Neopen is indicated for the treatment of infectious diseases in horses, sheep, pigs, dogs and cats caused by bacteria sensitive to the combination of penicillin and neomycin. Penicillin is active against some Gram-negative and most Gram-positive bacteria. Neomycin is a broad spectrum antibiotic active against a number of Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria.
Neomycin base (as the Sulphate PhEur) 100 mg
Procaine penicillin 200 mg (200,000 i.u.)
Horses, pigs, sheep, cats, dogs
Indications for use
For the treatment of infectious diseases in horses, sheep, pigs, dogs and cats caused by bacteria sensitive to the combination. The combination shows a broad spectrum of activity.
In vitro activity has been demonstrated against all tested isolates of Erysipelas rhusiopathiae, Streptococcus spp. and Actinomyces pyogenes and the majority of tested isolates of Pasteurella, Salmonella, Klebsiella and Staphylococcus spp.
- Sheep – meat 70 days
- Pig – meat 60 days
Not for use in sheep producing milk for human consumption, or horses intended for human consumption.
Multidose glass bottles or polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottles containing 100 ml
For full information please refer to the product data sheet. Further information is available on request.
Use Medicines Responsibly. For more information please refer to the Responsible Use sections of the NOAH website.
If you are not the prescribing veterinary surgeon, advice should be sought from the medicine prescriber.
Date of preparation: January 2018