Fura-ZoneThis page contains information on Fura-Zone for veterinary use.
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- Fura-Zone Indications
- Warnings and cautions for Fura-Zone
- Direction and dosage information for Fura-Zone
Fura-ZoneThis treatment applies to the following species:
BRAND OF NITROFURAZONE SOLUBLE DRESSING
NADA 132-427, Approved by FDA
Contents: 0.2% Nitrofurazone, in a Water Soluble Base of Polyethylene Glycols.
"CAUTION: FEDERAL LAW PROHIBITS THE USE OF THIS PRODUCT IN FOOD-PRODUCING ANIMALS"
AN ANTIBACTERIAL PREPARATION FOR TOPICAL APPLICATION
An antibacterial preparation for topical application for the prevention or treatment of surface bacterial infections of wounds, burns, and cutaneous ulcers.
ADMINISTRATION: Apply directly on the lesion with a spatula or first place on a piece of gauze. The application of a bandage is optional. The preparation should be in contact with the lesion for at least 24 hours. The dressing may be changed several times a day or left on the lesion for a longer period.
In case of deep or puncture wounds or serious burns, use only as recommended by a veterinarian. If redness, irritation, or swelling persists or increases, discontinue use; reconsult veterinarian. Avoid exposure to alkaline material and fluorescent lighting.
CARCINOGENESIS: NITROFURAZONE, THE ACTIVE INGREDIENT OF FURAZONE OINTMENT HAS BEEN SHOWN TO PRODUCE MAMMARY TUMORS IN RATS AND OVARIAN TUMORS IN MICE. SOME PEOPLE MAY BE HYPERSENSITIVE TO THIS PRODUCT. EITHER WEAR GLOVES WHEN APPLYING, OR WASH HANDS AFTERWARDS.
KEEP AWAY FROM EXCESSIVE HEAT OR DIRECT SUNLIGHT
NOT FOR USE ON HORSES INTENDED FOR FOOD
FOR USE IN HORSES ONLY
KEEP OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN
Squire Laboratories, Inc., Revere, Mass. 02151
1 LB. (454g)
NAC No.: 14910281
944 NANDINO BLVD, LEXINGTON, KY, 40511-1205
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