Intervet Schering-Plough Recalls PreveNileĀ® West Nile Virus Vaccine

Intervet Schering-Plough has announced an urgent recall of all serial numbers of PreveNile® West Nile Virus vaccine for horses due to an increased number of adverse event reports associated with the use of these vaccines. According to a letter distributed by the manufacturer, the USDA has been alerted of this recall.

The recalled serial numbers include one-dose and five-dose vials of the vaccine, and are listed below:
PreveNile One-Dose      PreveNile Five-Dose
91669001                        91669003
91669002                        91669004
91669005                        91669008
91669006                        91669009
91669007                        91669010
91669012                        91669011
91669013                        91660003
91669014                        91660004
91669015
91669016
91660001
91660002

Veterinarians with any of these serial numbers in stock should contact their distributor to arrange for the product's return. If you have questions about this recall, contact the Intervet Schering-Plough Technical Service Department at 866-349-3497.

Published: May 4, 2010;    Updated: May 4, 2010

Filed Under: Medical, Recalls Warnings

Author: Oregon Veterinary Medical Association

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