NitrozoneThis page contains information on Nitrozone for veterinary use.
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NitrozoneThis treatment applies to the following species:
(brand Of Nitrofurazone Soluble Dressing)
for Use Only On Dogs, Cats And Horses
warningDO NOT USE IN HORSES INTENDED FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION.
AN ANTIBACTERIAL PREPARATION FOR TOPICAL APPLICATION
Federal law prohibits the extralabel use of this drug in food producing animals.
Contents0.2% Nitrofurazone in a Water Soluble base of Polyethylene Glycols.
NADA 122-447, Approved by FDA
Nitrozone IndicationsFor the prevention or treatment of surface bacterial infections of wounds, burns and cutaneous ulcers. For use only on dogs, cats and horses.
AdministrationApply directly on the lesion with a spatula or first place on a piece of gauze. Application of a bandage is optional.
This preparation should be in contact with the lesion for at least 24 hours. The dressing may be changed several times daily or left on the lesion for a longer period.
Nitrozone CautionIn case of deep or puncture wounds or serious burns consult veterinarian. If redness, irritation, or swelling persists or increases, discontinue use and consult a veterinarian.
Avoid exposure to excessive heat or direct sunlight and strong fluorescent lighting.
Human Warnings: Carcinogenesis
Nitrofurazone, the active ingredient of Nitrozone Dressing has been shown to produce mammary tumors in rats and ovarian tumors in mice.
Additionally, some people may be hypersensitive to this product. Either wear gloves when applying, or wash hands afterwards.
Not to be used on animals intended for food purposes.
Store at 20°-25°C (68°-77°F); excursions permitted to 15°-30°C (59°-86°F) (See USP Controlled Room Temperature).
FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY - KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
Manufactured for: First Companion Veterinary Products, Westlake, TX 76262 U.S.A.
Nitrozone Is A Trademark Of Rxv® Products
4869 EAST RAINES ROAD, MEMPHIS, TN, 38175
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