Product Details - REVERIN 135

CattleGoatsHorsesPigsSheep

Product Class

FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY

REVERIN 135
Reg. No. G3432 (Act 36/1947)
Namibia Reg. No. V04/17.1.2/552 NS0

Long- and short acting oxytetracycline injection.

INDICATIONS
For the treatment of heartwater, tick-borne gall sickness (anaplasmosis), pneumonia, navel ill, joint ill and foot rot in stock and strangles in horses.

COMPOSITION
A sterile, stable solution of oxytetracycline. It contains the equivalent of oxytetracycline hydrochloride 135 mg/mℓ (as the magnesium complex).

STORAGE
Store in a cool, dark place below 25 °C.

WARNINGS
Long- and short acting dose

  • Withdrawal period: Treated animals must not be slaughtered for human consumption within 28 days of last treatment. Milk from treated cows must not be used for human consumption within 7 days of treatment.
  • Dispose of any empty containers according to local waste disposal regulations and do not reuse for any other purpose.
  • KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN, UNINFORMED PERSONS AND ANIMALS.
  • Although this remedy has been extensively tested under a large variety of conditions, failure thereof may ensue as a result of a wide range of reasons. If this is suspected, seek veterinary advice and notify the registration holder.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE - USE ONLY AS DIRECTED
Administration

  • Intramuscular, subcutaneous or intravenous injection.
  • When injecting intramuscularly, inject into the muscle of the mid-neck area using a needle of not more than 30 mm in length.
  • Do not inject more than 20 mℓ at one site.
  • Massage the area after injection to enhance absorption and minimise swelling.
  • When using the intravenous route, inject slowly and pause if any discomfort is shown.

Note: The long acting dose must be administered by the intramuscular route only.

DOSAGE AND INDICATIONS: Normal Use

AnimalDiseaseDose
CattleHeartwater and tick-borne gall sickness (anaplasmosis)8 mℓ/100 kg body mass daily for 3 days.
Pneumonia, navel ill, foot rot and joint ill8 mℓ/100 kg body mass daily for 3 days.
HorsesFoot rot, navel ill, joint ill, pneumonia and strangles8 mℓ/100 kg body mass daily for 3 days.
Sheep and goatsHeartwater4 mℓ/50 kg body mass daily for 3 days.
Foot rot, pneumonia, navel ill and joint ill4 mℓ/50 kg body mass daily for 3 days.
PigsFoot rot and pneumonia2 mℓ/30 kg body mass daily for 3 days.

 

DOSAGE AND INDICATIONS: Long Acting Use (When a higher efficacy and longer action are required)

AnimalDiseaseDose
CattleHeartwater and tick-borne gall sickness (anaplasmosis)16 mℓ/100 kg body mass. Repeat after 3 days if necessary.
Pneumonia, navel ill, foot trot and joint ill16 mℓ/100 kg body mass. Repeat after 3 days if necessary.
Sheep and goatsHeartwater8 mℓ/50 kg body mass. Repeat after 3 days if necessary.
Foot rot, pneumonia, navel ill and joint ill8 mℓ/50 kg body mass. Repeat after 3 days if necessary.

 

N.B. For rapid recovery a prompt and accurate diagnosis is essential. It is, therefore, always advisable to consult your veterinarian for a correct diagnosis.

PRESENTATION
100 mℓ and 500 mℓ multidose glass vials.

REGISTRATION HOLDER
Intervet South Africa (Pty) Ltd.
20 Spartan Road, Spartan
1619, RSA
Tel: +27 (0) 11 923 9300
Fax: +27 (0) 11 392 3158
www.msd-animal-health.co.za

DATE OF PUBLICATION OF THIS PACKAGE INSERT
11 December 2014