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Commonly Used Drugs

DRUG

Trade name / Manufacturer

Dose rate
Amphotericin B

Fungizone, Squibb

1.5 mg/kg tid i/v, concurrently 1mg/kg bid /trachea,and also with Rifampicin.
Amoxycillin

Clamoxyl LA, Smith Kline Beecham

adult 2.Sml SQ alternate days
Carprofen

Zenecarp, C-vet

I .Sml SQ post-op adult dose
Calcium Edetate

Calcium EDTA strong, Animalcare

O.75m1 in 2.5m1 sterile water i/rn on every 2nd or 3rd day. repeat oourses as necessary. Severe cases 4-6m1 in drip over 24hrs. Ring Swan sanc for advice
Dexamethasone

Dexadreson, Intervet

0.25m1 SQ daily for 2-3 days only.
Enrofloxacin

Baytril 5%, Bayer

Omgfkg SQsid.
Epsom saltsin feed
Honey

set, any brand

very effective, cheap debriding agent
Fenbendazole

Panacur, Hoechst

100mg/kg po single dose
Iverrnectin

Ivomec, MSD Agvet

200ugfkg SQ single dose
Intrasite

Smith & Nephew

good debriding agent for wounds
Penicillin

Crystapen 600mg, Britannia

i/v in drip, 600mg
Rifampicin

Rifadin,Merrell

30mg/kg po tid.
Potentiated sulphonamide

Borgal, Hoechst

3-SmI SQ sid
Spectinomycin

Spectam, Sanofi

irn l.Srnl SQ adult dose sid
Vitamin B12

Anivit B12

l-3m1 SQ sid

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