Vemox 250 mg 10% belongs to the antibacterial drugs of the semi-synthetic penicillin group. Amoxiccycline trihydrate, which is part of the drug, has a broad spectrum of bactericidal action against gram-positive and gram-negative microorganisms, including: Escherichia coli, Salmonella spp., Pasteurella spp., Actinobacillus spp., Clostridium spp., Corynebacterium spp. Haemophilus spp., Streptococcus spp., Bordetella spp., Coreynebacterium spp., Actinomyces spp., Bacillus antracis, Erysipelotrix rhusiopathiae, Listeria monocytogenes, etc. The mechanism of action of amoxicillin is a violation of the formation of the cell wall of the microorganism, which leads to its death. The maximum concentration of antibiotic in the serum is reached after 1.5 – 2 hours and is maintained at the therapeutic level during the day. Amoxicillin is excreted mainly from the urine and partially from the bile, mostly in a constant form.
Vemox 250 10% is used orally, previously dissolved in water for drinking or milk, at a dose of 1-2 g Amoxicillin 10% per 10 kg of animal weight once a day for 5-7 days.
When using Vemox 250 in accordance with this instruction side effects and complications, as a rule, is not observed. In the event of an allergic reaction, the use of the drug is stopped and antihistamines are prescribed.