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    05-04-2010, 02:52 PM
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Exclamation Warning - Recall - Prevenile West Nile Vaccine

.............. 4-28-2010 ........

Do not use Prevenile West Nile Vaccine

Prevenile™ Protect your horse against West Nile Virus

http://www.prevenile.com/PDF/PreveNile%20Letter.pdf

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    05-04-2010, 02:54 PM
  #2
Yearling
Why are they recalling it?
     
    05-04-2010, 02:59 PM
  #3
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Originally Posted by shmurmer4    
Why are they recalling it?
Adverse Events, according to letter on website


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    05-04-2010, 03:23 PM
  #4
Super Moderator
I think some horses have gone into anaphalactic shock (sorry spelled it the best I could).

Mine have already gotten the shot, didn't have any issues that I noticed...
     
    05-04-2010, 04:22 PM
  #5
Started
Yes we sent back all our vaccine from the clinic yesterday. Seems some horses are going into anaphylactic shock and die when they get the injection. So they have recalled the vaccine. If you horse already has been given the vaccine(like mine have been) and it didn't bother them immediately, then you shouldn't have any problems.
Scary for sure
     
    05-04-2010, 07:43 PM
  #6
Yearling
Wow that is scary! Both my horses had WN shots last month too! Both were ok , it has been a few weeks...anything else I need to look for?
     
    05-04-2010, 09:14 PM
  #7
Showing
After talking to a few people today and posting on some other places, it seems there has been two deaths and a miscarriage traced to this stuff, several people have had no ill effects from it.

Let just pray those that have used it will have no problems with their Horses



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    05-04-2010, 09:17 PM
  #8
Showing
It may be a good idea to sticky this for a bit.
     
    05-04-2010, 11:50 PM
  #9
Started
I used some this year with no issues....

Still probably better then Fort Dodge's 11% reaction rates when I researched it 4 years ago ...
     
    05-05-2010, 01:20 AM
  #10
Trained
Just vaccinated my boys yesterday with no ill effects.

This is scary for sure!!
     

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