NAXCEL® (ceftiofur sodium) Sterile Powder provides reliable results against swine bacterial Pneumonia. NAXCEL is a safe and effective antibiotic that is absorbed rapidly and reaches blood levels quickly. It has a convenient 4-DAY pre-slaughter withdrawal, when administered according to the label directions.
Administer to swine by intramuscular injection at the dosage of 1.36 to 2.27 mg ceftiofur per pound (3.0 to 5.0 mg/kg) of body weight (1 mL of reconstituted sterile solution per 22 to 37 lbs body weight). Treatment should be repeated at 24-hour intervals for a total of three consecutive days.