Polyflex (Ampicillin) is a broad-spectrum injectable antibiotic that treats several gram-negative and gram-positive bacterial infections. Polyflex is a penicillin suspension medication, so please note that it should not be used by people with a history of penicillin allergy. Polyflex is a highly effective antibiotic that can be used to treat a variety of bacterial infections. It is important to note that Polyflex should only be used when other antibiotics have failed or are not suitable for the patient. Polyflex is a safe and effective antibiotic that has been used for many years to treat bacterial infections in humans.
Who is Polyflex 25g Active Ampicillin for?
Cattle, including calves and lactating dairy cows.
Why use Polyflex 25g Active Ampicillin?
This antibiotic is known for being more effective than penicillin and an economical cephalosporin alternative. It treats a number of infections, both gram-negative and gram-positive.
How does Polyflex 25g Active Ampicillin work?
This broad-spectrum antibiotic is an injectable that can treat infections caused by both gram-negative and gram-positive bacteria.The types of infections this medication typically works on include: E.coli Pasteurella multocida Streptococcus spp. Staphylococcus spp. Klebsiella spp. Aerobacter spp. bovine pneumonia calf pneumonia shipping fever respiratory tract infections
How is Polyflex 25g Active Ampicillin sold?
25 g/200 ml vial
What are the side effects of Polyflex 25g Active Ampicillin?
Allergic reactions to Polyflex are possible. If you observe this type of reaction, discontinue use and use antihistamines, pressor amines, and/or corticosteroids to treat the cow.
What special precautions are there?
If your animals have a history of being allergic to cephalosporins, penicillins, or similar medications, do not use this product. Always use the appropriate meat and milk withdrawal periods. Do not use this product for more than one week at a time. Generally, animals only need 3 days of treatment to be fully healthy. To ensure that the animal is fully healthy, use the product for 2-3 days after the symptoms disappear. Do not slaughter animals for human consumption while on this medication. Wait 6 days after using the product before slaughtering an animal for human consumption. Do not drink or use milk while on this medication. Wait 48 hours or 4 milkings before using the milk Keep out of reach of children
If a negative action occurs, contact your closest veterinarian or animal hospital.
How can I store Polyflex 25g Active Ampicillin?
Don't freeze. Refrigerate after reconstitution.Store between 59-86° F (15°-30°C).
Speak with a veterinarian to determine the right dose for the animal depending on how severe the infection is, and how each individual animal will respond.
Use as directed by your veterinarian.