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MARBOXTM
Solution for injection for cattle and pigs
MarboxTM (Marbofloxacin): injectable solution belonging to the fluoroquinolone family, with a broad spectrum of activity against Gram (+) and Gram (-), indicated for Metritis, Mastitis and Agalactia Syndrome.

Presented in its specific CLAS® container patented by Ceva Animal Health, MarboxTM is a unique specialty that provides at the same time a fast action (a Cmax of 1,7 mg/ml, reached in one hour) efficiency, short withdrawal period (4 days withdrawal period), as well as a good comfort for the pig and for the farmer.
COMPOSITION
Each ml contains:

Active substance:
Marbofloxacin 100.0 mg

INDICATIONS
Cattle:
Therapeutic treatment of respiratory infections caused by sensitive strains of Pasteurella multocida, Mannheimia haemolytica and Histophilus somni. Therapeutic treatment of acute mastitis caused by E. coli strains sensitive to marbofloxacin during the lactation period.

Sows:
Treatment of Metritis Mastitis Agalactia Syndrome caused by bacterial strains sensitive to marbofloxacin.

CONTRA-INDICATIONS
Do not use in animals with known hypersensitivity to marbofloxacin or other quinolones.
Do not use in case of confirmed or suspected resistance to fluoroquinolones (cross resistance).

SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS
Special precautions for use in animals

Use of the product should be based on susceptibility testing and has to take into account official and local antimicrobial policies. It is prudent to reserve the fluoroquinolones for the treatment of clinical conditions that have responded poorly, or are expected to respond poorly, to other classes of antibiotics. Use of the product deviating from the instructions given in the SPC may increase the prevalence of bacteria resistant to the fluoroquinolones and may decrease the effectiveness of treatment with other quinolones due to the potential for cross resistance. As the vial cannot be broached more than 45 times, the user should choose the most appropriate vial size according to the target species to treat.

Special precautions to be taken by the person administering the veterinary medicinal product to animals

People with known hypersensitivity to (fluoro)quinolones should avoid any contact with the product. If the product comes into contact with the skin or eyes, rinse with copious amounts of water. Take care to avoid accidental self-injection since it can induce a slight irritation. In case of accidental self-injection, seek medical advice immediately and show the package leaflet to the physician. Wash hands after use.

POSOLOGY
Cattle:

Intramuscular use:
- Respiratory infections: The recommended dosage is 8 mg/kg bodyweight i.e. 2 ml/25 kg bodyweight in a single injection. If the volume to be injected is more than 20 ml, it should be divided between two or more injection sites.

Subcutaneous use:
- Acute mastitis:
The recommended dosage is 2 mg/kg i.e. 1 ml/50 kg bodyweight in a single daily injection, for 3 days. The first injection may also be given by the intravenous route too.

Sows:

Intramuscular use: The recommended dosage is 2 mg/kg i.e.1 ml/50kg bodyweight in a single daily injection by intramuscular route, for 3 days.

WITHDRAWAL PERIOD
Cattle:
Intramuscular: Meat and offal: 3 days - Milk : 72 hours
Subcutaneous: Meat and offal: 6 days - Milk: 36 hours

Sows:
Intramuscular: Meat and offal: 4 days

STORAGE
Keep the container in the outer carton in order to protect from light.

PACKAGING
Cardboard box containing one 50 ml vial
Cardboard box containing one 100 ml vial
Cardboard box containing one 250 ml vial
Cardboard box containing one 500 ml vial

Related Materials
MARBOXTM brochure

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GENERAL REMINDER:
Product indications, usage instructions & withdrawal periods may vary by Country.
Always follow label instructions and consult your veteriarian or pig health adviser.

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