Procaine Penicillin G (Canada)

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Procaine Penicillin G

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Dominion

Aqueous Suspension

FOR VETERINARY USE ONLY

For Intramuscular Use Only

DIN 00491020

A sterile aqueous suspension of Penicillin G Procaine for the treatment of livestock and poultry diseases caused by organisms sensitive to penicillin.

Procaine Penicillin G Indications

Procaine Penicillin G is indicated for the parenteral treatment of infections caused by organisms sensitive to penicillin.

Cattle & Calves: For the treatment of shipping fever syndrome, wound infections, navel infections, foot rot, bacterial infections associated with pneumonia, as well as for bronchitis and tracheitis when caused by or associated with penicillin sensitive organisms.

Swine: For the treatment of mastitis, wound infections, bacterial infections associated with pneumonia, as well as for bronchitis and tracheitis when caused by or associated with penicillin susceptible organisms.

Horses: For the treatment of shipping fever syndrome, strangles, bacterial infection associated with pneumonia, as well as for bronchitis and tracheitis when caused by or associated with penicillin sensitive organisms.

Dogs, Cats, Rabbits, Mink, & Foxes: For the treatment of otitis externa, bacterial infections associated with pneumonia, as well as for bronchitis and tracheitis when caused by or associated with penicillin sensitive organisms.

Administration

Inject deep into the muscle every 24 hours. Continue treatment for 1-2 days after symptoms disappear. If no improvement is noted within 36-48 hours re-evaluate the diagnosis. Mild soreness may result following subcutaneous administration. This suspension should never be administered intravenously.

Dosage

Give 6,000 i.u. per Kg of body weight (1 mL/50 Kg). Increase the dose to 12,000 i.u. - 18,000 i.u. per Kg for serious infection (2-3 mL/50 Kg).

Body Weight

Minimum Dosage

1 - 10 Kg

1/4 mL

10 - 20 Kg

1/4 - 1/2 mL

20 - 50 Kg

1/2 - 1 mL

50 - 100 Kg

1 - 2 mL

100 - 200 Kg

2 - 4 mL

200 - 400 Kg

4 - 8 mL

Warning

Milk taken from treated animals within 72 hours after the latest treatment must not be used in food. Treated animals must not be slaughtered for use in food for at least 5 days after the latest treatment with this drug.

In case of anaphylactic or allergic reaction, administer Epinephrine 1:1000 immediately.

Contents: Each mL contains Penicillin G Procaine 300,000 i.u. with Methyl Paraben 1.00 mg and Propyl Paraben 0.10 mg as preservatives. Store below 15°C.

SHAKE WELL BEFORE USING

SUPPLY

Procaine Penicillin G Suspension is available in 100 mL and 250 mL vials.

100 mL vial; 12 vials/carton (48/case)

250 mL bottle; 6 bottles/carton (12/case)

Manufactured for Dominion Veterinary Laboratories Ltd., 1199 Sanford Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3E 3A1

1-800-465-7122

www.domvet.com

NAC No.: 11810534

DOMINION VETERINARY LABORATORIES LTD.
1199 SANFORD STREET, WINNIPEG, MB, R3E 3A1
Telephone:   204-589-7361
Toll-Free:   1-800-465-7122
Fax:   204-943-9612
Website:   www.domvet.com
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