Legal Category: POM-V
In order to purchase Prescription Medicines you will need to supply evidence of your prescription.
Each sachet of 5g contains 1g of Phenylbutazone. Off white to yellow powder.
The product is indicated for the treatment of musculoskeletal conditions in the horse where relief from pain and a reduction in the associated inflammation is required, e.g. in lameness associated with osteoarthritic conditions, bursitis, laminitis and soft tissue inflammation, particularly where continued mobility is considered desirable.
It is also of value in limiting post surgical inflammation, myositis and other soft tissue inflammation.
Phenylbutazone powder can be used as an anti-pyretic where this is considered advisable e.g. in viral respiratory infections.
Dosage and administration:
Horses: Not for use in horses intended for human consumption. Treated horses should never be slaughtered for human consumption. The horse must be declared as not intended for human consumption under national horse passport regulation.
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