Banamine Transdermal 1000ML RX

Merck - Banamine Transdermal from Merck Animal Health is the first approved pour-on for pain control in cattle. 


*RX* Federal law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian. 

This eliminates the need for intravenous (IV) administration. Using pour-on application to reduce fever in cattle.

It is indicated for the control of fever associated with bovine respiratory disease and the control of pain associated with foot rot in beef cattle, and in dairy heifers less than 20 months of age. Each ml of Banamine Transdermal pour-on contains 50 mg flunixin.


Beef quality assurance friendly—no injection site or need for needles.  

Application requires less handling for less stress on the animal.

Rapidly absorbs into the skin to control fever and pain.


Keep out of reach of children.

Only for topical use in beef and dairy cattle.

Do not use Banamine Transdermal pour-on within 48 hours of expected parturition.

Do not use in animals showing hypersensitivity to flunixin meglumine.

Cattle must not be slaughtered for human consumption within 8 days of the last treatment.

Not for use in female dairy cattle 20 months of age or older, including dry dairy cows; use in these cattle may cause drug residues in milk and/or in calves born to these cows or heifers.

Not for use in suckling beef calves, dairy calves, and veal calves. A withdrawal period has not been established for this product in pre-ruminating calves.

Not for use in dairy or beef bulls intended for breeding because reproductive safety has not been evaluated.


Directions: Always read complete label!

Apply one dose of 3 ml per 100 lbs. topically in a narrow strip along the back from the withers to the tailhead. Do not treat cattle if the hide is wet or may get wet within 6 hours.

WarningsAlways read complete label!

Not for use in beef bulls intended for breeding; dairy bulls; female dairy cattle 20 months of age or older, including dry dairy cows; and suckling beef calves, dairy calves, and veal calves. Flunixin transdermal solution.


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