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Contra-indications, warnings, etc
Baytril Flavour Tablets should not be used for prophylaxis.
Not for use in dogs less than 1 year of age or in exceptionally large breeds of dog with a longer growth period under 18 months of age, as articular cartilage may be affected during the period of rapid growth.
Not recommended for use in cats less than 8 weeks of age.
Do not exceed the recommended dose. In accidental overdose, vomiting, diarrhoea, and CNS/behavioural changes may occur. There is no antidote and treatment should be symptomatic.
Cats: Retinotoxic effects including blindness can occur when the recommended dose is exceeded.
In target animal studies, cats have been shown to suffer ocular damage after receiving doses of more than 15 mg/kg once daily for 21 consecutive days. Doses of 30 mg/kg given once daily for 21 consecutive days have been shown to cause irreversible ocular damage. At 50 mg/kg given once daily for 21 consecutive days, blindness can occur.
Dogs: In dogs enrofloxacin may affect articular cartilage during the period of rapid growth.
Environmental safety
Any unused product or waste material should be disposed of in accordance with national requirements.