Description of Tolfedine CS
Tolfedine is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory of the fenamate class.
Its active principle, Tolfenamic acid, plays a double role on prostaglandins:
• inhibition of prostaglandin synthesis from arachidonic acid.
• inhibition of tissue response to prostaglandins by occupation of receptor sites.
Ingredients in Tolfedine CSSterile aqueous solution containing 4.0% w/v tolfenamic acid as active ingredient and 1.04% w/v benzyl alcohol as preservative.
Directions for use of Tolfedine CSTolfedine CS Injection Tolfenamic acid 40mg/mL.
Use the contents within 3 months of first broaching of the vial.
Discard the unused portion.
Restraints: DO NOT inject cattle other than into muscle tissue high on the side of the neck.
Injection of product into muscles other than as described is likely to result in residues in meat above the MRL or ESI.
IV administration is also available for Tolfedine cs.
Pneumonia: 1 ml/20 kg by intramuscolar injection. Treatment may be repeated once only after 48 hours.
Mastitis: 1 ml per 10 kg as a single intravenous injection.
Metritis Mastitis Agalactia: 1 ml/20 kg bw as a single intramuscolar injection into the rump