Flucortan is an injectable solution of flumetasone 0.5 mg / mL for parenteral administration, which is indicated in all cases where adrenocortic therapy is recommended, such as: supportive therapy (associated with antibacterial) in bacterial infections, inflammation, including musculoskeletal conditions, in allergic states; in ketoses.
Flumetasone-based anti-inflammatory drug 0.5 mg / mL, Flucortan is indicated for pain relief in spinal, joint and rheumatic problems, treatment of anaphylactic shock, severe dermatitis in which immediate itching relief (itching) necessary and in several other inflammations in which corticosteroid therapy may be indicated, such as in cases of ketosis. Flucortan is indicated for cattle, horses, goats, sheep, pigs, dogs and cats.
How to use
Intramuscularly, intravenously and subcutaneously.
Cattle: 2.5 to 10 mL
Horses: 2.5 to 5 mL
Pigs: 0.25 to 5 mL
Sheep and Goats: 1 to 2 mL
Dogs: 0.1 to 0.5 mL
Cats: 0.06 to 0, 25 mL
Precautions and more information
Continuous therapy with Flucortan, especially at high doses, may result in suppression of adrenal function.
The usual precautions and contraindications for adrenocorticoids apply to this product.
Corticosteroids may, in some cases, induce the first stage of delivery and, if administered during the last trimester of pregnancy, may lead to premature delivery with all its complications.
Each ml contains:
Flumethasone – 0.5 mg
Vehicle qs – 1.0 mL
FLUCORTAN injection Indications
• As supportive therapy in bacterial infections in general, provided there is concomitant antibacterial therapy.
• Joint inflammations, tendinitis, bursitis, myositis and dermatoses.
• Urticaria, allergic eczemas, dermatoses and dermatitis.
• Poisoning and poisoning of insects and venomous animals.
Dosage and Mode of Use
Apply 1 to 2 mL subcutaneously, intramuscularly or intravenously. If necessary, the doses may be repeated at intervals of 2 to 3 days.
Missing and Precautions
If given during the last trimester of pregnancy, it may lead to premature delivery with all complications arising from it.
10 mL vials.
For other species and more information, please refer to the product label.