10% oxytetracycline injection
each ml contains Oxytetracycline 100 mg.
Oxytetracycline injection is a wide spectrum bacteriostatic antibiotic. It acts on gram-positive and gram-negative micro-organisms. It is particularly sensitive to streptococci, clostridia, E.coli, shigellae, brucellae, salmonellae, leptospirae. Etc. In addition, it is effective against some mycoplasmas, rickettsiae, chlamydiae, some protozoa and large viruses. After administration of therapeutic dose of Oxytetracycline injection 5%, a high level of Oxytetracycline in blood is achieved within half an hour to 4 hours.
Treatment of diseases caused by Oxtetracycline-susceptible organisms in cattle, sheep and goats. Diseases including pneumonia and shipping fever complex associated with Pasteur ella spp and Haemophilus spp, infectious bovine kerato-conjunctivitis ( pinkeye ) caused by Moraxella bovis, foot rot and diphtheria caused by Fusobacterium necrophorum, bacterial enteritis ( scours) caused by Escherichia coli, wooden tongue caused by Actinobacillus lignierisii; leptospirosis caused by Leptospira pomoma; wound infections and acute metritis caused by strains of staphylocci and streptococci organisms sensitive to Oxytetracycline.
For cattle: Bronchopneumonia and other respiratory infections, infections of the gastrointestinal tract, metritis, mastitis, septicaemia, puerperal infections, and secondary bacterial infections primarily caused by viruses, etc
For sheep and goats: Infections of respiratory, urogenital, gastrointestinal tract and hooves, mastitis, infected wounds, etc.
Pharmacological action: N/A
Usage and administration:
Administer by intramuscular injection. The dose of the active principle Oxytetracy-cline amounts to 10 mg/kg bodyweight of the animal. Administer for 3 – 5 days depending on the type and severity of the infection. The administration is carried out in the following volume:
Cattle 2ml / 10 kg bodyweight
Calves 2ml / 10 kg bodyweight
Sheep and goats 2ml / 10 kg bodyweight
Pigs 2ml / 10 kg bodyweight
Side effect and contraindication:
Oxtetracycline injection 5% is not intended for cats, dogs and horses. It should not be given to animals in late pregnancy, animals with severe damages of liver and kidneys and to animals oversensitive to Oxytetraycline.
Sometimes a temporary swelling on the injection site occurs.
Withdrawal time: From last treatment, within 21 days for meat and edible tissues and within 7 days for milk.
Storage and expired time: In a cool dry place under 25 centi-degrees, away from light.
Packing : 50ml, 100ml, 250ml/bottle
Sixth public meeting of the Presidential Advisory Council on Combating Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria (PACCARB). The first day of the public meeting was dedicated to the topic of Infection Prevention and Control for Animal Health. The three working groups on Incentives for Diagnostics, Therapeutics/Anti-Infectives, and Vaccines, reported their preliminary findings to the full Advisory Council for deliberation on the second day of the public meeting; no vote was held. For more information, visit https://www.hhs.gov/ash/advisory-committees/paccarb
May 3-4, 2017 Public Meeting Page: https://www.hhs.gov/ash/advisory-committees/paccarb/meetings/upcoming-meetings/may-3-4-2017-public-meeting/index.html
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
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