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SulfaMed 40% Injection 250mL (Rx)

By Dr. Kevin L. Brophy, DVM

$25.99

SulfaMed 40% Injection, 250 mL (Rx)

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SulfaMed 40% Injection (sulfadimethoxine) Antibiotics. Indications: For the treatment of bovine respiratory disease complex (shipping fever complex) and bacterial pneumonia associated with Pasteurella spp. sensitive to sulfadimethoxine; necrotic pododermatitis (foot rot) and calf diptheria caused by Fusobacterium necrophorum sensitive to sulfadimethoxine.Withdrawal Period Milk: Milk taken from animals during treatment and for 60 hours (5 milkings) after the latest treatment must not be used for food. Do not administer within 5 days of slaughter.Withdrawal Period Meat: Do not use in Calves to be Processed for Veal. A withdrawal period has not been established for this product in preruminating calves.

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SulfaMed 40% Injection, 250mL (Rx)

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SulfaMed™ (sulfadimethoxine) Injection – INJECTION 40% ANTIBACTERIAL Each mL contains 400 mg sulfadimethoxine.

Cattle: For the treatment of bovine respiratory disease complex (shipping fever complex) and bacterial pneumonia associated with Pasteurella spp.sensitive to sulfadimethoxine; necrotic pododermatitis (foot rot) and calf diphtheria caused by Fusobacterium necrophorumsensitive to sulfadimethoxine.

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION: SulfaMed™ Injection 40% must be administered only by the intravenous route in cattle. Cattle should receive 1 mL of SulfaMed™ Injection 40% per 16 lb of body weight (55 mg/kg) as an initial dose, followed by 0.5 mL per 16 lb of body weight (27.5 mg/kg) every 24 hours thereafter. Sulfadimethoxine Boluses may be utilized for maintenance therapy in cattle. Representative weights and doses are indicated in the following table:

Each mL contains 400 mg sulfadimethoxine
Animal WeightInitial Dose 25 mg/lb (55 mg/kg)Subsequent Daily Doses 12.5 mg/lb (27.5 mg/kg)
250 lb (113.6 kg)15.6 mL7.8 mL
500 lb (227.2 kg)31.2 mL15.6 mL
750 lb (340.9 kg)46.9 mL23.5 mL
1000 lb (454.5 kg)62.5 mL31.3 mL

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Weight2.00 lbs

Please note we can only dispense Rx products to patients of Dr. Kevin Brophy and that have been approved.