Broad-spectrum antimicrobial agent for the treatment of infections in cattle, pigs, sheep, goats, horses, cats and dogs.
FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY
Trimethoprim 4 % m/v
Sulphamethoxazole 20 % m/v
DIRECTIONS FOR USE: Use only as directed
Trimethoprin-sulphamethoxazole is used to treat infections caused by bacteria that are sensitive to this combination. This includes infections of the respiratory tract, urogenital tract, alimentary tract, secondary bacterial infection during or following viral infection, arthritis, sepsis, mastitis, foot rot and wound infections.
Generally, the following pathogens are susceptible:
Actinobacillus, Actinomyces, Bordetella spp., Corynebacterium, Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae, Escherichia coli, Fusobacterium necrophorum, Haemophilus spp., Klebsiella spp., Listeria monocytogenes, Nocardia spp., Pasteurella spp., Proteus spp., Salmonella spp., Streptococcus and Staphylococcus spp.,Rhodococcus (Corynebacterium) equi and Taylorella equigenitalis.
If any doubt exists as to the diagnosis, it is advisable to consult a veterinarian before commencing treatment.
Sulmetrim Plus NF should be administered intramuscularly or intravenously in cattle, pigs, sheep, goats, horses, cats and dogs.
The recommended dosage in all species is 1 ml/10 kg body mass (equivalent to 24 mg/kg body mass) per day for 3 - 5 days. The total daily dose should be administered in two equal divided doses. Injection sites should be alternated.
When Sulmetrim Plus NF is administered intravenously to horses ensure that:
Amber coloured glass vials containing 100 ml of solution.
Store below 25 °C. Protect from light.
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