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Furantoin Suspension (Canada)

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Furantoin Suspension

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Wecan Sales

Nitrofurantoin Suspension

Systemic Antibacterial

DIN: 02386542

Veterinary Use Only

Warnings: FEDERAL LAW PROHIBITS THE ADMINISTRATION OF THIS PREPARATION TO ANIMALS THAT PRODUCE FOOD OR THAT ARE INTENDED FOR CONSUMPTION AS FOOD. Keep out of reach of children. This drug is not to be administered to horses that are to be slaughtered for use in food.

Active Ingredient (per mL):

Nitrofurantoin

15 mg

Furantoin Suspension Indications

Horses: As an aid in the treatment of bacterial infections of the urinary tract.

Dogs and Cats: As an aid in the treatment of bacterial infections of the urinary tract (cystitis, pyelonephritis, pyelitis).

Dosage and Administration

Shake vigorously before using.

Horses: For each 100Kg of body weight, administer orally an initial dose of 30mL followed by 15mL every 8 hours thereafter. Medication should be given for 7 days.

Dogs and Cats: Administer orally, 1mL per 3.5Kg body weight, every 8 hours. Medication should be given for 7 to 10 days for acute infections and 10 to 14 days for chronic infections.

Furantoin Suspension Caution

Gastrointestinal disturbances and hepatopathy can occur with this drug.

Contraindications

Nitrofurantoin is contraindicated in patients with renal impairment or hypersensitivity to this drug. Nitrofurantoin should not be used concomitantly with fluoroquinolones.

Storage Conditions:

Store between 15°C and 30°C. Protect from light.

Net: 1L

Manufactured By: Wecan Sales Ltd., 3768 Mountain Rd., Beamsville, ON L0R 1B0

NAC No.: 1736000.0

WECAN SALES LTD.
3768 MOUNTAIN RD., BEAMSVILLE, ON, L0R 1B0
Telephone:   905-563-0808
Toll-Free:   1-877-444-2246
Fax:   905-563-0030
Website:   www.wecansales.com
Email:   info@wecansales.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Furantoin Suspension information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the Canadian product label or package insert.

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