Ketoprofen is a non-steroidal analgesic and anti-inflammatory agent for use in horses and cattle Sterile Solution is recommended for the alleviation of inflammation and pain associated with musculoskeletal disorders in horses. The product is an FDA-approved non-narcotic, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agent with analgesic and antipyretic properties.
As part of the trusted equine pain and sedation portfolio from Zoeti is safe and effective against equine pain and inflammation. Hoof pain associated with chronic laminitis is significantly reduced for up to six hours with .
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DOSAGE AND HOW TO USE
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Cattle: 1mL for each 22.5 kg of weight intramuscularly or intravenously. Repeat if necessary, at intervals of 24 hours, but not more than 5 consecutive days.
Horses: In visceral pain associated with colic, 1mL is recommended for every 45 kg of weight intramuscularly or intravenously, at the onset of symptoms. Treatment can be repeated 1 or 2 times if symptoms reappear.
In inflammation and pain associated with musculoskeletal changes, 1 ml is recommended for every 45 kg of weight, intramuscularly or intravenously, once a day for no more than 5 consecutive days.
Do not exceed recommended serving. Do not mix other substances in the same syringe. Avoid intra-arterial injection to horses, as they react with ataxia, incoordination, hyperventilation, hysteria and muscle weakness. Precautions should be taken when administering to calves and, if symptoms of dehydration occur, fluid therapy should be performed. Do not use during pregnancy.
Do not use in animals less than 3 days old. Do not use in horses with a history of hypersensitivity to flunixin.
Cattle: Slaughter: slaughter of animals treated with this product should only be carried out 20 days after the last application. Milk: Milk from animals treated with this product must not be destined for human consumption until 1 day after the last application of this product.
Horses: Slaughter: Do not use in animals whose meat is intended for human consumption.