Product Details

Injectable solution for short acting systemic corticosteroid therapy. Has powerful anit-inflammatory, anti-shock/stress and gluconeogenic activity.

Dexadreson®

Active Ingredients 
Contains 2mg/mL of dexamethasone (as the sodium phosphate).

Indications 
Can be used as an anti-inflammatory and anti-allergic agent in horses, cattle, pigs, sheep, goats, dogs and cats and for the treatment of primary ketosis in cattle.

Dosage
Initial doses may be maximum or near maximum but once symptoms are controlled doses should be reduced to maintenance levels.

IV, IM, S/CHorse, Cattle10-30mg
Foal, Calf, Sheep, Goat, Pig2-5mg
Dog0.25-2mg
Cat0.25-0.5mg
Intra-articularHorse2-10mg

The intravenous route is particularly useful when a rapid response is required. During prolonged therapy anabolic steroids should be considered to counteract any possible catabolic breakdown of tissues.

Withholding Period
Meat: Cattle – 1 day; Horses and pigs – 63 days; Sheep and goats – 91 days 
Milk: Cattle – 2 milkings (24 hours); Sheep and goats – 35 days

Not for use in bobby calves.


ACVM No: A1421 
AVAILABLE ONLY UNDER VETERINARY AUTHORISATION


Additional Information 
Pack Size: 50mL