Norfenicol 300 mg/ml Solution for Injection for Cattle and Swine
A light yellow to straw coloured solution for injection.
Each ml contains:
Florfenicol 300 mg
Treatment of respiratory tract infections in clinically diseased
cattle due to Mannheimia haemolytica, Pasteurella multocida and
Histophilus somni, susceptible to Florfenicol
Treatment of acute outbreaks of respiratory disease caused by
strains of Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae and Pasteurella
multocida, susceptible to Florfenicol.
Dosage & Administration
Intramuscular Injection: 20 mg/kg bodyweight (1 ml/15 kg) to be administered twice 48 hours apart using a 16-gauge needle. Subcutaneous Injection: 40 mg/kg bodyweight (2 ml/15 kg) to be
administered once only using a 16-gauge needle. The dose volume given at any one injection site should not exceed 10 ml.
The injection should only be given in the neck.
Intramuscular Injection: 15 mg/kg bodyweight (1 ml per 20 kg) into the neck muscle twice at 48 hour intervals using a 16-gauge needle.
The volume administered per injection site should not exceed 3 ml.
Meat and offal:
By intramuscular injection (at 20 mg/kg, twice): 39 days
By subcutaneous injection (at 40 mg/kg, once): 44 days
Not permitted for use in lactating animals producing milk for human consumption.
Meat and offal:
By intramuscular injection (at 15 mg/kg, twice): 22 days
Contraindictions, Warnings etc
Do not use in adult bulls or boars intended for breeding purposes.
Do not use in cases of hypersensitivity to the active substance or to any of the excipients.
Do not use in case of known resistance.
Protect from light. Keep container in the protective sleeve/outer carton.
Any unused veterinary medicinal product or waste materials derived from such veterinary medicinal products should be disposed of in accordance with local requirements.
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