Product Details - TRIVETRIN® INJECTION

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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 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 -
    Meat: Cattle, pigs, sheep and horses, 3 days
    Milk: Cattle 48 hours
  • 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.
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)

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.
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
18 February 2010

Zimbabwe registration number: E94/80.22.20/9359
Pharmacological classification:
802220 (Sulphonamides and sulphonamide combinations)
Distribution category: PP (Vet)