Floxadil® 25 mg/ml

Solution for injection

Composition

Enrofloxacin 25 mg – Excipients q.s. ad 1 ml.

Pharmacotherapeutic category

Antibacterial for systemic use (fluoroquinolones).

Properties

Enrofloxacin acts by inhibition of bacterial DNA gyrase resulting in inhibition of DNA and mRNA synthesis. It has a concentration-dependent bactericidal action against Gram-negative bacteria, Gram-positive bacteria and mycoplasmas.

Indications

For the treatment of infections caused by enrofloxacin susceptible microorganisms, such as:

  • Dogs and cats: infections of the digestive, respiratory and uro-genital tract, skin and wound infections, otitis externa/media in dogs (Staphylococcus spp., E. coli, Pasteurella spp., Klebsiella spp., Bordetella spp., Pseudomonas spp., Proteus spp.).
  • Rabbits, rodents, reptiles, game birds: infections of the digestive and respiratory tract (E. coli, P. multocida. Proteus spp.,other susceptible bacteria).

Dosage, route and method of administration

OSC or IM injection: 5 mg enrofloxacin per kg BW (0.2 ml/kg BW), once daily for 5 – 10 days.

Animal speciesDose (mg/kg BW/day)Dose (ml)Route of administrationDuration of treatment
Dogs and cats5 mg/kg/day1 ml/5 kg/daySCFor maximum 5 days
Rabbits10 mg/kg/day2 ml/5 kg/daySCFor 5 to 10 days
Rodents10 mg/kg/day0.4 ml/kg/daySCFor 5 to 10 days
Reptiles5 – 10 mg/kg/day0.2 – 0.4 ml/kg/dayIMFor 5 days
Game birds20 mg/kg/day0.8 ml/kg/dayIMFor 5 to 10 days

Shelf-life

3 years.

Packaging

Vials of 50 ml.
Carton with 1 or 12 vials.



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