*Images are for illustrative purposes only

Quiflor Tablets for Cats & Dogs

Item no: QUIFLORT
 
Treatment of infections in skin and soft tissue infections (skinfold pyoderma, impetigo, folliculitis, furunculosis, cellulitis). Urinary tract infections (UTI) associated or not with prostatitis or epididymitis and respiratory tract infections.
Prescription Medicine
Option
  • Select Option
  • 20mg Pack of 100 (Dogs only)
  • 5mg Pack of 100
  • 80mg Pack of 100 (Dogs only)
Max 1 per customer
£61.59 - £262.05
Adding to basket… The item has been added

Uses
Treatment of infections caused by strains of microorganisms susceptible to marbofloxacin.
In dogs:
-skin and soft tissue infections (skinfold pyoderma, impetigo, folliculitis, furunculosis, cellulitis);
-urinary tract infections (UTI) associated or not with prostatitis or epididymitis;
-respiratory tract infections.
In cats:
-skin and soft tissue infections (wounds, abscesses, phlegmons);
-upper respiratory tract infections.
Dosage and administration
FOR ORAL ADMINISTRATION
The recommended dose rate is 2 mg/kg/day in single daily administration.
Where appropriate, in dogs only, the use of combinations of whole or half tablets of different strengths (5 mg, 20 mg or 80 mg) will allow accurate dosing.
Quiflor Dosage Chart

Quiflor Dosage Chart
To ensure a correct dosage body weight should be determined as accurately as possible to avoid underdosing.
Duration of treatment:
Dogs:
-in skin and soft tissue infections, treatment duration is at least 5 days and depending on the course of the disease, it may be extended up to 40 days.
-in urinary tract infections, treatment duration is at least 10 days and depending on the course of the disease, it may be extended up to 28 days.
-in respiratory infections, treatment duration is at least 7 days and depending on the course of the disease, it may be extended up to 21 days.
Cats:
-for skin and soft tissue infections (wounds, abscesses, phlegmons) treatment duration is 3 to 5 days.
-for upper respiratory infections treatment duration is 5 days.
Use during pregnancy and lactation
Studies in laboratory animals (rat, rabbit) showed no embryotoxicity, teratogenicity and maternotoxicity with marbofloxacin at therapeutic doses. However no specific studies have been carried out in pregnant or lactating cats and dogs. Therefore, in these classes of animals, use only according to the benefit/risk assessment by the responsible veterinarian.
Adverse reactions
Mild side effects such as vomiting, softening of faeces, modification of thirst or transient increase in activity may occasionally occur. These signs cease spontaneously after treatment and do not necessitate cessation of treatment.
Contra-indications, warnings, etc
Do not use in dogs aged less than 12 months, or less than 18 months for exceptionally large breeds of dogs, such as Great Danes, Briard, Bernese, Bouvier and Mastiffs, with a longer growth period.
Do not use Quiflor 20mg or 80mg in cats. For the treatment of this species, a 5 mg tablet is available.
Do not use Quiflor 5mg Tablets in cats aged less than 16 weeks.
Do not use in animals with known hypersensitivity to marbofloxacin or other (fluoro)quinolones or to any of the excipients of the product.
Special precautions for use in animals
A low urinary pH could have an inhibitory effect on the activity of marbofloxacin. Pyoderma occurs mostly secondary to an underlying disease, thus, it is advisable to determine the underlying cause and to treat the animal accordingly.
High doses of some fluoroquinolones may have epileptogenic potential. Cautious use is recommended in dogs diagnosed as suffering from epilepsy. However, at the therapeutic recommended dosage, no severe side-effects are to be expected in dogs. In particular, no lesions of the articular joints were encountered in clinical studies at the recommended dose rate.
Official and local antimicrobial policies should be taken in to account when the veterinary medicinal product is used. Fluoroquinolones should be reserved for the treatment of clinical conditions which have responded poorly, or are expected to respond poorly to other classes of antimicrobials. Whenever possible, use of fluoroquinolones should be based on susceptibility testing. Use of the product deviating from the instructions given in the SPC may increase the prevalence of bacteria resistant to the (fluoro)quinolones and may decrease effectiveness of treatment with other quinolones due to the potential for cross-resistance.
Special precautions to be taken by the person administering the veterinary medicinal product to animals
People with known hypersensitivity to (fluoro)quinolones should avoid using this product.
In case of accidental ingestion seek medical attention and show product label and/or package leaflet to the doctor.
Wash hands after use.
Interactions
Fluoroquinolones are known to interact with orally administered cations (Aluminium, Calcium, Magnesium, Iron). Insuch cases, the bioavailability of marbofloxacin may be reduced. Concurrent administration of theophylline products may be followed by inhibited theophylline clearance.
Overdose:
Overdosage may cause acute signs in the form of neurological disorders, which should be treated symptomatically.
Environmental Safety
Any unused veterinary medicinal product or waste materials derived from such veterinary medicinal product should be disposed of in accordance with local requirements.
Pharmaceutical precautions
Store in the original package in order to protect from light. This veterinary medicinal product does not require any special temperature storage conditions.
Halved tablets should be stored below 25°C in the original blister and be used for the next administration.
Keep the blister in the outer carton.
Shelf-life of the veterinary medicinal product as packaged for sale: 2 years.
Shelf life of half-tablets: 5 days.

Shipping charges mainland UK zone1

Value Weight Delivery Charge
Over £49.00 Any Weight FREE
Under £49.00 No weight limit £4.50
Under £49.00 Under 250g £2.99

Most orders are despatched the same day and standard delivery is 3 to 5 working days from despatch. FAST Expedited options are available.

NB: Orders placed with faster delivery must be placed before 13:00 to ensure same day dispatch (excluding weekends and bank holidays). Please also check on the product page that the items ordered show 'In Stock' otherwise your order will be delayed until the stock becomes available, which in most cases will only be 24hrs.

Estimated "Usually shipped in" information is shown against most products

Overseas orders

Postage outside of the UK is from £4.50

Prescription Items

Prescription items will be sent on receipt of a valid signed and dated prescription.

Pick up

We offer a pickup service for orders placed over the phone.

Please ring us on 01833 641112 for more information.

Refrigerated Items

Refrigerated items will be sent by carrier or Royal Mail with coolpacks unless you pay for a premium for a refrigerated delivery. We will contact you prior to despatch for your instructions.

We want you to be completely satisfied with any purchase. If not any item* can be returned to us within 14 days of receipt for exchange or refund Please give us a ring for a returns number on 01833 641112 or alternatively email sales@hyperdrug.co.uk to obtain a returns number.

*Due to legal requirements medicines may not be returned except to correct an error in despatch or in response to an "official recall". If an item is believed to be faulty it should be returned for inspection and it may be necessary to forward it to the manufacturers for testing before replacements or refunds can be authorised. This does not infringe legal rights. Please contact our customer services for a "Returns Number" which must appear on the outside of the package or it will not be accepted. We advise customers to use an insured method of shipping and to retain proof of despatch. We may refuse returns on products specially obtained or manufactured to order. Items must be returned unsoiled and unused and sent adequately packed and carriage paid.

Related Products

Veraflox Tablets for Dogs and Cats Currently Unavailable
Veraflox Tablets for Dogs and Cats. For the treatment of acute urinary tract infections in Cats and for the treatment of wound infections, superficial and deep pyoderma and acute urinary tract infections in dogs.
£98.25 - £299.99