Butasone 400 (Canada)This page contains information on Butasone 400 for veterinary use.
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- Butasone 400 Indications
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Butasone 400This treatment applies to the following species:
1 g / 10 g
For Veterinary Use Only
EACH 10 g CONTAINS:
As oral therapy in the treatment of arthritis, myositis, inflammation and rheumatism.
Note: One (1) level tablespoon contains approximately 10 g of powder containing 1 g of phenylbutazone.
Horses: 2 to 4 g of Phenylbutazone per 454 kg of body weight daily in at least 2 divided doses. Daily dosage should not exceed 4 g. As symptoms regress, the dosage should be reduced to a level that will hold the conditions in check. In some cases, treatment should be given only when symptoms appear with no need for continuous medication. If there is no significant clinical effect in 5 days, a re-evaluation of the diagnosis and treatment should be made.
Butasone 400 Caution
Medication must be discontinued if signs of gastro-intestinal upset or blood dyscrasia appear.
WarningTreated horses must not be slaughtered for use in food.
CONTRA-INDICATIONS: Phenylbutazone is not recommended in horses showing evidence of cardiac, renal or hepatic insufficiency.
400 g, 1.0 kg
MFG BY: JAAPHARM CANADA INC., 510-4 Rowntree Dairy Rd, Woodbridge, Ont., Canada L4L 8H2
NAC No.: 12260151
510 ROWNTREE DAIRY ROAD, BUILDING "J", WOODBRIDGE, ON, L4L 8H2
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