Butocin™

Butocin Double USP Strength


A1370 RVM

Active Constituents:

Oxytocin (synthetic) 20IU/mL in a solution for injection into a wide range of animal species. Available in 50mL vials.

Indication:
Treatment of primary and secondary uterine inertia, acceleration of normal parturition, prolapse of the uterus, postpartum atony and uterine haemorrhage, retention of foetal membranes, agalactia and mastitis. Also for prevention of puerperal fever.

Dosage:
For i/v, i/m or s/c injection (the latter 2 routes are to be administered into the anterior half of the neck in food-producing animals).

OBSTETRICS:
 Animal  Dose  Equivalent to...
 Mares and Cows  100IU
 5mL
 Sows and Ewes 
 30–50IU 1.5–2.5mL
 Bitches
 5–30IU
 0.25–1.5mL
 Queens   5–10IU 0.25–0.5mL

MILK LETDOWN:
 Animal
 Dose  Equivalent to...
 Cows
 10–20IU  0.5–1mL
 Sows  5–20IU  0.25–1mL

Withholding Times:
Nil.