MELOXICAM AVICO Inj.

Injection

Composition:Each 1 ml contains
Meloxicam 20 mg
Properties:
MELOXICAM AVICO is non steroidal anti-inflammatory antiexudative antipyretic, analgesic drug of oxicam class; it has wide application use in farm animal's cattle's, sheep and goats, also in equine and in small animals dogs and cats.
Mode of action MELOXICAM AVICO is acts by inhibition of prostaglandin synthesis to give the anti inflammatory, analgesic, antiexudative and antipyretic effect.
And it reduce leukocyte infiltration into inflamed tissue to a minor extent, it also inhibit collagen induced thrombocyte aggregation.
Indications:
Cattle sheep and goats:
for the use in acute respiratory infection with a appropriate anti biotic to reduce clinical signs
also it use in case of acute mastitis as supportive therapy
in case of diarrhea in combination with re-hydration therapy to reduce clinical signs in calves.
Horses:
Use to relief pain and inflammation followed by orthopedic and soft tissue surgery.
In acute and chronic musulo-skeletal disorder.
Dogs and cats:
Use to relief pain and inflammation followed by orthopedic and soft tissue surgery.
Dosage and administration:
Cattle sheep and goats: 2.5 ml per 100 kg body weight as a single subcutaneous or intravenous injection (Equivalent to 0.5 mg per 1kg b. wt. ) the dose could be repeated after 24 hours if required .
Horse: 3 ml per 100 kg body weight as a single intravenous injection (Equivalent to 0.6 mg /1kg b. wt.).
Dogs & Cats: subcutaneous injection as 0.2 mg per 1 kg body weight every 24 hours.
Note: for dogs and cats if the medication uses to prevent the surgery pain it prefer to be given before surgery.
Adverse reaction:
as any other non steroidal anti-inflammatory drug the following reaction may occur: lost appetite vomiting and diarrhea also may happen.
Swelling after sub cutanious injection.
Withdrawal period:
Meat: Cattle sheep and goats: 15 days.
Milk: 5 days.
Contraindication:
MELOXICAM AVICO is contraindicated in animals which have hypersensitivity for meloxicam and other (NSAID).
Avoid in animals with severe dehydration.
Storage:
Store in dark place at temperature below 30 c
Packing:
50ml and 100 ml amber glass bottles

FOR VETERINARY USE ONLY