Virbac Philippines

Biologics

Shotapen LA®

Shotapen LA® an original long-acting antibiotic for first line treatment.

  • Swine

Shotapen® LA is an injectable long-acting penicillin (benzathine penicillin + procaine penicillin)-streptomycin RTU preparation that ensures quickness, endurance and has broad-spectrum efficacy.

Shotapen® LA is used for the following;

Cattle: Pasteurellosis pneumonia, septicemia, metritis, leptospirosis and reticuloperitonitis.

Swine: Septicemia, mastitis-metritis-agalactia syn¬drome, erysipelas, leptospirosis, prevention and treatment of respiratory diseases.

Sheep and goats: Vesicular stomatitis, arthritis and septicemia

Per mL suspension of Shotapen LA contains the following, benzathine benzyl¬penicillin 100,000 IU, procaine benzylpenicillin 100,000 IU, dihydrostreptomycin sulfate 200 mg

The dose for cattle, pig and horse is 5-10 mL/100 kg BW IM every 3 days. For calves, foals, piglets and other small animals, the dose is  1-2 mL/25 kg BW IM every 3 days.

Use with care in animals sensitive to penicillin.

Do not administer to rabbits.
 

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