Dugnixin 50 mg/ml solution for injection for cattle, pigs and horses
QUALITATIVE AND QUANTITATIVE COMPOSITION
Each ml of the product contains:
Flunixin (as flunixin meglumine) 50.0 mg
(Equivalent to 82.9 mg de flunixin meglumine)
Phenol 5 mg
Sodium Formaldehyde Sulfoxylate Dihydrate 2.5 mg
Other excipients q.s.t. 1 ml
Cattle, horses and pigs.
Indications for use, specifying the target species
Control of inflammation , pyrexia and/or pain associated to bovine respiratory disease, gastrointestinal disorders and mastitis .
Control of inflammation , pyrexia and/or pain associated with musculo-skeletal disorders, or associated to colic.
Recommended as adjunctive therapy in the treatment of metritis-mastitis agalactia syndrome (MMA) in sows.
Cattle and horses: intravenous
Cattle: The recommended dose rate is 2.2 mg of flunixin/kg bw (Equivalent to 2 ml of FLUVEX/ 45kg bw.) Administration can be repeated with a 24 h for interval 3 consecutive days according to clinical recovery.
Horses: The dose rate recommended for musculo-skeletal disorders is 1.1 mg of flunixin/ kg bw (equivalent to 1 ml of FLUVEX / 45 kg bw) once daily. The treatment can be administered by intravenous route for up to 5 days according to clinical response.The recommended dose rate to alleviate, visceral pain associated with colic in horses is 1.1 mg of flunixin/ kg bw (equivalent to 1 ml of FLUVEX / 45 kg bw). In most cases , a single injection is sufficient to control the signs of colic , once the cause determined and appropriate treatment has been administered . However , if clinical signs persist or recur , a second or third injection can be administered , with an interval of 6 to 12 hours.
Pigs: the recommended dose is 2.2 mg of flunixin/ kg bw (equivalent to 2 ml of FLUVEX/ 45 kg bw) by deep IM injection (5 cm). Flunixin should not be injected in fat tissue. 1 or 2 injections can be administered, with 12 hours interval. The amount of treatments to be administered (one or two) depend on the clinical response. The maximum volume of injection is 4 ml
4.11. Withdrawal periods
Cattle: Meat: 4 days
Milk: 1 day (24 hours)
Horses: Meat: 4 days
Do not use in mares producing milk for human consumption
Pigs: Meat: 28 days