Suspension for intramammary administration
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.
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.
Intraclox DC maintains effective antibacterial levels in the dry cow udder for approximately 4 weeks and is bactericidal in action.
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.
No side effects known.
For intramammary administration:
1 injector per quarter immediately after the final milking of a lactation.
Before application teats have to be cleaned and disinfected.
– For meat: 28 days
– For 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.
Keep out of sight and reach of children.