Procaben-LA (Procaine & Benzathine penicillin injection) Veterinary
Each 1ML contains:Procaine penicillin G 150000 IU. Benzathine
penicillin G 150000 IU.Excipients ad 1 ml.
Procaine and benzathine penicillin G are small-spectrum penicillins
with a bactericidal action against Gram-positive and Gram-negative
bacteria like Campylobacter, Clostridium, Corynebacterium,
Erysipelothrix, Haemophilus, Listeria, Pasteurella, penicillinase
negative Staphylococcus and Streptococcus spp. After intramuscular
administration within 1 to 2 hours therapeutic blood levels are
obtained. Because of the slow resorption of benzathine penicillin
G, the action is maintained for two days.
Arthritis, mastitis and gastrointestinal, respiratory and urinary
tract infections caused by penicillin sensitive micro-organisms,
like Campylobacter, Clostridium, Corynebacterium, Erysipelothrix,
Haemophilus, Listeria, Pasteurella, penicillinase-negative
Staphylococcus and Streptococcus spp. in calves, cattle, goats,
sheep and swine.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION:
For intramuscular administration:
Cattle : 1 ml per 20 kg body weight.
Calves, goats, sheep and swine : 1 ml per 10 kg body weight.
This dosage can be repeated after 48 hours when necessary.
Note: Shake well before use and do not administer more than 20 ml
in cattle, more than 10 ml in swine and more than 5 ml in calves,
sheep and goats per injection site.
With very high overdoses (160.000 IU benzylpenicillin/kg BW) a
diminished immune response in swine has been reported.
Administration of therapeutic dosages of procaine penicillin G can
result in abortion in sows.
Ototoxity, neurotoxicity or nephrotoxicity.
Hypersensitivity to penicillin and/or procaine.
Administration to animals with a seriously impaired renal function.
Concurrent administration of tetracyclins, chloramphenicol,
macrolides and lincosamides.
- For meat : 14 days.
- For milk : 3 days.
This product is suitable for dry and dark place to store.
Keep out of reach of children.