Product Details

Spectropan -10 injection

Composition: Each 1 ml contains:
Oxytetracycline HCl 107.93 mg.
(Equiv. to Oxytetracycline base 100 mg.)

Properties:
Oxytetracycline is a broad spectrum bacteriostatic antibiotic. It acts through inhibiting protein synthesis by binding with 30S ribosomal subunits. Oxytetracycline is active against wide range of Gram-positive and Gram negative organisms. It is also active against Mycoplasma, Ehrlichia, Rickettsia, Chlamydia and Anaplasma.

Indications:
Treatment of infections caused by oxytetracycline sensitive organisms as:

  • Shipping fever pneumonia cause by Pasteurella spp in cattle.
  • Pneumonia caused by Pasteurella haemolytica in sheep.
  • Bacterial Enteritis (scours) caused by E. coli in cattle.
  • Calf Diphtheria caused by Fusobacterium necrophorum.
  • Wooden Tongue in cattle and sheep caused by Actinobacillus lignieresii.
  • Anaplasmosis caused by Anaplasma marginale in cattle.
  • Theileriosis caused by Theileria parva in cattle.
  • Wound infections, acute metritis and traumatic injury caused by oxytetracycline-susceptible strains of
    streptococcal and staphylococcal organisms.

Target Species: Cattle, Sheep & Calves.

Dose: By Intramuscular or Intravenous injections.

0.5 ml Spectropan-10 per 10 kg B.Wt for 3 – 5 days.

Contra-indications:

  • Not to be used in sheep producing milk for human consumption.
  • Last 2 – 3 weeks of gestation in pregnant animals and up to 4 weeks of age in neonates.

Side-Effects:

  • May cause slight diarrhea.
  • Transient swelling at site of injection.
  • Photodermatitis.

Warnings:

  • Care with use in animals with renal or hepatic impairment.

Withdrawal Time:

  • Cattle: Milk : 2.5 days. Meat : 15 days.
  • Sheep: Meat : 21 days.

Packs: 50, 100, 250 & 500 ml.