1 ml contains:
Oxytetracycline (as di-hydrate) ………..….…… 200 mg
Sodium sulfoxilate aldoform ……………………….. 5 mg
Polietilenglicol 400, Propylene glycol, Monoetanolamine, Magnesium oxide, Water for the injectable preparations.
Oxytetracycline is an antibiotic obtained from the cultures of Streptomyces rimosus, with a wide animicrobial spectrum, its bacteriostatic action (acts by blocking the proteic synthesis in the bacterial cell) especially exercising in the starting phase of diseases in the acute evolution forms of certain infections. It efficiently acts to the Gram-positive, Gram-negative germs, mycoplasmas, chlamidies, ricketsi and certain protozoa; it well diffuses in the tissues, even in the low irrigated ones, being fast absorbed.
It is slowly removed from the body, especially through the urine, bladder and dejection, having a low toxicity, independently of the administration way.More info
Bovine, ovine, goats, swine.
The treatment of gastro-intestinal, pulmonary, genital infections, podo-dhermites, actinobacilose, rubella, leptospirose.
It is intramuscular administered in a dose of 20 mg s.a./kg body weight, namely:
- 1 ml Oxytetracycline FP 20% retard /10 kg body weight for bovine, ovine, goats and swine.
Depending on the disease evolution, the treatment is repeated at the same dose after 3 days.
More than 20 ml Oxytetracycline FP 20% retard is not administered in one single point for adult bovine, 10 ml for the adult swine and 5 ml for calves, ovine and goats.
If the animals don’t show an improvement of the health state, the veterinary will be consulted, for the re-evaluation of the diagnosis.
It is not administered for the animals with serious renal and hepatic disorders. It is not administered in case of hyper-sensitivity to the active substance or to any of the Excipients. At the inoculation place, a low edema that disappears during 2 – 3 days may occur. Consecutively to the treatment, the urine may be dark colored. During the osteo-genesis process, the tetracycline may determine the coloring to yellow of teeth.
It may be used during the pregnancy and lactation period.
Avoid the administration of oxytetracycline associated to the penicillins, cefalosporines and aminoglycosides. Oxytetracycline forms inactive complexes with the calcium, magnesium, mangan, iron, aluminium salts. It is inactivated by the sodium lactate, oxaciline, prometasine. The tetracycline must not be overdosed due to the intestinal dismicrobism, nephro-toxicity, to the negative effects over the calcifiation. It is not associated with corticosteroids because they mask and disseminate the infection.
Meat and organs: Bovine, ovine, goats, swine – 28 days
Milk: 7 days.
To be kept at a lower temperature than 25°C. To be protected against light. To be protected against frost.
Bottles of 50 ml, 100 ml, 250 ml injectable solution, provided with a rubber stopper and metal cover.
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