ACTIONS- Sodium salicylate produces irreversible inhibition of the cyclo-oxygenase step of arachidonic acid metabolism, leading to a suppression of prostaglandin production in all metabolic systems. The duration of action allows a twelve hour dosage regime for inflammatory conditions. Thrombosis inhibition requires administration every 2 - 7 days, depending on the dose. INDICATIONS- S Sodium Salicylate Injection (Compare to the active ingredients of Nature Vet SALSPRIN ) is indicated for the control of fever and/or pain, as well as for control of inappropriate thrombosis in the horse and dog.
Salicylate has a half-life of 1 hour in the horse, and 8.6 hours in the dog, and is rapidly cleared from the body. Onset of action is approximately 10 - 15 minutes.
Sodium Salicylate Injection (Compare to the active ingredients of Nature Vet SALSPRIN) will not control severe visceral pain, or sharp or excruciating pain due to severe wounds or fractures.
Musculo-skeletal: Short term treatment of mild joint and connective tissue disease, osteoarthritis, tendon and ligament sprains, and exertional myopathy.
Pyrexia: Symptomatic suppression of fever in situations where the pyrexia is inappropriate or excessive.
Thrombosis: Prevention or reduction of thrombosis when it plays a part in disease aetiology (such as pedal thrombotic conditions), early disseminated intravascular coagulation -DIC- in horses, and as an adjunct to Dirofilaria immitis adulticide therapy in dogs. FORM- Sterile for injection CATEGORY- Pain Supplements FOR- Horses, Greyhounds, Dogs, Camels DOSEAGE & ADMINISTRATION - Anti-inflammatory Effect: Horse: 35 - 45 mg/kg every 8 - 12 hours by slow intravenous injection
Dogs: 10 mg/kg every 12 hours by slow intravenous injection
Anti-thrombotic Effect: Horse: 5 mg/kg every second day, or 20 mg/kg every 5th day
Dogs: 3 mg/kg every 6 days
PRESENTATION - 100 mL sterile multi-dose glass vial. STORAGE - Store below 30oC (room temperature). Protect from light. AVAILABILTY - For General Sale APVMA Approval Number 51161 NOTES- This product can be used with any other Vitamin or supplement from HorsePreRace. This product compares to Nature Vet SALSPRIN in that both have the same ingredients. This product is not manufactured or distributed by Nature Vet who is the sole distributor of SALSPRIN
Warnings: Sodium Salicylate Injection (Compare to the active ingredients of Nature Vet SALSPRIN) should not be administered to animals less than 30 days old, or to animals with severe renal or hepatic disease.
Sodium Salicylate Injection (Compare to the active ingredients of Nature Vet SALSPRIN) should not be administered less than 7 days before surgery, or to those animals known to suffer from clotting defects. Do not use when intestinal ulceration is suspected or has been diagnosed. Do not use concurrently with aminoglycoside antibiotics.? Avoid extravasation as irritation and phlebitis may result.