FOR CATTLE, SHEEP, GOATS AND SWINE
Aqueous injectable solution containing (per ml) gentamicin
sulphate equivalent to 50 mg gentamicin base.
Gentamycin belongs to the group of aminoglycosides
and has bactericidal action against mainly gram negative
bacteria, for example, E. Coli, Klebsiella, Pasteurella
and Salmonella spp. The bactericidal action
is based on inhibition of bacterial protein synthesis.
GENTACIN 50 is effective against gastro-intestinal
and respiratory infections of cattle, calves, sheep,
goats and swine, caused by gentamycin sensitive bacteria
such as E. coli, Klebsiella, Pasteurella and Salmonella
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION:
By intramuscular injection.
1 ml GENTACIN 50 per 25 kg bodyweight, twice daily
for 3 days. (Equivalent to 2 mg gentamicin per
CONTRA-INDICATIONS, WARNINGS ETC:
For animal treatment only.
KEEP OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN.
Do not administer to animals with known impaired liver
and/or renal function.
Do not administer to animals with known hypersensitivity
Hypersensitivity reactions may occasionally occur.
Animals must not be slaughtered for human consumption
during treatment or until 7 days after the last treatment.
Milk must not be used for human consumption during
treatment or until 3 days after the
Store below 25 degrees Centigrade in a dry place.
PACKAGE QUANTITIES: 100 ml multi-dose