Penethamate Hydriodide 5g (equivalent to 5,000,000 IU of benzyl penicillin)
Aqueous vehicle, q.s.f 15ml
What size vial is Yodimaspen available in?
Yodimaspen is available in a pack of 12 vials of 5million (i.u). The pack is divided into vials of 5g Yodimaspen with 15mL sterile diluent.
Directions for Use: Dosage and Administration
When should I use Yodimaspen?
Yodimaspen should be used to treat infections caused by gram-positive bacteria including betalactamase producing strains that cause mastitis, respiratory infections, footrot, uterine infections and listeriosis.
What are the Administration and Dosage Rates of Yodimaspen?
Yodimaspen is registered for administration by a registered Veterinarian only.
Reconstitution of Yodimaspen:
Suspend 5g of Yodimaspen in the enclosed vial 15mL sterile solution to achieve a final concentration of 0.33g/mL penethamate hydriodide. Shake well after reconstitution.
Dosage and Adminstration:
Inject intramuscularly, according to dosage below. The reconstituted aqueous suspension is stable for 24 hours at room temperature (discard unused portion of the reconstituted product after 24 hours) and for 1 week when stored in refrigerator. Shake well before administration.
General dose: 10-15mg per kg bodyweight. Repeat dose for 1 to 5 days depending on condition.