Contains per ml:
Enrofloxacin 100 mg
Enrofloxacin belongs to the group of quinolones and has bacteriocidal activity against Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacteria, including anaerobic pathogen populations. Most important micro-organisms are: E. coli, Mycoplasma spp., Salmonella spp., Staphylococcus spp., Pasteurella spp., Streptococcus spp., Klebsiella spp., Pseudomonas spp. and Campylobacter spp.
Respitril 10% Inj. is indicated against gastrointestinal and respiratory infections caused by micro-organisms sensitive to enrofloxacin, like (broncho)pneumonia, Mycoplasma infections, Coli-septicaemia/Coli-diarrhoea, enteritis, Pasteurellosis, (para)typhoid, infections of the urinary tract, wound infections and secondary bacterial infections such as complications of viral diseases in cattle, pigs, calves, sheep and goats.
Do not administer to animals hypersensitive to enrofloxacin. Do not administer to animals with an impaired liver or kidney function.
Intravenous injection may cause shock reactions. Subcutaneous injections should be limited to 10 ml for cows and 2.5 ml for pigs.
INCOMPATIBILITY WITH OTHER DRUGS:
Do not combine with macrolides, tetracyclines, lincosamides, and chloramphenicol.
Avoid direct contact with skin, wear protective gloves.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION:
For intramuscular or intravenous injection.
- Cattle, calves, sheep, goats, pigs : 1 ml per 20 – 40 kg bodyweight.
This dosage may be repeated after 24 hours during 3 – 5 days.
Cattle, calves, sheep, goats : 21 days
Pigs : 14 days
Milk : 4 days
Store in a dry, dark place between 15 °C and 25 °C.
Keep medicine away from children.
100 ml multidose vial (48 vials per box).