AdvaCare is a GMP manufacturer of Florfenicol liquid injections.
Florfenicol is an antibiotic currently indicated for the treatment of bovine respiratory disease (BRD) associated with mannheimia (Pasteurella) haemolytica, Pasteurella multocida, and Haemophilus somnus, for treatment of bovine interdigital phlegmon (foot rot, acute interdigital necrobacillosis, infectious pododermatitis) associated with Fusobacterium necrophorum and Bacteroides melaninogenicus.
Florfenicol is used in livestock for a bacterial disease of the swines and chicken caused by sensitive bacteria. It has a good effect on the following disease: pleural pneumonia, pasteurellosis, streptococcosis in fowl, the infectious serositis, mycoplasmosis, colibacillosis, pasteurellosis in duckling, fowl cholera, infectious rhinitis etc.
It is important to note that AdvaCare’s florfenicol liquid injection is for veterinary purposes only, and altho’ there are types available for human use, you should only use the medication prescribed by a veterinary doctor or animal care specialist for an animal.
As with all veterinary medicine, some unwanted effects can occur from the use of florfenicol. Always consult a veterinary physician or animal care specialist for medical advice before use.
Negative side effects associated with florfenicol include anorexia, decreased water consumption, or diarrhea. Instances of anaphylaxis and collapse have been reported in cattle. A trim loss may occur at some injection sites, or more severe reactions may occur if the injection is performed on a site other than the neck.
Gastrointestinal effects, including severe diarrhea, are potential problems in other species.
If an animal is intended to breed, florfenicol should not be used. The adverse reactions are unknown; however, the manufacturer states that this drug should not be used in cattle of breeding age or in swine intended for breeding.
Florfenicol should not be used in animals with a known allergy or hypersensitivity to the drug. If using IM route, cattle slaughter withdrawal is 28 days post-injection.
For a comprehensive list of all possible effects, consult a veterinary physician.
If any symptom persists or gets worse, or you notice any other symptom, then please seek veterinary medical treatment immediately.