Timukotin solution for injections

Application:

Drug to treat bacterial/mycoplasmal infections in cattle and pigs

Release form:

100 ml glass bottle.

100 ml
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Product benefits:

  •  Combined broad-spectrum antibacterial drug specially developed for cattle and pig breeding.
  •  Broad-spectrum action (including beta-lactamase resistant strains, Listeria, atypical mycobacteria, mycoplasma, legionella, Spirochaeta and ureaplasma).
  •  No microorganism tolerance.

Chemical composition and pharmacological properties

The drug contains tiamulin hydrogen fumarate - 100 mg/ml and colistin sulfate - 180,000 IU/ml, as well as excipients.

As a new class antibiotic, tiamulin hydrogen fumarate (a pleuromutilin based compound) has bacteriostatic activity inhibiting growth and development of gram-positive and gram-negative microorganisms including Mycoplasma spp., Haemophilus spp., Treponema hyodesenteriae, Staphylococcus spp., Streptococcus spp., Clostridium perfringens, Leptospira spp., Listeria monocytogenes, Pasteurella spp., Corynebacterium pyogenes.

Colistin sulfate (a polypeptide antibiotic) is active against gram-negative microorganisms including Escherichia coli, Salmonella spp., Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Proteus spp., Shigella spp.
  
After parenteral administration tiamulin and colistin well and rapidly absorb in injection with further penetration in organs and tissues obtaining peak concentrations in 1.5-2 hours.

Indications

Use to treat pigs and cattle with infections caused by microorganisms susceptible to tiamulin and colistin (including colibacillosis, salmonellosis, pasteurellosis, dysentery, enzootic pneumonia, arthritis and other bacterial and mycoplasmal infections).

Contraindications

Do not use in combination with polyether ionophores, aminoglycoside antibiotics, muscle relaxants, as well as in milking cows, breeding animals, piglets <20 kg and animals with frank renal impairment.

Administration

Intramuscular administration (1 ml per 10 kg of body weight) once a day within 3-5 days in succession. Enzootic pneumonia and arthritis: 1.5 ml per 10 kg of body weight.

Adverse events

Adverse events and complications are not observed in case of administration as per package insert.

Waiting period

Farm animals are allowed to be slaughtered for meat not earlier than 21 days after the last drug administration.

Storage

Store in original package at 5-25°С. Protect from direct sunlight and moisture. Keep out of the reach of children and animals.

Pharmaceutical form

100 ml glass bottle.