Doxyral 50%

Water-soluble powder for oral use

Composition

Doxycycline hyclate eq. 500 mg Doxycycline per gram of powder.

Pharmacotherapeutic category

Antibacterial for systemic use (Tetracyclines).

Properties

Doxycycline is a broad-spectrum antibiotic that inhibits bacterial protein synthesis at the ribosomal level. It is active against a large number of Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria, some Mycoplasmas, Chlamydiae, Rickettsiae and protozoa. Doxycycline differs from classical tetracycline antibiotics through its higher intestinal absorption and better tissue penetration.

Indications

For the treatment of infections caused by microorganisms susceptible to doxycycline.

Dosage, route and method of administration

Administration with the drinking water, milk or feed: 10 mg doxycycline per kg BW or 0.2 g Doxyral 50% per 10 kg BW per day for 3 to 5 days (duration depends on animal species).

Shelf-life

3 years.

Packaging

Bags or boxes with 100, 500, 1000 or 2000 gram of powder.



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