given to puppies and on what schedule?
Healthy puppies should be given the Solo-Jec 5 vaccine at 3-4 week intervals until 16 weeks old for at least 3 doses.How do you administer the Solo-Jec 5-way vaccine?
1mL should be injected intramuscularly or subcutaneously. Solo-Jec 5 suggests following these instructions to administer the vaccine: Open the syringe by twisting or tapping the cap against a hard surface to break the heat weld. Prepare the vaccine by injecting the diluent into the vial containing the desiccated vaccine cake. Shake well. Withdraw entire contents into the syringe. Thoroughly prepare the site with antiseptic. Inject 1 mL intramuscularly or subcutaneously.
For subcutaneous or intramuscular injection in dogs six weeks of age or older. Shake well before use.
25 (1 dose) vials of dry vaccine
25 (1 ml) vials of vaccine diluent
Contains Gentamicin and Amphotericin B as a preservative.
Only vaccinate healthy animals. Animals incubating any disease or stressed due to shipping, malnutrition, or parasitism may not achieve or maintain an adequate immune response.
Do not vaccinate pregnant animals.
Do not use in ferrets or mink.
Protective immunity may not be completely established in all puppies vaccinated at less than 16 weeks of age because of maternal antibody interference.
Store out of direct sunlight at 35°-45° F (2-7° C). Do not freeze. Do not mix with other vaccines. Use new, non-chemically sterilized needles and syringes. Use entire contents when first opened.
Burn vaccine containers and all unused contents.
Directions for Use: Open syringe by twisting or tapping the cap against a hard surface to break the heat weld. Prepare the vaccine by injecting the diluent into the vial containing the desiccated vaccine cake. Shake well. Withdraw entire contents into the syringe. Thoroughly prepare injection site with antiseptic.
For subcutaneous injection lift the loose skin behind the neck or behind front leg and insert needle. Inject entire contents of syringe. Do not inject directly into blood vessel.
For intramuscular administration, insert needle into muscle of the hind limb. Inject entire contents of syringe. Do not inject directly into blood vessel. Important note: Before injecting vaccine, pull back slightly on syringe plunger. If blood enters the syringe freely, choose another injection site.
Puppies nine weeks or younger: Vaccinate healthy puppies at three to four week intervals until 16 weeks of age for at least three doses.
Puppies over nine weeks and adults: Give minimum of two doses at three to four week intervals. Annual revaccination with a single dose is recommended.