Sterile powder for reconstitution available in vials containing either 1 gram or 4 grams of Ceftiofur as the sodium salt.
A third generation cephalosporin bactericidal antibiotic effective against a broad spectrum of gram positive and gram negative bacteria including beta-lactamase producing strains.
Horses: For the treatment of gram negative and gram positive infections including the respiratory pathogens Streptococcus zooepidemicus, S, equi, and S. equisimilus.
Dosage and Administration
- Add 20 mL sterile water for injection to 1 gram vial and 80 mL to the 4 gram vial.
- 2.0 mg per kg body weight (4.0 mL per 100 kg body weight). Treat once daily by intramuscular injection and repeat every 24 hours until clinical signs have resolved.
1 gram and 4 gram vials