DOTFLOX

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DOTFLOX

DESCRIPTION:

DOTFLOX contains “Ciprofloxacin Lactate” is bactericidal in nature and broad spectrum in activity. DOTFLOX selectively inhibits D.N.A gyrase enzyme necessary for formation of D.N.A strands of chromosomes & helical formations. Bactericidal action is by degradation of D.N.A & lysis of bacterial cell.

SPECIES SUSCEPTIBLE TODOTFLOX

Gram Positive: Staphylococci Sp., Streptococci Sp., Corynebacterium Sp., Listeria Sp., Bacillus Anthracis., Clostridium Sp (especially Cl. Type B & Type D Perifringes, Cl.Chavoei

Gram Negative: Pseudomonas aureginosa, Salmonella Sp, Proteus Vulgaris, Escherisia Coli, Vibriocoii, Enterobacteria, Klebsilla, Brucella Sp.

COMPOSITION:

Each ml. contains
Ciprofloxacin Lactate

Eqv. to Ciprofloxacin       I.P             40 mg

Benzyl Alcohol                I.P             1.5% v/v.

INDICATIONS:

  • Upper Respiratory Tract Infection

  • Gastrointestinal Tract Infections

  • Mastitis

  • Metritis, Endometritis, Pyometra, Salphingitis.

  • Urinary Tract Infections (Cystitis, Nephritis, Urethritis)

  • Skin, Bone & Ear Infections.

  • In pre & post surgical care.

  • Meningitis

  • Anthrax

DOSE & ROUTE OF ADMINISTRATION:

By I.M route only.

  • 4 – 5 mg. per Kg body weight, every 12 hours

  • When given I.V in severe cases the suggested dose is diluted with Normal Saline, Dextrose Saline or Ringer Lactate solution as a slow drip (In large animals 30 ml. “DOTFLOX” is diluted with 540 ml of any one of the infusions and given as slow I.V).

  • “It is advisable that the drug should be injected at 2 to 3 different sites when the intramuscular route of administration is chosen”.

PRESENTATION:

Vial of 30 ml & 100 ml.

SCHEDULE ‘H’ PRESCRIPTION DRUG