Excenel Flow 50mg/ml Suspension for Injection for Pigs & Cattle.
Excenel contains ceftiofur which is a b-lactamase resistant, broad spectrum, bactericidal cephalosporin antibiotic and is effective in the treatment of infections associated with bacteria sensitive to ceftiofur. The product is indicated for:
For the treatment of bacterial respiratory disease associated with Mannheimia haemolytica, Pasteurella multocida and Histophilus somni.
For the treatment of acute interdigital necrobacillosis (panaritium, foot rot), associated with Fusobacterium necrophorum and Bacteroides melaninogenicus (Porphyromonas asaccharolytica).
For treatment of the bacterial component of acute post-partum (puerperal) metritis within 10 days of calving, associated with Escherichia coli, Arcanobacterium pyogenes and Fusobacterium necrophorum, sensitive to ceftiofur, where treatment with another antimicrobial has failed.
For the treatment of bacterial respiratory disease associated with Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae, Pasteurella multocida and Streptococcus suis.
Dosage and administration
For the treatment of respiratory disease: 1 mg/kg bwt/day subcutaneously for 3 to 5 days, i.e. 1 ml/50 kg bwt at each injection.
For the treatment of acute interdigital necrobacillosis: 1 mg/kg bwt/day subcutaneously for 3 days, i.e. 1 ml/50 kg bwt at each injection.
For the treatment of acute post-partum metritis: 1 mg/kg bwt/day subcutaneously for 5 consecutive days, i.e. 1 ml/50 kg bwt at each injection. Subsequent injections must be given at different sites.
Shake the bottle well before use to bring the product back into suspension.
3 mg ceftiofur/kg bwt (i.e. 1 ml/16 kg bwt) intramuscularly once daily at 24 hour intervals for 3 days in total.