Levoxin Vet(Levofloxacin)

Therapeutic Group: Anti Bacterial

Presentation

Levoxin Vet solution: Each 1 ml solution contains Levofloxacin BP 100 mg.

Description

Levofloxacinis a dependable bactericidal and mycoplasmicidal drug. It is used in prevention and treatment of CRD. Enoxin Vet is an antibiotic of Quinolone group that inhibits the activity of bacterial DNA-gyrase enzyme, causes disruption of bacterial DNA replication & thereby causes bacterial death.

Indications

Levoxin Vet is very effective against various gram positive and gram negative bacteria, Mycolplasma, Staphylococci, Streptococci, E. coli, Salmonella, Hemophilus, Klebshiella and Pasteruella.

Dosage & Administration

For treatment:
1 ml per 1-2 litre of drinking water or 20 mg/kg body weight for 3-5 days.
Or as directed by the registered Veterinarian.

Side Effects

Levoxin Vet is well tolerated for poultry at recommended dose. However, it may cause developmental cartilage abnormalities.

Precautions

After the end of treatment, the watering system should be cleaned appropriately to prevent drug resistance. It should not be used for poultry resistant to any quinolone derivative because cross resistance may develop.

Use in Pregnancy & Lactation

It should not be used in layer within 14 days prior to laying period.

Withdrawal Period

Meat : 4 days
Egg : 7 days
Milk : Not required