SKU: 
IC-MS14A
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Description: 

Cloxacillin is a beta-lactam antibiotic and is active against Penicillin G resistant staphylococci. It binds to membrane bound proteins known as penicillin-binding proteins (PBP’s) that are located beneath the cell wall, thereby disrupting cell wall synthesis. Cloxacillin is bactericidal.

Parasites, Vectors & Organisms Controlled
Arcanobacterium pyogenes
Staphyloccocus
Streptococcus agalactiae
Streptococcus dysgalactiae
Active Ingredients
Cloxacillin benzathine500mg
Indications: 

For routine use in cows at drying-off to treat existing intramammary infections and to assist in preventing new infections occurring during the dry period. It is effective against: Streptococcus agalactiae, Streptococcus dysgalactiae and other Streptococcal spp., Staphylococci spp. and Arcanobacterium pyogenes.

Contra Indications: 

Do not use in animals with known hypersensitivity to the active ingredient.
Do not use in lactating animals.
Do not use in cows with a dry period of less than 4 weeks.

Application Rate

Cattle Application: 

For intramammary administration:

1 injector per quarter immediately after the final milking of a lactation.

Before application teats have to be cleaned and disinfected.

Withdrawal Time

Meat: 
28 days
Milk: 
96 hours after calving, with a dry period of more than 28 days. 28 days plus 96 hours, after the last infusion in cows with a dry period of 28 days or less.