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Your cow calf operation is a source of pride. Make sure you get the most out of your business by ensuring that you’re getting the most out of your herd. From superior products to better support to new research on the most important topics in production, Merck Animal Health offers our commitment to your success – from breeding to calving and beyond.

PrimeVAC, the certified preconditioning program from Merck Animal Health, provides the tools you need to make the most out of your cattle investment.

Preconditioning – the practice of prepping calves for optimal performance after weaning – is proven to increase the value of calves entering the feedyard by enhancing their immune systems, increasing weaning weights and improving marketability.

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PrimeVAC Programs*
The following products with an asterisk are part of PrimeVAC, preconditioning programs for healthier, higher-value calves.

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Respiratory Vaccines

ProductDescription
Vista® Once SQ*Bovine Rhinotracheitis - Virus Diarrhea – Parainfluenze3 - Respiratory Syncytial virus – Mannheimia Haemolytica – Pasteurella Multocida vaccine / Modified Live Virus - Avirulent Live Culture
VISTA 5 SQ*Bovine Rhinotracheitis - Virus diarrhea - Parainfluenze3 - Respiratory syncytial virus vaccine / Modified Live virus
VISTA 3 SQBovine Rhinotracheitis (IBR) virus - Bovine Virus Diarrhea (BVD) virus (Types 1 and 2)/ Modified Live Virus
Once PMH® SQ*Pasteurella Haemolytica and Pasteurella Multocida Vaccine. Avirulent Live Cultures.
Once PMH® IN*Mannheimia Haemolytica – Pasteurella Multocida Vaccine. Avirulent Live Culture.

Clostridial Vaccines (Blackleg, Tetanus, and other Clostridials)

ProductDescription
Vision® 8*For use in healthy cattle and sheep as an aid in preventing disease caused by Clostridium chauvoei (Blackleg), septicum (Malignant edema), haemolyticum (Bacilliary Hemoglobinuria (Red Water), novyi (Black disease), sordellii and perfringens Types C&D (Enterotoxemia).
VISION CDClostridium Perfringens Types C&D Bacterin-Toxoid
VISION 8 SOMNUS*Clostridium Chauvoei-Septicum-Haemolyticum-Novyi-Sordellii-Perfringens Types C&D Bacterin-Toxoid
VISION 7*Clostridium Chauvoei-Septicum-Novyi-Sordellii-Perfringens Types C&D Bacterin-Toxoid
VISION 7 SOMNUS*Clostridium Chauvoei-Septicum-Novyi-Sordellii-Perfringens Types C&D-Haemophilus Somnus Bacterin-Toxoid
Covexin 8*A Bacterin-Toxoid vaccine. For vaccination of healthy cattle and sheep against diseases caused by Cl. chauvoei, Cl. septicum, Cl. novyi Type B, C. haemolyticum (known elsewhere as Cl. novy Type D), tetani and Cl. perfringensTypes C D.
CAVALRY® 9*A bacterin toxoid vaccine for the active immunization of healthy cattle as an aid in the prevention of disease caused by Clostridium chauvoei, Cl. septicum, Cl. novyi Type B, Cl. haemolyticum, Cl. sordellii, Cl. tetani, and Cl. perfringens Types C.

Pinkeye Vaccines

ProductDescription
Piliguard® Pinkeye-1 TrivalentMoraxella bovis bacterin for use in healthy cattle as an aid in the prevention of pinkeye associated with infection by Moraxella bovis strains expressing pili similar to those expressed by isolates referred to by Intervet / Schering Plough Animal Health as strains EPP 63, FLA 64 and SAH 38
PILIGUARD PINKEYE+7A combination bacterin vaccine that aids in the control of pinkeye caused by Moraxella bovis strains expressing pili similar to those expressed by isolates referred to as strains EPP 63, FLA 64, and SAH 38, and against diseases caused by Clostridium chauvoei, C. septicum, C. novyi Type B, C. sordellii and C. perfringens Types C and D. Immunity is also provided against C. perfringens Type B.
PILIGUARD PINKEYE TRIVIEWA cell-free Moraxella bovis bacterin for use in healthy cattle four weeks of age or older as an aid in the reduction of pinkeye associated with infection caused byMoraxella bovis
20/20 VISION 7For use in healthy cattle as an aid in preventing disease caused by Clostridium chauvoei (Blackleg), septicum (Malignant edema), novyi (Black disease), sordellii and perfringens Types C & D (Enterotoxemia), and Moraxella bovis (Pinkeye, or infectious bovine keratoconjunctivitis).

Scours Vaccine

ProductDescription
GUARDIAN®Bovine rotavirus-coronavirus vaccine, killed virus, Clostridium perfringens types C & D-Escherichia coli bacterin-toxoid. For use in healthy heifers and cows as an aid in the prevention of neonatal calf diarrhea and enterotoxemia.

