Product Details - TRIVETRIN® INJECTION

CattleDogsGoatsHorsesPigsSheep

Product Class

FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY

 

TRIVETRIN® INJECTION

Reg. No. G1742 (Act 36/1947)

Namibia Reg. No. V03/17.1.7/516 NS0

 

INDICATIONS

Trivetrin® Injection is effective against a wide range of gram-positive and gram-negative organisms

including Staphylococcus (including most penicillinase-producing strains), Streptococcus, Salmonella, E. coli, Haemophilus, Proteus, Pasteurella, Klebsiella and Enterobacter.

Trivetrin® Injection is indicated for the treatment of bacterial infections of the respiratory tract, urinary tract, genital tract and alimentary tract. Trivetrin® Injection is also highly effective in the treatment of foot rot, severe mastitis, bacterial agalactia of sows and the treatment of wound infections and septicaemia.

 

COMPOSITION

Each 1 mℓ contains: Sulfadoxine 200 mg and Trimethoprim 40 mg. Preservative: Diethanolamine 3 mg.

 

STORAGE 

  • Store below 25 °C in a cool, dark place.
  • Do not freeze.

 

WARNINGS • Withdrawal periods -   Tissues

Cattle:   9 days Pig:       8 days

Sheep:  14 days

Horse:  10 days

Milk

             Cattle:             3 days/72 hours

Sheep/Goats:  4,5 days/108 hours

Do not use in horses producing milk for human consumption.

  • Trivetrin® Injection is not suitable for cats and kittens.
  • Do not administer to animals with a history of sulphonamide sensitivity or showing marked liver parenchymal damage.
  • Do not use Trivetrin® Injection in conjunction with detomidine hydrochloride.
  • Do not administer subcutaneously.
  • Dispose of any empty containers, needles and syringes as per 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.

Dosage and Administration route

Cattle, sheep and pigs: Intramuscular injection

May be given by slow intravenous injection in cases of acute infection. Consult your veterinarian. Dogs and horses: Slow intravenous injection only.

                                  

Dose

Normal:               1 mℓ/16 kg body mass daily (15 mg/kg)  

Severe infection: 1 mℓ/10 kg body mass daily (24 mg/kg)

 

SIDE-EFFECTS

Occasionally local swellings of a temporary nature may develop at injection sites.

 

KNOWN SYMPTOMS OF OVERDOSAGE

None.

 

PRESENTATION

100 mℓ amber glass vial containing a clear solution.

 

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  

 

MANUFACTURER

Vet Pharma Friesoythe GmbH

Sedelsbergerstreet 2-4

26169 Friesoythe, Germany

 

DATE OF PUBLICATION OF THIS PACKAGE INSERT

31 January 2018

Zimbabwe registration number: E94/80.22.20/9359

Pharmacological classification: 802220

(Sulphonamides and sulphonamide combinations)

Distribution category: PP (Vet)