DEXAMETHASON 2 mg/ml
Each ml solution contains: 2 mg dexamethasone (as disodium phosphate).
Dexamethasone is a synthetic glucocorticosteroid with anti-shock, anti-
inflammatory, anti-allergic and gluconeogenic activities. Its actions are very
similar to prednisolone, but the activity is approximately 5 to 8 times
greater. Unlike prednisolone, its mineralocorticoid activity is minimal. Its
anti-inflammatory activity is at least 30 times greater than cortisone.
In general myoglobinuria, allergic reactions, urticaria, toxinemia, shock,
stress and hepatitis. Locally: arthritis, bursitis, distorsions, tendinitis,
tendovaginitis and periarthritis.
Diabetes mellitus, osteoporosis; heart- and kidney deficiencies,
administration in the last (third) part of the pregnancy. Infectious diseases
should not be treated unless suitable anti-infective therapy is given at the
Administration and Dosage:
Dexamethasone should be administered by intravenous, intramuscular,
intra-articulair or peri-articulair injection using normal aseptic techniques.
foal, calf, sheep, goat, pig
Cool (+4 / +15oC)
Discard time for milk:
Withdrawal time for meat:
For animal treatment only
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