Anti-Infectives/Therapeutics (Pneumonia, Shipping Fever)

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Reproduction Vaccines

ProductDescription
VL5 SQFor use in the vaccination of healthy cattle as an aid in reducing infertility (reproductive disease caused by Campylobacter fetus) and as an aid in preventing leptospirosis (caused by Leptospira canicola, L. grippotyphosa, L. hardjo - including the L. borgpetersenii serovar hardjo bovis, L. icterohaemorrhagiae, and L. pomona) and as an aid in prevention of urinary shedding of L. hardjo organisms.
VISTA 5 L5 SQ*Bovine Rhinotracheitis (IBR) virus - Bovine Virus Diarrhea (BVD) virus (Types 1 and 2) - Parainfluenza3 virus (PI3) and Bovine Respiratory Syncytial Virus (BRSV)/ Modified Live Virus - Leptospira Canicola – Grippotyphosa – Hardjo – Icterohaemorrhagiae – Pomona Bacterin
VISTA 3 VL5 SQBovine Rhinotracheitis (IBR) virus - Bovine Virus Diarrhea (BVD) virus (Types 1 and 2)/ Modified Live Virus – Campylobacter fetus – Leptospira canicola - Grippotyphosa - Hardjo - Icterohaemorrhagie – Pomona bacterin
L5 SQFor the vaccination of healthy cattle, 6 months of age and older, as an aid in preventing leptospirosis (caused by Leptospira canicola, L. grippotyphosa, L. hardjo - including the L. borgpetersenii serovar hardjo bovis, L. icterohaemorrhagiae, and L. pomona) and as an aid in prevention of urinary shedding of L. hardjo organisms.

External Parasite Control (Flies, Lice, and Other Pests)

ProductDescription
SYNERGIZED DELICE POUR-ON INSECTICIDEAn insecticide containing 1% permethrin and 1% piperonyl butoxide. Controls lice, horn flies and face flies on lactating and non-lactating dairy cattle, beef cattle and calves and aids in control of horse flies, stable flies, house flies, mosquitoes and black flies as well as others.
SABER EXTRA INSECTICIDE EAR TAGSInsecticidal ear tags containing 10% lambdacyhalothrin and 13% piperonyl butoxide. For up to 5 months control of horn flies and up to 4 months control of face flies on beef and non-lactating dairy cattle and calves.
GRENADE ER PREMISE INSECTICIDE9.7% lambdacyhalothrin. A broad-spectrum premise insecticide for pest control in, on and around livestock buildings, structures and surroundings. Microencapuslated for long-lasting control of a wide variety of insects that plague surfaces.
BOSS POUR-ON INSECTICIDEPour-on insecticide containing 5% permethrin. For fly control for lactating and non-lactating dairy cattle and beef cattle and calves, and ked and lice control on sheep.

Anti-Infectives/Therapeutics (Pneumonia, Shipping Fever)

ProductDescription
ZUPREVO™ 18%For the treatment of bovine respiratory disease (BRD) associated with Mannheimia haemolytica, Pasteurella multocida, and Histophilus somni in beef and non-lactating dairy cattle, and for the control of respiratory disease in beef and non-lactating dairy cattle at high risk of developing BRD associated with Mannheimia haemolytica, Pasteurella multocida, and Histophilus somni.
Resflor Gold® Antimicrobial

RESFLOR GOLD (florfenicol and flunixin meglumine) is a simple bovine respiratory disease (BRD) treatment strategy. It involves a combination of two therapies in one dose: the powerful antibiotic florfenicol to kill or inhibit the disease-causing bacteria Mannheimia haemolytica, Pasteurella multocida, Histophilus somni, and Mycoplasma bovis; and, the fast-acting non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) flunixin meglumine to reduce BRD-associated fever.

NUFLOR® INJECTABLE SOLUTIONInjectable antibiotic containing florfenicol. For treatment of bovine respiratory disease (BRD) (with Mannheimia haemolytica, Pasteurella multocida, and Histophilus somni), bovine interdigital phlegmon (with Fusobacterium necrophorum and Bacteroides melaninogenicus) in cattle.

External Parasite Control (Flies, Lice, and Other Pests)

ProductDescription
DOMINATOR INSECTICIDE EAR TAGSInsecticide ear tags with 20% pirimiphos methyl. Control of horn flies (including synthetic pyrethroid-resistant horn flies) and as an aid in the control of face flies on non-lactating dairy cattle and calves.
DOUBLE BARREL VP INSECTICIDE EAR TAGSInsecticide ear tags containing 14% pirimiphos methyl and 6.8% lambdacyhalothrin. For control of horn flies and face flies, on beef and non-lactating dairy cattle and calves.
GRENADE ER PREMISE INSECTICIDE9.7% lambdacyhalothrin. A broad-spectrum premise insecticide for pest control in, on and around livestock buildings, structures and surroundings. Microencapuslated for long-lasting control of a wide variety of insects that plague surfaces.
SABER EXTRA INSECTICIDE EAR TAGSInsecticidal ear tags containing 10% lambdacyhalothrin and 13% piperonyl butoxide. For up to 5 months control of horn flies and up to 4 months control of face flies on beef and non-lactating dairy cattle and calves.
SABER POUR-ONA pour-on containing 1% lambdacyhalothrin. For the control of lice and horn flies on beef cattle and calves, not for use in dairy cattle.
SYNERGIZED DELICE POUR-ON INSECTICIDEAn insecticide containing 1% permethrin and 1% piperonyl butoxide. Controls lice, horn flies and face flies on lactating and non-lactating dairy cattle, beef cattle and calves and aids in control of horse flies, stable flies, house flies, mosquitoes and black flies as well as others.
ULTRA BOSS® POUR-ON INSECTICIDE*A pour-on insecticide for cattle, sheep and horses containing 5% permethrin and 5% piperonyl butoxide. Against lice, horn flies, face flies, horse flies, stable flies, mosquitos, black flies and ticks
ULTRASABER*Pour on insecticide for cattle containing lambdacyhalothrin with piperonyl butoxide. For the control of horn flies in beef cattle and calves.

