What is compounding?
Drug compounding is often regarded as the process of combining or mixing drugs to create a medication tailored to the needs of an individual patient.
The generic form of Vetmedin is Pimobendan.
Vetmedin is in limited supply. Orders placed will be shipped as product continues to come off backorder.
Florcon (florfenicol) Oral Concentrate is indicated for the treatment of swine respiratory disease associated with Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae, Pasteurella multocida, Salmonella choleraesuis, and Streptococcus suis in swine. See packaging for complete product details.
Dosage and Administration:
For Proportioner: To produce drinking water with a final concentration of 400 mg/gallon (100 ppm): Fill the bottle of FLORCON Oral Concentrate with water to the fill line. Add the contents of the bottle to the mixing tank. Mix thoroughly. Confirm that the proportioner is set to deliver 1:128 (0.8%). Turn on the proportioner. Verify that the drinkers are operational.
For Bulk Tank: To produce drinking water with a final concentration of 400 mg/gallon (100 ppm): Add the FLORCON Oral Concentrate to the drinking water in the bulk tank. Use one bottle of FLORCON Oral Concentrate for every 128 gallons of water.
The medicated water should be administered as the only source of drinking water for five (5) consecutive days. Medication should be initiated promptly when swine respiratory disease is diagnosed.
Precautions: Do not use this product at any other proportioner setting. This will result in precipitation of product. This product is not recommended for use in automatic water proportioners if water hardness is greater than 275 ppm. Water proportioners should be tested for accuracy before use. Do not use or store this product in galvanized metal watering systems or containers. Do not operate chlorinators while administering medication.
WARNINGS: NOT FOR HUMAN USE, KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. This product contains material that can be irritating to skin and eyes. Avoid direct contact with skin, eyes, and clothes. In case of accidental eye exposure, flush with water for 15 minutes. In case of accidental skin exposure, wash with soap and water. Remove contaminated clothing. Consult a physician if irritation persists. The Safety Data Sheet (SDS) contains more detailed occupational safety information.
Precaution: The effects of FLORCON Oral Concentrate on swine reproductive performance, pregnancy, and lactation have not been determined. Do not use in swine intended for breeding.