Cobactan contains 25mg/mL cefquinome, a 4th generation cephalosporin that combines excellent activity with short withholding periods for meat and milk. Cobactan is the antibiotic of choice for acute coliform mastitis, and is the only antibiotic proven to show improvement in clinical and production outcomes.
For the treatment of infections caused by Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria sensitive to cefquinome in cattle and pigs.
Cobactan has the broadest spectrum of any veterinary cephalosporin, excellent efficacy against Pasteurella pneumonia, and penetrates the mammary gland for high potency against S. uberis, S. aureus, and E. coli mastitis.
Broad-spectrum activity against Gram-positive Staphylococci and Streptococci, and Gram-negative Pasteurella, Klebsiella, E. coli, and many Pseudomonas isolates.
Highly resistant to beta lactamase inactivation.
Available only under veterinary authorisation. ACVM registration No. A8163.