Deworming

ProductDescription
Panacur (fenbendazole) Suspension (Drench)*RESIDUE WARNING: Cattle must not be slaughtered within eight days following last treatment. For dairy cattle, the milk discard time is zero hours. A withdrawl period has not been established for this product in pre-ruminating calves. Do not use in calves to be processed for veal.
- Available from your veterinarian
- For removal and control of lungworms, stomach worms and intestinal worms
- Easy-to-use applicator gun for accurate and stress-free deworming
- One liter deworms 43,478 lb. of cattle
- One gallon deworms 164,565 lb. of cattle
- 2.33cc/100 lb. of cattle
SAFE-GUARD EN-PRO-AL MOLASSES BLOCKMedicated Dewormer for Beef Cattle
SAFE-GUARD FREE-CHOICE MINERALDewormer for Beef & Dairy Cattle/20% Salt Free-Choice Mineral
SAFE-GUARD PASTE 10%Dewormer for Beef & Dairy Cattle / Paste 10%
SAFE-GUARD PROTEIN BLOCK20% Protein Block
SAFE-GUARD SUSPENSION 10%Dewormer for Beef & Dairy Cattle / Suspension 10%
SAFE-GUARD® 0.5% ALFALFA-BASED PELLETS

Alfalfa-based pellet that lets you feed and deworm in a single step. Armed with fenbendazole, the active ingredient in all Safe-Guard® products, these pellets are effective against worms, stomach worms and intestinal worms in cattle in one feeding.

SUPPLEMENT

ProductDescription
MU-SE® INJECTIONEmulsion of selenium-tocopherol for the prevention and treatment of Selenium-Tocopherol Deficiency syndrome in weanling calves and breeding beef cows.
RALGRO® IMPLANTS*An anabolic agent containing zeranol. Used to increase the rate of weight gain and improve feed conversion in suckling beef calves, including replacement heifers between one month of age and weaning, weaned beef calves, growing beef cattle, feedlot steers and feedlot heifers.
REVALOR®-G*Implant containing 40mg trenbolone acetate and 8mg estradiol. Each implant consists of two small yellow pellets. Ten implants are provided in a cartridge.

Reproduction Pharmaceuticals & Vaccines

ProductDescription
ESTRUMATE®For intramuscular use to induce luteolysis in beef and dairy cattle.
L5 SQFor the vaccination of healthy cattle, 6 months of age and older, as an aid in preventing leptospirosis (caused by Leptospira canicola, L. grippotyphosa, L. hardjo - including the L. borgpetersenii serovar hardjo bovis, L. icterohaemorrhagiae, and L. pomona) and as an aid in prevention of urinary shedding of L. hardjo organisms.
VISTA 3 SQBovine Rhinotracheitis (IBR) virus - Bovine Virus Diarrhea (BVD) virus (Types 1 and 2)/ Modified Live Virus
VISTA 3 VL5 SQBovine Rhinotracheitis (IBR) virus - Bovine Virus Diarrhea (BVD) virus (Types 1 and 2)/ Modified Live Virus – Campylobacter fetus – Leptospira canicola - Grippotyphosa - Hardjo - Icterohaemorrhagie – Pomona bacterin
VISTA 5 L5 SQ*Bovine Rhinotracheitis (IBR) virus - Bovine Virus Diarrhea (BVD) virus (Types 1 and 2) - Parainfluenza3 virus (PI3) and Bovine Respiratory Syncytial Virus (BRSV)/ Modified Live Virus - Leptospira Canicola – Grippotyphosa – Hardjo – Icterohaemorrhagiae – Pomona Bacterin
VISTA 5 SQ*Bovine Rhinotracheitis - Virus diarrhea - Parainfluenze3 - Respiratory syncytial virus vaccine / Modified Live virus
Vista® Once SQ*Bovine Rhinotracheitis - Virus Diarrhea – Parainfluenze3 - Respiratory Syncytial virus – Mannheimia Haemolytica – Pasteurella Multocida vaccine / Modified Live Virus - Avirulent Live Culture
VL5 SQFor use in the vaccination of healthy cattle as an aid in reducing infertility (reproductive disease caused by Campylobacter fetus) and as an aid in preventing leptospirosis (caused by Leptospira canicola, L. grippotyphosa, L. hardjo - including the L. borgpetersenii serovar hardjo bovis, L. icterohaemorrhagiae, and L. pomona) and as an aid in prevention of urinary shedding of L. hardjo organisms.