DEXAMETASONA

Corticoid, anti-inflammatory, anti-allergic.
(Injectable solution of 21 Dexamethasone Phosphate)

Description:
Dexamethasone OVER is a sterile aqueous solution of 21 Dexamethasone Phosphate, synthetic corticoid of anti-inflammatory and glycogenic action, 30 times superior to Hydrocortisone, 7 times to Prednisolona, 6 times to Triamcinolona having zero mineral-corticoid action, greatly reduces side effects.

Formula: Every 100 ml it contains:
Dexamethasone 21 Phosphate 200 mg
Formulation agents e.q.

Clinical Indications:
Bovine Cetosis, Ovine Cetosis, Anaphylactic, traumatic, infectious shock (associated with the specific treatment). Localized or generalized allergic or inflammatory symptoms. Neuritis, Polyneuritis, Tendinitis, Myalgias, Bursitis, Paresis, Urticaria, Eczema.
Prevention and treatment of stress caused by transportation. Dexamethasone contributes to the treatment of drooping cows, udder edema associated with diuretics. Recommended for parturition induction in cows and sheep.

For use on the following animals:
Horses, Cattle, Sheep, Pigs, Dogs and Felines.

Administration:
By intravenous, intramuscular, intrasynovial, intra-articular injection, local infiltration. Strict observance of asepsis is necessary.

Dosage:
Expressed in mg of active drug
Horses 5-25 mg per day
Cattle 5-20 mg per day
Sheep 2.5-20 mg per day
Pigs 1-2 mg per day
Dogs 0.25-1 per day
Cats 0.125-0.25 per day

It is advisable to divide the daily dose in 2 or 3 applications.
Local, intra-articular, intrasynovial, infiltration: Dose to be determined by professional judgement.

Parturition induction:
In Cattle, after the 265th day of gestation, parturition may be induced with a dose of 10-20 mg in one single intramuscular application. In Sheep after 142nd day of gestation with a dose of 8-16 mg. Parturition takes place about 48 hours later.

Presentation:
Boxes containing 12 flasks-ampoules of 10 ml net content each. (20 mg of active drug per flask).