Wocef 0.5 Ceftriaxone
Brand Name: Wocef 0.5
Manufactured by: Vetoquinol
Dosage Form: Injection
500 mg vial with 10 ml WFI
Ingredients & Composition:
Composite Pack of A & B
Each vial contains:
A. Ceftriaxone Sodium I.P. eq. to Ceftriaxone 0.5 g
B. An ampoule containing sterile WFI (water for injection) I.P. 10 ml
Description / Action:
Wocef 0.5 contains Ceftriaxone a third generation cephalosporin. It is an injectable broad spectrum antibiotic for dogs and cats to treat bacterial infections.
Class: Antibiotic / Third Generation Antibiotics
Indication / Usage:
Wocef 0.5 g (ceftriaxone) injection is indicated for
Respiratory tract infections
Soft tissue infections
Post surgical follow up
Secondary bacterial infections
By IM / IV route only
Dog /Cat: 10 – 15 mg / kg Body Weight
To be used by a registered veterinary practitioner only.
Overdosage / Side effects / Contraindications /Warnings:
Do not use in cats or dogs having a known history of hypersensitivity. May show adverse reaction in sensitive pets.
Pharmaceutical precautions / Instructions:
Normal storage precautions can be followed. Protect from light. Use the reconstituted solution immediately.
Safety: Age / Pregnancy/ Withdrawal:
Safe for use in pregnant and lactating / breeding dogs and cats.
Withdrawal period for milk is 7 days and for meat it is 28 days in food animals.
Habit forming: No.
Substitute: Promicef, Intacef