Product Details

Floricol injection

Composition: Each 1 ml. contains:  Florfenicol 300 mg.

PROPERTIES:
Florfenicol is a broad-spectrum antibiotic that has activity against many bacteria. It acts by binding to 50S ribosome, thereby inhibiting bacterial protein synthesis. Florfenicol has activity against gram-positive bacteria such as Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococci and gram-negative bacteria such as Pasteurella multocida, Pasteurella haemolytica and Histophilus somni.

INDICATIONS:
FLORICOL Injection is indicated for the treatment of:
• Respiratory tract infections caused by Pasteurella multocida, Pasteurella haemolytica and Histophilus somni in cattle.
• Respiratory tract infections caused by Pasteurella multocida and Pasteurella haemolytica in sheep.

TARGET SPECIES: Cattle and sheep.

DOSE :
Cattle:

  • By IM route: 1 ml FLORICOL Injection per 15 kg B.wt. twice 48 hours apart.
  • By SC route: 2 ml FLORICOL Injection per 15 kg B.wt. once only. (This dose can be used for prevention purpose).

Sheep:

  • By IM route: 1 ml FLORICOL Injection per 15 kg B.wt. daily for 3 days.

CONTRA-INDICATION:

  • Not used for adult bulls and rams intended for breeding purposes.
  • Not used for lactating animals producing milk for human consumption.

SIDE EFFECTS:

  • A decrease in food consumption may occur.
  • Inflammatory lesions at injection sites.

WARNINGS:

  • The dose volume given at any injection site should not exceed 10 ml.

WITHDRAWAL TIME:

  • Cattle:  By IM route: 30 days.                By SC route: 44 days.
  • Sheep: 39 days.

Packs: 10, 20, 50 & 100 ml. sterile injection bottles.