Veraflox for cats is a cat skin infection antibiotic. Treats cat skin infections (wounds and abscesses) caused by susceptible strains of Pasteurella multocida, Streptococcus canis, Staphylococcus aureus, Staphylococcus felis, and Staphylococcus pseudintermedius. Contains pradofloxacin for cats.
Disposal of Unused Prescription Medications
- Return unwanted or unused medications to Revival Animal Health in person, or visit www.disposemymeds.org to find a pharmacy near you.
- A secondary method of drug disposal is to remove the unwanted medication from any wrappers or containers and place it in a plastic bag with moist coffee grounds or cat litter. This can be disposed of in the regular garbage collection.
- Please do NOT dispose of unwanted meds down the drain or toilet, as this may eventually find its way into the human water supply.
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Disposal of Medical Sharps
- When you're finished with the syringe and needle, do not try to recap, remove, bend or break the needle. This is where most injuries occur.
- Dispose the syringe and needle immediately in a nearby sharps container. All sharps must be deposited in a puncture-proof container. Make sure your storage location is child and animal proof.
- As with all product handling, make sure you wash your hands after handling medical sharps.
Disposal of Sharps Container
- When your sharps container is half-full, sift dry Portland Cement throughout the sharps. Fill the container with water, and rotate until the cement is mixed and the sharps have been distributed throughout the cement mixture. Let cement dry for 24 hours.
- Seal the lid of the container tightly and use duct tape to seal. Label the container "Livestock Sharps" to properly identify the contents.
- Dispose of the containers in accordance with your state's regulations.
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Side Effects: Most common side effects are vomiting, nausea or diarrhea.
Warnings: Do not use in dogs due to causing bone marrow suppression.
Use in cats younger than 12 weeks of age has not been evaluated.
Use with caution in animals with impaired renal function or severely impaired hepatic function.
Do not give to animals that are hypersensitive to Veraflox or to other quinolones.
Do not give with other drugs that contain calcium, iron or aluminum (including sucralfate) as these can reduce the amount of drug that gets absorbed.
Veraflox may stunt bone growth or cause joint abnormalities in used in young animals, or during pregnancy or while nursing.
Overdoses can be very dangerous. Keep out of reach of children and animals.
Always follow the dosage instructions provided by your veterinarian. If you have difficulty giving the medication, contact your veterinarian.
If you miss a dose, give it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the one you missed and go back to the regular schedule. Do not give two doses at once.
This medication should only be given to the pet for whom it was prescribed.
Active Ingredients: Pradofloxacin 25mg/ml
Storage: The oral suspension should be stored below 30°C (86°F) in the original container and kept tightly closed. After opening, is stabile for at least 60 days.