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Neomycin | Neomycin sulphate vet drug for bacterial enteritis

Neomycin | Neomycin sulphate vet drug for bacterial enteritis

Neomycin 20 %

Neomycin sulphate

Company Name
El Nasr

Pharmaceutical form
Powder

Package
Aluminum sachet 20, 100, 200 gm Metal can 0.5 , 1 kgm

Indications
Because it is not absorbed from intestine, it is indicated in treatment of enteric infections

Warning & Precautions
Should be used with care & for short period of time
Product Type
Veterinary

Dosage
For active ingredient : by addition to drinking water Poultry : 11 mg / kg Calves : 20 - 40 mg / kg . For Whole Product Poultry : 5.5 gm / 10 liter of drinking water Calves : 1 - 2 gm / Liter drinking water

Adverse Reactions
May lead to nephrotoxicity & ototoxicity

Contra Indications
Should not be used for animals with renal impairment




Neomycin

Neomycin sulphate 20 %

Company Name
ADCO
   
Pharmaceutical form
water soluble Powder
   
Package
20 gm, 25 gm, 200 gm, 250 gm, 500 gm
   
Indications
-Neomycin is used for bacterial enteritis caused by gram positive and gram negative bacteria. -Neomycin is used for the treatment of coliform enteritis and scoure in all species caused by (Escherichia coli and salmonella). -Neomycin is used for treatment of blue comb in turkeys caused by Escherichia coli.
   
Warning & Precautions
-Don't administer neomycin in drinking water for more than 3 days and if symptoms persist after this period consult a veterinarian. -If symptoms such as fever, depression or going off feed develop, oral Neomycin is not indicated as the sole treatment. -Prepare fresh medication daily. -Medicated water should be the only source of drinking water.
   
Product Type
Veterinary
   
Dosage
For Active ingredient: -Poultry and Turkeys:11mg/kgm body weight -Cattle : 22.5 mg/kgm body weight -Pre-ruminating calves and foals : 2 - 3 gm -Sheep : 0.75 - 1 gm -Horses 4 - 7.5 gm -Dogs 0.2 - 0.5 gm For whole product : -Poultry and Turkeys : 55 mg/kgm body weight or 550 mg/liter drinking water. -Cattle : 112.5 mg/kgm body weight -Pre-ruminating calves and foals : 10 - 15gm -Sheep 3.75 - 5 gm -Horses : 20 - 37.5 gm -Dogs : 1 - 2.5 gm
   
Adverse Reactions
-Oral administration of Neomycin may cause slight laxative effect. -Neomycin may cause intestinal mal-absorption. -Neomycin may cause ototoxicity and nephrotoxicity like other aminoglycosides.
   
Contra Indications
-Neomycin isn't used if the animal is hypersensitive to aminoglycosides. -Neomycin isn't used for cats. -Neomycin isn't used for foals with signs of toxaemia. -Neomycin isn't used for animal with myasthenia gravis. -Neomycin isn't used in case of intestinal obstruction. -Neomycin isn't used in amoebic dysentery. -Neomycin should be used with great caution in case of liver or kidney disease.
   
Drug Interactions
None
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