Supprestral injection

Supprestral injection

Supprestral injection

Medroxyprogesterone acetate exerts a luteinising
hormone effect on the uterus which maintains the
uterus in the progesterone stages of post-oestrus
and dioestrus thus lengthening the oestrus cycle
and delaying the return to oestrus or heat.

Active Ingredients:

An aqueous suspension containing 50mg/ml Medroxyprogesterone acetate.

Indications:

Postponement of heat (travel, show, hunting).

Suppression of heat at pre-oestrus.

Nervous lactation.

Treatment of behavioural problems in cats and dogs.

Mode of Action:

Medroxyprogesterone acetate exerts a luteinising hormone effect on the uterus which maintains the uterus in the progesterone stages of post-oestrus and dioestrus thus lengthening the oestrus cycle and delaying the return to oestrus or heat.

Contra-indications:

  1. Any uterine infection.
  2. Any abnormal or persistent vaginal discharge.
  3. Oestral abnormalities causing irregular heats, ovarian tumours.
  4. Pregnancy.
  5. Recent surgery of genital tract.
  6. Mammary tumours.
  7. Diabetes mellitus.

Dosage and Administration:

BITCH: 0.5 – 1.5ml according to size.

CAT: 0.5 – 1.00ml according to size.

Intramuscular or subcutaneous injection (refer to full data sheet in vials).

Toxicity:

None.

Adverse Effects:

There may be loss of hair pigment around the site of the injection with sometimes an indurated nodule if by subcutaneous injection. Sometimes a weight gain is noticed. Occasional temperament changes and nervousness are noted. Uterus may become enlarged with a thick, mucous, translucent exudate.

Pack:

5 ml vial.

Registered pursuant to the ACVM Act 1997, No A4926

RESTRICTED VETERINARY MEDICINE

Supprestral – For Animal Treatment Only

Supprestral injection

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