(CEFTIOFUR SODIUM STERILE POWDER)
Description: Marcfur is a broad spectrum cephalosporin antibiotic active against gram-positive and gram-negative including B-Lactamase producing strains, Like other cephalosporin’s, ceftiofur is bactericidal in vitro, resulting from inhibition of cell wall synthesis. Each ml of the reconstituted drug contains ceftiofur sodium equivalent to 50mg ceftiofur.
Indications: Indicated for the treatment of bovine respiratory disease (shipping fever, pneumonia) with mannheimia haemolytica, pasteurella multocida and histophilussomni. Indicated for treatment of acute bovine interdigital necrobaciliosis (foot rot, pododermatitis). associated with fusobacterium necrophorum and bactaroides melaninogenicus.
Cattle: Administer to cattle by intramuscular or subcutaneous injection at the
dosage of 0.5 to 1.0mg ceftiofur per pound (1.1 to 2.2mg/kg) of body weight
Treatment intervals for a total of three consecutive days, n 4 to 5 days.
Dogs: 0.1 ml/2 kg bd wt