Composition: 1 ml solution for injection contains:
Oxytocin 10 i.j.
Indications: assisting at childbirth, lactation and puerperal disorders: weak labor
contractions, acceleration of normal delivery, uterine atony, postpartum hemorrhage,
secondary retention, prolapsed uteri (fresh cases), spontaneous abortion, postpartum
agalactia of pigs and cows, removal of residual milk in the local treatment of mastitis.
Contraindications: the use is contraindicated at the difficult birth (dystocia) and closed
pyometras.This product must not be given to gravid animals whose cervix is not dilated,
or when the fetus is in improper position.
Side effects: When using i.m. injections it can cause tissue irritation and blue swelling
with resultant gangrene. High doses of oxytocin, in addition to causing spasm of the
uterus can result in an animal being exposed to unnecessary pain and discomfort.
Target species: mares, cows, sows, sheep, goats, dogs and bitches.
Dosage and method of administration:
The drug is given i.m. and i.v. in the following amounts:
Mares: i.m. 1-2 mL, i.v. 0.25-1 mL;
Cow: i.m. 3-4 mL, i.v. 1-1.5 mL;
Sow: i.m. 2-3 mL, i.v. 0.5-1.5 mL;
Sheep, goats: i.m. 1-2 mL, i.v. 0.3-0.5 mL;
Cat: i.m. 0.3-0.5 mL, i.v. 0.2-0.5 mL;
Bitch: i.m.0.5-1 mL, i.v. 0.3-0.5 mL.
If necessary, repeat application after 15 – 20 minutes.
Instructions for proper use of medicine: Before drug administration should be
checked the position of the fetus and dilated cervix to prevent rupture of the uterus. High
doses of oxytocin may postpone the delivery so it is recommended to start treatment
with lower doses, and then increase the dose if effect is absent after 15-20 minutes.
Waiting period: Treated animals should not be sent for slaughter during the treatment
and 2 days after the last application of the medicine.
For use on animals
The drug is not given to gravid animals whose cervix is not dilated. No negative effects
on reproductive performance. It stimulates the activity of the mammary gland during
In case of overdose it causes strong uterine spasm and pain. Stop the drug
administration and apply spasmolytic.
Adrenaline reduces the effects of oxytocin on the uterus and mammary gland.
Due to the lack of data on incompatibility, the drug should not be mixed with other
Special considerations for persons administering the veterinary medicinal product
Avoid direct contact with eyes, skin and mucous membranes when using drug.
Special considerations for storing drugs: Store in original container, at 2 – 8˚C, out of
reach of children.
Shelf life in original packaging: 2 years.
Shelf life after opening: 28 days at 2 to 8 °C
Special precautions for disposal and destruction of drug
Unused drug or drug residues shall be destroyed in accordance with applicable
Method of issuance: On prescription of veterinarian.
Packaging: Glass bottle of 20 ml and 50 ml.
ATCvet code: QH01BB02
Number and date of registration:
1×20 mL 323-01-8-06-001 date 11.07.2011.
1×50 mL 323-01-9-06-001 date 11.07.2011.
Producer: “FM Pharm”, Subotica, 024/548-130
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