Each ml solution contains:
200 mg phenylbutazone sodium.
Spectrum of activity:
Phenylbutazone is a synthetic non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent, which also exhibits analgesic and anti-pyretic properties (without loss of consciousness). It is especially useful in the treatment of: (rheumatoid) dysfunctions of joints, arthrosis and arthritis of different origin and rheumatic disorders of muscles.
Arthritis, bursitis, myositis, tendonitis, tendo-vaginitis, neuritis, impotentia coeundi of bull and boar. Painful injury (like luxation, sprain, muscle damage), enzootic pneumonia and, in combination with antibiotic treatment, mastitis, in horses, cattle, pigs, dogs and cats.
Heart-, liver or renal dysfunctions, simultaneous administration with other strong protein binding drugs (like salicylates and sulphonamides), use in very young animals.
Sometimes kidney damage with haemorrhages or blood dyscrasias may occur (long-term treatment), furthermore gastric and eternal irritation, and in horses oedema, erosions of buccal mucosa and necrosis of hepatic veins have been reported, especially after extended doses.
Dosage and administration:
For slow intravenous or deep intramuscular administration.
Horses: 10 – 20 ml per animal i.v. (maximal 5 days)
Cattle: 10 ml per animal i.v. or i.m.
Calf, foal: 6-10 ml per animal i.v. or i.m.
Pigs: 2-5 ml per animal i.m.
Dogs: 1 ml per 15 kg bodyweight i.v. or i.m.
Cats: 0.3 ml per animal i.v. or i.m.
Treatment of racing-horses should be stopped at least 5 days before the race (dope).
Avoid the application of more than 10 ml per injection site in cows and more than 2 ml per injection site in dogs because of tissue damage.
For meat: 10 days.
For milk: 4 days.
Store between 15 °C and 25 °C and protected from light.
100 ml multi dose vial.
FOR VETERINARY USE ONLY