Dugnixin 50mg/ml 100ml

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Dugnixin 50 mg/ml solution for injection for cattle, pigs and horses

QUALITATIVE AND QUANTITATIVE COMPOSITION

Each ml of the product contains:

Active substance:

Flunixin (as flunixin meglumine)                               50.0 mg

(Equivalent to 82.9 mg de flunixin meglumine)

 

Excipients:

Phenol                                                                                  5 mg

Sodium Formaldehyde Sulfoxylate Dihydrate          2.5 mg

Other excipients q.s.t.                                                         1 ml

Target species

Cattle, horses and pigs.

 Indications for use, specifying the target species

 Cattle

Control of inflammation , pyrexia and/or pain associated to bovine respiratory disease, gastrointestinal disorders and mastitis .

 Horses

Control of inflammation , pyrexia and/or pain associated with musculo-skeletal disorders, or associated to colic.

Pigs

Recommended as adjunctive therapy in the treatment of metritis-mastitis agalactia syndrome (MMA) in sows.

Administration route:

Cattle and horses: intravenous

Pigs: Intramuscular

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