Amoxycillin 20 % LA
Amoxycillin is a semi-synthetic penicillin with a broad spectrum bactericidal action
against Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria. The suspension produces sustained
blood levels 30-60 minutes after injection. Furthermore amoxycillin has many
advantages compared to other penicillins, being non-toxic, stable in acidic conditions, is
well resorbed and diffuses readily into most body tissues and fluids.
Enteritis (E. coli, Salmonella, Clostridium), Streptococcus infections like arthritis and
meningitis, ear necrosis, urinary infections (nephritis, urethritis, cystitis, etc - amoxycillin
is particularly suitable for the treatmentof these diseases because of its high
concentrations in the urine after administration), respiratory diseases (pneumonia,
bronchitis, etc), systemic treatment of infections caused by Gram-negative bacteria.
By intramuscular or subcutaneous injection:
In general 1 ml per 10 kg b.w. may be repeated after 48 hours.
Do not inject more than 20 ml at one site.
Hypersensitivity to penicillins.
Advised withdrawal times:
meat : 14 days.
milk : 4 days.
Cool (8-15°C), protected from light.
Per 12 vials of 100 ml.