Trimethoprim/sulfadiazine is indicated in horses where potent systemic antibacterial action against sensitive organisms is required. Trimethoprim/sulfadiazine is indicated where control of bacterial infections is required during treatment of: Acute Strangles, Acute Urogenital Infections, Respiratory Tract Infections, Wound Infections and Abscesses, Trimethoprim/sulfadiazine is well tolerated by foals.
Possible Side Effects
Individual animal hypersensitivity may result in local or generalized reactions, sometimes fatal. Anaphylactoid reactions, although rare, may also occur.
Use as directed by your veterinarian. The recommended dosage is 3.75 g per 110 lbs (50 kg) body weight per day. Administer orally once a day in a small amount of palatable feed. One 37.5 g packet is sufficient to treat 1100 lbs (500 kg) body weight daily. Two level, loose-filled scoops contain 37.5 g and treat 1100 lbs (500 kg) body weight daily. Adjusted dose is 1 teaspoon per 100 lbs. The usual course of treatment is a single, daily dose for 5-10 days. Water should be readily available during treatment.
Store at or below 77°F.
Prescription items are NON-RETURNABLE and NON-REFUNDABLE.