Norfenicol Injection 500ml RX
Norbrook - Norfenicol® Injectable Solution is a solution of the synthetic antibiotic florfenicol.
Norbrook Norfenicol Injectable Solution for cattle provides broad-spectrum treatment and control against BRD (shipping fever). Use in cattle for the control of respiratory infections due to M. haemolytica, P. multocida and H. somni susceptible to Florfenicol. Use to treat foot rot, associated with F. necrophorum and B. melaninogenicus. Norfenicol reaches peak therapeutic levels within 30 minutes post injection; remains therapeutically active in the blood for a minimum of 60 hours. Labeled for subcutaneous or intramuscular injection allowing flexible administration routes. Broad-spectrum, effective antibiotic with both bacteriostatic and bactericidal activity against the major pathogens of BRD.
Species: Beef and non-lactating dairy cattle and calves
FEATURES / BENEFITS
Fast-acting injectable antibiotic.
Flexible dosage and administration routes.
Packaged in unbreakable plastic bottles.
Ideal for high risk cattle in feed-yards.
Reduces morbidity and mortality in feedlots.
Bioequivalent to Nuflor.
Not for use in female dairy cattle 20 months of age or older, including dry dairy cows or veal calves.
Intramuscular injection may result in local tissue reaction, which may result in trim loss at slaughter.
Cattle meat withhold:
By intramuscular injection: 28 days.
By subcutaneous injection: 33 days.
For treatment of bovine respiratory disease (BRD) and bovine interdigital phlegmon (foot rot): Norfenicol Injectable Solution should be administered by intramuscular injection to cattle at a dose rate of 20 mg/kg body weight (3 mL/100 lbs). A second dose should be administered 48 hours later. Alternatively, Norfenicol Injectable Solution can be administered by a single subcutaneous (SC) injection to cattle at a dose rate of 40 mg/kg body weight (6 mL/100 lbs). Do not administer more than 10 mL at each site. The injection should be given only in the neck.
NOTE: Intramuscular injection may result in local tissue reaction which persists beyond 28 days. This may result in trim loss of edible tissue at slaughter. Tissue reaction at injection sites other than the neck is likely to be more severe.
For control of respiratory disease in cattle at high-risk of developing BRD: Norfenicol Injectable Solution should be administered by a single subcutaneous injection to cattle at a dose rate of 40 mg/kg body weight (6 mL/100lbs). Do not administer more than 10 mL at each site. The injection should be given only in the neck.
Do not inject more than 10 ml per injection site.
High-risk cattle: Administer a single 6 ml/100 lbs subcutaneous injection.
Hospital treatment: Administer a single dose subcutaneously at 6 ml/100 lbs. Or, two doses intramuscular at 3 ml/100 lbs two days apart.
Animal Weight IM Dosage (3.0 ml/100 lbs) SUBQ Dosage (6.0 ml/100 lbs)
100 lbs 3 ml 6 ml
200 lbs 6 ml 12 ml
300 lbs 9 ml 18 ml
400 lbs 12 ml 24 ml
500 lbs 15 ml 30 ml
600 lbs 18 ml 36 ml
700 lbs 21 ml 42 ml
800 lbs 24 ml 48 ml
900 lbs 27 ml 54 ml
1000 lbs 30 ml 60 ml
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