Technical resources

The following resources are available for further information on EXCEDE® (ceftiofur crystalline free acid) Sterile Suspension and fresh cow and heifer management.

Technical bulletins

2-dose regimen for treatment of metritis

EXCEDE base of ear administration

The value of single-dose extended therapy with EXCEDE

EXCEDE: Pharmacology, microbial susceptibility and efficacy in lactating dairy cows


Ventral BOE training video - English

Ventral BOE training video - Spanish

Rostral BOE training video - English

Rostral BOE training video - Spanish

Opposite Eye BOE training video - English

Opposite Eye BOE training video - Spanish

Management resources

Metritis brochure

Metritis risk factors article

Pen move evaluation worksheet

EXCEDE base of ear administration techniques


Prescribing and Safety Information

Prescribing information - English

Prescribing information - Spanish

Important Safety Information: As with all drugs, the use of EXCEDE is contraindicated in animals with known allergy to ceftiofur or to the ß-lactam group (penicillins and cephalosporins) of antimicrobials. Though safe in cattle when properly administered, inadvertent intra-arterial injection is possible and fatal. EXCEDE has a pre-slaughter withdrawal time of 13 days following the last dose in cattle. Do not use in calves to be processed for veal.

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