Composition: Each 1 ml contains:
Florfenicol 300 mg
AVIFLOR Injection is an efficient synthetic antibiotic For Intramuscular and Subcutaneous Use in Cattle.
Florfenicol is primarily bacteriostatic and acts by binding to the 50S ribosomal subunit and inhibiting bacterial protein synthesis. It was shown to be like chloramphenicol in inhibiting peptidyl transferase activity especially on 70 S ribosomes.
AVIFLOR Injection Solution is indicated for the control and treatment of bacterial pneumonia and associated respiratory infections BRD (bovine respiratory disease) also called shipping fever or transit fever in cattle caused by susceptible P. multocida, P. haemolytica, and H. somnus.
AVIFLOR Injection is indicted also for the treatment of Infectious Pododermatitis (foot Rot) in cattle or interdigital phlegmon (acute interdigital necrobacillosis) associated with Fusobacterium necrophorum and Bacteroides melaninogenicus.
Dosage and Administration:
- For the treatment of Bovine Respiratory Disease and Foot Rot:
- a. Two Injections Regimen: AVIFLOR Injection is administered by IM to cattle (in the neck) at a dose rate of 3 ml/45 kg body weight (Equivalent to 20 mg/kg b. wt.). 48 hours later a second dose is administered.
b. One Injections Regimen: AVIFLOR Injection is given by a single subcutaneous injection to cattle (in the neck) at a dose rate of 6 ml/45 kg body weight (40 mg/kg b.wt.).
For the Control of Bovine Respiratory Disease:
AVIFLOR Injection is given by a single subcutaneous injection to cattle (in the neck) at a dose rate of 6 ml/45 kg body weight (40 mg/kg b.wt.).
Do not administer more than 10 ml at each site.
The injection sites should be only in the neck.
- Cattle must not be slaughtered within 28 days of the last intramuscular treatment.
- Cattle must not be slaughtered within 38 days of the last subcutaneous treatment.
- Not for use in veal calves or female dairy cattle older than 20 months of age.
In case of accidental eye exposure, flush with water for 15 minutes, consult a physician. In case of accidental skin exposure, wash with soap and water.
Following administration some signs transient signs including decreased water consumption Inappetence, or diarrhea may show.
Over-dosage can lead to decreased feed and water consumption leading to dehydration, loss of body weight, urine acidity and increased serum enzymes, depression, and soft stool consistency,
Treating symptoms should be preferred using symptomatic and supportive therapies.
Store in a dark place at a temperature below 30 ºC.
10, 20, 50 and 100 ml amber glass bottles.
FOR VETERINARY USE ONLY