Composition: 1 ml solution for injection contains:
Oxytetracycline (as dihydrate) 200mg
Indications: Treatment of infections caused by organisms susceptible to oxytetracycline:
Cattle: pneumonia, pasteurellosis, diphtheria calves, treatment of postoperative and
Sheep: pneumonia, mastitis, metritis, navel infection, postpartum infection, hoof rot.
Pigs: pneumonia, enteritis, leptospirosis, mastitis, wound infections.
Contraindications: Do not give to animals with known hypersensitivity to tetracycline.
Do not give to animals with impaired liver and kidney. It is not given in the last third of
pregnancy, as well as very young animals at the age of three weaks. Drug does not
apply to horses, dogs and cats.
Side effects: When applying therapeutic doses there may occur gastrointestinal
disturbances (diarrhea), as a consequence of superinfection insensitive bacteria and
fungi. Allergic reactions in hypersensitive animals are very rare, and in case of need
apply antihistamines and corticosteroids. Sometimes at the area of application of the
drug may occur local reaction that spontaneously disappear.Tetracyclines have anti
anabolic effect and can cause azotemia that can worsen with extra application of
glucocorticoids. This drug can also cause metabolic acidosis and electrolyte disbalance.
At young animals it is possible to deposit in bone and staining teeth.It is possible the
occurrence of fotodermatitis.
Target species: Cattle, sheep and pigs.
Dosage and method of administration: The drug is administered to cattle, sheep and
pigs, deep intramuscularly at a dose of 20 mg oxytetracycline / kg of body weight, or 1
mL drug to 10 kg body weight, once. If necessary, the application can be repeated after
Instructions for proper use of drugs: If the dose exceeds 20 mL for adult cattle and
pigs, 5 mL of sheep and 2 ml of lambs and piglets, the drug must be applied at in several
Before drug administration, it is recommended to make antibiograms for isolated
microorganisms, because of the increasing development of resistance to tetracycline.
The most common drug-resistant bacteria of the genera Proteus, Pseudomonas and
some strains of E. coli, Salmonella spp., Enterococcus spp., Shigella spp., Enterobacter
spp. and some strains of Mannheimia (Pasteurella) haemolytica.
Withdrawal period: Meat of treated animals is not for human consumption:
– Cattle-31 days
– Pigs – 18 days
– Sheep – 9 days
The drug is not indicated for animals whose milk is used for human consumption.
For use in animals:
Because of the known antagonism, do not apply the drug simultaneously with
bactericidal antibiotics, such as β-lactam antibiotics, aminoglycosides, sulfonamides
combination with trimethoprim, polymyxin.
Use in pregnancy and lactation:
It is not given in early pregnancy, during 2-3 weeks of gestation, as well as the last third
of gravidity.Use of tetracycline during tooth and bone development can lead to tooth
discoloration and developmental bone disorders.Like other tetracycline, oxytetracycline
is excreted in milk of treated lactating animals.
Special considerations for persons administering the veterinary medicinal product
People with known hypersensitivity to tetracycline should not handle this drug. Due to
possible irritation should avoid direct contact with the drug skin and mucous membranes.
In case of contact with skin or eyes, wash immediately with water.Wash hands after
applying the medicine.
Special precautions for disposal and destruction of drug
Unused drug or drug residues shall be destroyed in accordance with applicable
Special considerations for storing drugs:
Store in original container at temperatures up to 25°C, keep out of reach of children.
Shelf life in original packaging: 2 years.
Shelf life after first opening: 28 days at temperatures up to 25˚C
Method of issue: on prescription of veterinarian.
Packaging: bottle of dark glass type II of 100 mL, closed with bromobutyl rubber
stopper and aluminum cap
ATCvet code: QJ01AA06
Number and date of registration:
1x 100ml 323-01-0587-11-001 date 25.07.2012.
Producer: “FM Pharm”, Subotica, 024/548-130
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