Indications for Neo-Predef with Tetracaine Powder
Neo-Predef with Tetracaine Powder is used mainly in the treatment of certain harmful ear and skin conditions in dogs, cats and horses, which is caused by neomycin-susceptible organisms or allergies. Neo-Predef Powder is a potent combination of neomycin sulfate, an antibiotic, isoflupredone acetate, an anti-inflammatory agent, and the topical anesthetic, tetracaine. In addition, it is also used as a superficial dressing on small cuts, wounds, lacerations, abrasions, and for post-surgical procedures to lessen pain and inflammatory reactions. This drug also plays a vital role in the treatment of acute otitis externa, acute moist dermatitis, and interdigital dermatitis in dogs and cats.
Precautions when using Neo-Predef with Tetracaine Powder
Certain precautions must be followed before administering the medicine to the pet. Prior to applying the medication into the ear, thoroughly examine the external ear canal in order to determine that the tympanic membrane is not destroyed, and to avoid any probable chances of transmitting the infection to the middle ear as well as to prevent damage to the cochlea or vestibular apparatus caused by prolonged contact. In case of an abnormality in hearing or vestibular dysfunction during the course of the treatment, immediately discontinue the use of Neo-Predef with Tetracaine Powder.
Side Effects of Neo-Predef with Tetracaine Powder
Neo-Predef with Tetracaine Powder might give rise to certain side effects. If the condition of the pet does not improve within two or three days or if redness, irritation or swelling still persists, a proper diagnosis should be carried out once again and relevant therapeutic measures initiated.
Dosage for Neo-Predef with Tetracaine Powder
Neo-Predef with Tetracaine Powder is generally available in 15 grams plastic insufflator bottles. In most cases, a single daily application is enough. However, the powder could be applied one to three times daily, as per the requirement.
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