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ANCOPROFEN 10%

Solution for injection

COMPOSITION

Ketoprofen 100 mg

Excipients up to 1 ml

PHARMACOLOGICAL PROPERTIES

Ketoprofen is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug in the arylpropionic acid group, with powerful anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic activity.

INDICATIONS

Cattle:

  • For the supportive treatment of parturient paresis associated with calving
  • Reducing the pyrexia and distress associated with bacterial respiratory disease when used in conjunction with antimicrobial therapy as appropriate
  • Improving the recovery rate in acute clinical mastitis, including acute endotoxin mastitis, caused by gram negative micro-organisms, in conjunction with antimicrobial therapy
  • Reducing oedema of the udder associated with calving

Horses:

  • The alleviation of inflammation and pain associated with muscoloskeletal disorders
  • The alleviation of visceral pain associated with colic

Pigs:

  • Reducing the pyrexia and respiratory rate associated with bacterial or viral respiratory disease when used in conjunction with antimicrobial therapy as approriate
  • The supportive treatment of Mastitis-Metritis-Agalactia Syndrome in sows, in conjunction with antimicrobial therapy as appropriate

CONTRA-INDICATIONS

Do not use in animals with known hypersensitivity to the active substance or to any of the excipients.

Do not administer other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS) concurrently or within 24 hours of each other, corticosteroids, diuretics and anticoagulants.

Do not use in animals suffering from cardiac, hepatic or renal disease, where there is the possibility of gastro-intestinal ulceration or bleeding, or where there is evidence of blood dyscrasia.

DOSAGE AND MODE OF ADMINISTRATION

Use of a draw-off needle is recommended when treating large groups of animals. Do not broach the container more than 33 times.

Cattle:

Intravenous or intramuscular administration.

3 mg ketoprofen/ kg body weight, i.e. 1 ml of product per 33 kg body weight, administered by intravenous or deep intramuscular injection once daily for up to 3 days.

Horses:

Intravenous administration.

For use in musculo-skeletal conditions:

2.2 mg ketoprofen/ kg, i.e. 1 ml of product per 45 kg body weight, administered by intravenous injection once daily for up to 3 to 5 days.

For use in equine colic:

2.2 mg/ kg (1 ml/ 45 kg) body weight, given by intravenous injection for immediate effect. A second injection may be given if colic recurs.

Pigs:

Intramuscular injection.

3 mg ketoprofen/ kg body weight, i.e. 1 ml of product per 33 kg body weight, administered once by deep intramuscular injection.

UNDESIRABLE EFFECTS

In common with all NSAIDS, due to their action of inhibition of prostaglandin synthesis, there can be the possibility in certain individuals of gastric or renal intolerance.

Allergic reactions may occur very rarely.

If you notice any serious effects or other effects not mentioned in this leaflet, please inform your veterinary surgeon.

SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS FOR USE AND WARNINGS

Do not mix with another substance in the same syringe.

Do not combine use with other non-steriodal anti-inflammatory drugs, nor with diuretics or anti-coagulants.

In the absence of specific data, do not use in pregnant mares and foals that are less than 15 days old.

Avoid use in any dehydrated, hypovolaemic or hypotensive animals as there is a potential risk of increased renal toxicity.

Avoid intra-arterial injection.

Do not exceed the stated dose or duration of treatment.

PACK SIZE

50 ml, 100 ml vials.

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