T-1% (Canada)This page contains information on T-1% for veterinary use.
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T-1%This treatment applies to the following species:
TETRACYCLINE HYDROCHLORIDE OPHTHALMIC OINTMENT, USP
VETERINARY USE ONLY
Butylated hydroxytoluene NF
In a base of petrolatum and mineral oil.
THERAPEUTIC CLASSIFICATION AND DESCRIPTION: Tetracycline is a broad-spectrum antibacterial agent with activity against a wide range of Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria, including obligate anaerobes. Tetracycline is well known to be efficacious against Chlamydia, mycoplasma and Rickettsia.
For the antibiotic treatment of infectious conjunctivitis in cats and dogs when caused by organisms susceptible to tetracycline. Laboratory tests should be conducted, including in vitro culturing and susceptibility tests, on samples collected prior to treatment.
Directions For Use
Properly cleanse the eye, removing exudate, debris and any foreign object before treating. Apply a thin layer over the cornea three to four times a day. To apply, insert the tip of the tube beneath the lower eyelid and express a small amount of the ointment into the conjunctival sac. Care should be taken not to contaminate the tip during administration. Treatment should continued for two days after the eye appears normal, or as recommended by the treating veterinarian.
CAUTIONS: If infection does not respond to treatment in two to three days, the diagnosis and therapy should be re-evaluated. Itching, burning or inflammation may occur in animals that are hypersensitive to the product. If a reaction occurs, discontinue use of the product. As with any antibiotic preparation, prolonged use may result in over-growth of non-susceptible organisms including fungi.
WarningsKEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
STORAGE CONDITIONS: Store between 15° and 25°C. Keep tightly closed. Protect from light and freezing.
How Suppliedtube of 3.5g in a box
SANTÉ ANIMALE ANIVET INC., 242 St-Cyrille Ouest, Upton, Qc, Canada J0H 2E0
Distributed by AVENTIX ANIMAL HEALTH CORP.
4350 MAINWAY, BURLINGTON, ON, L7L 5R7
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