An intrauterine suspension of cefapirin for treatment of endometritis in cows. Cefapirin, a first generation cephalosporin, is a broad spectrum antibiotic with bactericidal action against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria. Cefapirin is resistant to the action of penicillinase.
Cream coloured homogenous intrauterine suspension
Each syringe contains: Cefapirin 500 mg (as Cefapirin benzathine)
Indications for use
Metricure is indicated for the treatment of subacute and chronic endometritis in cows (at least 14 days after parturition) caused by bacteria sensitive to cefapirin.
Cattle – milk 0 hours, meat 1 day after last treatment
Packs containing 12 syringes. Intra-uterine catheters are also provided for administration.
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Date of preparation: January 2018