FLORICOL®SOLUTION FOR INJECTION

1 ml contains 300 mg of florfenicol and 16.3 mg of flunixin

Pharmacological properties

Florfenicol is a bacteriostatic antibiotic, active against a wide spectrum of gram-positive and gram-negative microorganisms: E.coli, Pasteurella multocida, Salmonella spp., Haemophilus spp., Proteus spp., Staphylococcus spp., Streptococcus spp., Shigella spp., Klebsiella spp., Enterobacter spp., Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae, Bordetella bronchiseptica, Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae, Mycoplasma hyorhinis, Salmonella cholerasuis, Streptococcus suis, etc. Florfenicol is active against acetyl transferase producing bacteria resistant to chloramphenicol. Mechanism of action: inhibition of protein synthesis in bacterial cell. Flunixin is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent, possesses analgesic and antipyretic properties. As an inhibitor of cyclooxygenase, it reduces prostaglandin synthesis.

Indications

• Treatment of respiratory and other diseases of bacterial etiology in cattle and pigs, caused by sensitive to florfenicol microorganisms.

• Treatment of pleuropneumonia, caused by Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae and/or Haemophilus parasuis, Pasteurella multocida, Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae, M. horhinis and atrophic rhinitis in pigs.

• Treatment of respiratory diseases, caused by Pasteurella multocida, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus somnus, necrobacillosis and infectious keratoconjunctivitis, caused by Moxarella bovis in cattle.

Dosage

Cattle: 1 ml of solution per 15 kg bw (i.e. 20 mg of florfenicol /kg bw), by intramuscular route, twice, with an interval of 48 hours between injections or 2 ml of solution per 15 kg bw (i.e. 40 mg of florfenicol /kg bw), once, subcutaneously in neck area. Pigs: 1 ml of solution per 20 kg bw (i.e. 15 of mg florfenicol /kg bw), by intramuscular route (neck area), twice, with an interval of 48 hours between injections.

 

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