NitroTopThis page contains information on NitroTop for veterinary use.
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NitroTopThis treatment applies to the following species:
(Brand of Nitrofurazone Soluble Dressing)
FOR USE ONLY ON DOGS, CATS AND HORSES
Federal law prohibits the extralabel use of this drug in food-producing animals.
WARNING: DO NOT USE ON HORSES INTENDED FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION
AN ANTIBACTERIAL PREPARATION FOR TOPICAL APPLICATION
Contents: 0.2% Nitrofurazone in a Water Soluble Base of Polyethylene Glycols.
Keep Out of Reach of Children
NADA 122-447, Approved by FDA
For the prevention or treatment of surface bacterial infections of wounds, burns and cutaneous ulcers. For use only on dogs, cats and horses
ADMINISTRATION: Apply 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.
In case of deep or puncture wounds or serious burns consult veterinarian. If redness, irritation, or swelling persists or increases, discontinue use and consult veterinarian.
HUMAN WARNINGS: Carcinogenesis: Nitrofurazone, the active ingredient of NitroTop 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.
Avoid exposure to excessive heat or direct sunlight and strong fluorescent lighting.
Not to be used on animals intended for food purposes.
Store at 20° - 25°C (68° - 77°F); with excursions permitted to 15° - 30°C (59° - 86°F) (See USP Controlled Room Temperature).
Manufactured for: Henry Schein Animal Health, Dublin, OH 43017
Distributed Exclusively by Henry Schein Animal Health, Dublin, OH 43017
NAC No.: 10821210
400 METRO PLACE NORTH, DUBLIN, OH, 43017-7545
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