Noroclav Palatable Tablets for Dogs contain amoxycillin and clavulanic acid and are used for the treatment of skin infections (including superficial and deep pyodermas), urinary tract infections, respiratory infections, enteritis caused by bacteria susceptible to the active ingredients.
Treatment of the following infections caused by beta-lactamase producing strains of bacteria sensitive to amoxicillin in combination with clavulanic acid:
– Skin infections (including superficial and deep pyodermas) caused by susceptible Staphylococci.
– Urinary tract infections caused by susceptible Staphylococci or Escherichia coli.
– Respiratory infections caused by susceptible Staphylococci.
– Enteritis caused by susceptible Escherichia coli.
It is recommended to carry out suitable tests for sensitivity testing when initiating the treatment. The treatment should only proceed if sensitivity is proven to the combination.
Administration is via the oral route. The dosage rate is 12.5 mg combined actives/kg bodyweight twice daily. The tablets may be crushed and added to a little food. Duration of therapy: Routine cases involving all indications: 5 to 7 days of treatment. If no improvement is observed after 5 to 7 days, the diagnosis should be re-assessed. Chronic or refractory cases: In these cases where there is considerable tissue damage, a longer course of therapy may be required so that it allows sufficient time for damaged tissue to repair. If no improvement is observed after two weeks, the diagnosis should be re-assessed.