2 x 7.5 ml Clorostatic Ear drops for Dogs and Cats - Chloramphenicol and Dexamethasone

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CLOROSTATIC  2 x 7.5 ml

  • Active substance: chloramphenicol, dexamethasone disodium phosphate
  • Otic solution for treatment of otitis externa and otitis media with effusion, caused by pathogens susceptible to chloramphenicol
  • Target species: Dogs, Cats
  • Administration: otics route
  • Packing: 7,5 ml

 

COMPOZITION

100 ml otic solution contains:

Chloramphenicol……………………………………………. 0.50 g

Dexamethasone disodium phosphate…………………… 0.1 g

Excipient q.s. ad……………………………………….. 100.00 ml

Ingredients: Propylene glycol, Benzalkonium chloride, Distilled water.

 

PHARMACOTHERAPEUTIC ACTION

The product has anti-inflammatory, antiallergic and antipruritic effect by dexamethasone disodium phosphate, and bacteriostatic and bactericidal effect by chloramphenicol. The spectrum of action of chloramphenicol is widely being effective against rickettsia, mycoplasma, viruses psittacoza-limfogranulomatoza group Actinomyces bovis, Gram-negative (Salmonella, Haemophilus influenzae, Escherichia coli, Shigella, Brucella, Klebsiella, Proteus and some related species and so on).

Microorganisms involved in the production of ear infections and sensitive to chloramphenicol are: Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus haemolyticus, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Escherichia coli and Proteus vulgaris.

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TARGET SPECIES

Dogs and cats.

 

INDICATIONS

In suppurative external and media otitis caused by bacteria susceptible to chloramphenicol. Mechanism of action of chloramphenicol is preventing bacterial protein synthesis.

 

DOSAGE, ROUTE AND METHOD OF ADMINISTRATION

Clean the ear channel canal with a earwax removing solution – Otto cleans. CLOROSTATIC solution is instilled in the ear canal then gently massage the ear for a good diffusion of the drug in the ear channel. Dosage:

- In dogs: 4-6 drops 2-3 times / day for 5-6 days

- In cats: 2-4 drops 2-3 times / day for 5-6 days

 

CONTRAINDICATIONS, PRECAUTIONS AND ADVERSE REACTIONS

Do not administer to animals hyperallergic to one of the product components. Overall the product is well tolerated. Intolerance reactions may rarely occur ‚requiring discontinuation of specific therapeutic measures. Side effects that may occur, especially after prolonged treatment are: burning, itching, irritation, dryness, folliculitis, hiperticozis, acne eruptions, hypopigmentation, allergic contact dermatitis, maceration of the skin, secondary infection skin atrophy. Clorostatic – otic solution should be administered with caution in young cats and puppies and to females during pregnancy. Cats are more susceptible than dogs at product overdose because in cats the half-life of chloramphenicol is higher. Chloramphenicol is antagonist acting with penicillin ampicillin influencing their antibiosis mechanism.

The antimicrobial activity of chloramphenicol is lower in formulations containing viscosity agents such as methylcellulose, tragacanth, sodium alginate, sodium carboxymethylcellulose, surfactants capable of forming micelles for example polysorbate 80; dust absorbing as veegum, starch, bentonite.

 

WITHDRAWAL PERIOD

Not applicable.

 

STORAGE

Store at temperatures below 25 ° C, protected from light.

 

PRESENTATION

Bottles provided with dropper of 7,5 ml of otic solution.