Engemycin Spray

Engemycin Spray

Product Code: ENG1
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Price: £9.80 Ex Tax: £9.80

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Medications and drugs are non-returnable.

Description

Engemycin Spray is a liquid containing oxytetracycline; indicated for the treatment of topical infections.

 

Presentation

A spray container with 200 ml product contains:

Active substance:

Oxytetracycline hydrochloride 5.00 g (3.84% w/w)

(equivalent to oxytetracycline 4.63 g (3.56% w/w))

Excipients:

Patent blue V (E131) as colouring agent

 

Uses

For the treatment of the following infections caused by, or associated with, organisms sensitive to oxytetracycline in cattle, sheep and pigs:

Treatment of foot infections caused in particular by: Dichelobacter nodosus, Fusobacterium necrophorum and other Fusobacterium spp., and Bacteroides spp.

Supporting treatment of superficial wound infections following surgery or physical injuries, e.g., tail biting in pigs, scratches and abrasions.

 

Dosage and administration

Shake well before use. The spray container is suitable to be used in upright and inverted positions. Before application properly clean the surface to be treated, spray the product for 1-2 seconds, at a distance of 15-20 cm, until the area has a homogeneous colour. Repeat the treatment every 12 hours for 1 to 3 days, depending on the healing process.

To achieve the best results in case of pedal lesions the following instructions are recommended:

Fully clean the foot area, completely removing foreign material, exudates and necrotic tissue.

Keep the animal on dry ground for 12 hours after each application.

 

Contra-indications, warnings, etc

Do not use for treatment of teats in order to prevent the product from getting into milk.

The animals should be treated in a well ventilated area.

Do not spray in or near the eyes.

Whenever possible, product use should be based on bacterial susceptibility testing.

No negative effects due to the use of the product during pregnancy and lactation are known.

Interactions (if applicable)

None known.

 

Operator warnings

Because of the risk of sensitisation and contact dermatitis, the user should avoid skin contact. Wear appropriate impermeable gloves whilst handling the product.

Because of risk of eye irritation, contact with the eyes should be avoided.

Protect the eyes and face.

Do not spray on a naked flame or any incandescent material.

Do not pierce or burn the container, even after use.

Avoid inhaling vapours.

Apply the product in the open air or in a well ventilated area.

Wash hands after use.

Do not eat or smoke whilst administering the product.

In case of accidental ingestion or in case of contact with eyes, seek medical advice immediately and show the label to the physician.

Withdrawal period

Cattle, sheep:

Meat and offal: Zero days.

Milk: Zero hours.

Pigs:

Meat and offal: Zero days.

Stained part of the pig skin must be removed prior to the rest of the animal being used for human consumption.

For animal treatment only. Keep out of the reach and sight of children.

 

Pharmaceutical precautions

Pressurised container: protect from sunlight and do not expose to temperatures exceeding 50 °C. Keep away from sources of ignition - No smoking.

Disposal advice

Any unused veterinary medicinal product or waste materials derived from such veterinary medicinal products should be disposed of in accordance with local requirements.

 

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POM-V