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CATS | DOGS

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VibraVet 100 Paste
Reg. no. G3552 (Act 36/1947)

Category / Sub Category:
Tetracyclines

Active Ingredients:
Doxycycline 100 mg/g.

General Description:
VibraVet 10 % Paste Contains Doxycycline for the treatment of infections in dogs and cats.
Indications:
VibraVet 10 % Paste is effective against important pathogens which affect dogs and cats including Staphylococcus spp., Streptococcus spp., Escherichia coli, Pasteurella spp., Klebsiella spp, Proteus spp., Pseudomonas spp., Enterobacter spp., Actinobacter spp.and Alicaligines spp., as well as Mycoplasma spp. and  Chlamydia spp.
VibraVet 10 % Paste is indicated for the treatment of infections in cats and dogs caused by or associated with doxycycline sensitive organisms including:
    • Skin, e.g. pyoderma, folliculitis
    • Respiratory infections, e.g. rhinitis, pharyngitis, bronchitis, pneumonia
    • Urogenital infections
    • Gastrointestinal tract infections
    • Puerperal infections
    • Osteomyelitis
    • Otitis media
and secondary infections associated with canine distemper and feline panleukopenia.
Directions For Use:
Use only as directed.

For both dogs and cats a loading dose of 5 mg doxycycline/kg should be administered orally followed at 12 hourly intervals by two doses of 2,5 mg/kg. Maintenance doses of 2,5 mg/kg are then given as single doses at 24 hour intervals for a further 5 days.  The recommendation should be made when dispensing doxycycline that it be administered either in conjunction with or immediately following feeding.

Dosage guide: Adult Dogs/Cats

Body mass

5 kg

10 kg

20 kg

30 kg

40 kg

Loading dose (g)

0,25

0,5

1,0

1,5

2.0

Follow-up dose (g)

0,25

0,25

0,5

0,75

1,0

 

Therapy should be continued for 5 - 7 days or for 48 hours after all symptoms have subsided.
In chronic or refractory cases a longer course of therapy may be required. Based on multi-centre trials, the following durations are suggested as guidelines:
Chronic skin disease      10 – 20 days
Chronic cystitis            10 – 28 days
Respiratory disease        8 – 10 days

Warnings:

Do not use in pregnant bitches in the last 3 weeks of pregnancy and in newborn animals during the first month of life.

Vomiting may occur as an uncommon side-effect.
Keep out of reach of children and uninformed persons.
Precautions:
The use of tetracyclines in young animals prior to the eruption of adult teeth may lead to permanent yellow staining of teeth.
Antacids, containing aluminium, calcium and magnesium salts may affect the absorption of doxycycline and therefore should not be given to animals treated with VibraVet.
Storage:
  Store below 25 °C.
Pack Sizes:
  Packed in cartons of 20 X 5 ml (2,5 g) oral dosing syringes.

DISCLAIMER: ALTHOUGH GREAT CARE HAS BEEN TAKEN IN THE COMPILATION OF THIS DOCUMENT, READERS ARE REQUESTED TO REFER TO THE PACKAGE INSERT FOR COMPLETE DETAILS BEFORE USING THE SPECIFIC PRODUCT.

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