Bovaclox DC Intramammary Suspension is a dry cow tube containing cloxacillin and ampicillin in a long acting base. It is active against both Gram-positive and Gram negative organisms associated with mastitis and is effective against Streptococcus agalactiae and other Streptococcus species, Stapylococcus species, Corynebacterium species, Escherichia coli.
Each 4.5g syringe contains: Active Substance: 500 mg Cloxacillin (as Benzathine Cloxacillin), 250 mg Ampicillin (as Ampicillin Trihydrate)
Intramammary suspension. An off white suspension for intramammary infusion
For routine use in cows at drying off, to treat intramammary infections and to assist in preventing new infections occurring during the dry period. It also aids in reducing the incidence of summer mastitis in dry cows and heifers at risk. Amongst the organisms found to be sensitive to Ampicillin and Cloxacillin are: Streptococcus agalactiae, Streptococcus spp, Staphylococcus spp, Corynebacterium spp, Escherichia coli.
Dry off therapy: After the final milking of a lactation, clean and disinfect the teats and introduce the contents of one tube into each quarter via the teat canal.