GENTAMICIN PIGLET - gentamicin sulfate injection 
Agri Laboratories, Ltd.

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Gentamicin Piglet Injection (GENTAMICIN SULFATE, USP) Piglet Injection - 5 mg/mL

DESCRIPTION


Piglet Injection Veterinary
Antibacterial
For Piglets Up to 3 days of age

Gentamicin Piglet Injection is a sterile preparation for intramuscular administration in piglets up to 3 days of age.  Each milliliter contains gentamicin sulfate, USP equivalent to 5 mg gentamicin base, 2 mg sodium bisulfite, 0.1 mg edetate disodium, 7.46 mg sodium acetate, 3 mg glacial acetic acid; 1.3 mg methylparaben and 0.2 mg propylparaben as preservatives, water for injection q.s.

WARNING


Piglets injected with Gentamicin Piglet Injection must not be slaughtered for food at least 40 days following treatment.

Restricted Drug (California)--use only as directed.

Read accompanying directions carefully.

Store between 2o and 30oC (36o and 86oF)

Protect from freezing.

For intramuscular use only.

ANADA #: 200-394  Approved by F.D.A.

INDICATIONS

Gentamicin Piglet Injection is recommended for the treatment of porcine colibacillosis caused by strains of E.coli sensitive to gentamicin.

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

The recommended dose is 1 mL (5 mg) administered intramuscularly. Gentamicin Piglet Injection is not to be used more than once in each piglet.
If piglets do not respond to treatment with Gentamicin Piglet Injection, diagnosis should be reevaluated. Clean and sterilize needles and syringes
by boiling in water for 15 minutes prior to use.

Prior to injection, disinfect the injection site and top of the vial with a suitable disinfectant, such as 70% alcohol.

Use all precautions to prevent contamination of vial contents.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

There are no known contraindications to this drug when used as directed.

PRECAUTIONS


Store between 2o and 30oC (36o and 86oF)

CHEMISTRY

Gentamicin is a mixture of aminoglycoside antibiotics derived from the fermentation of Micromonospora purpurea. Gentamicin sulfate, USP
is a mixture of sulfate salts of the antibiotics produced in this fermentation. The salts are weakly acidic and freely soluble in water.
Gentamicin sulfate, USP is stable in solution for the period of time indicated on the labels by the expiration date.

Gentamicin sulfate, USP contains not less than 500 micrograms of gentamicin base per milligram.

HOW SUPPLIED

Gentamicin Piglet Injection, 5 mg/mL is available in 100 mL, 250 mL and 500 mL multiple dose vials.

Antibacterial
100 Doses

Rev. 09-10

Manufactured for:
Agri Laboratories, Ltd.
St. Joseph, MO  64503


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GENTAMICIN PIGLET 
gentamicin sulfate injection
Product Information
Product TypeOTC ANIMAL DRUG LABELItem Code (Source)NDC:57561-638
Route of AdministrationINTRAMUSCULARDEA Schedule    
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
GENTAMICIN SULFATE (GENTAMICIN) GENTAMICIN5 mg  in 1 mL
Packaging
#Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
1NDC:57561-638-05250 mL in 1 VIAL
Marketing Information
Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
ANADAANADA20039401/18/2008
Labeler - Agri Laboratories, Ltd. (155594450)

Revised: 2/2013
Document Id: 6e5c93eb-8469-43e8-a840-3611ad7740c0
Set id: 0800b9b5-7f1e-4aab-8641-96c275881878
Version: 2
Effective Time: 20130205
 
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