Long-acting antibiotic injection containing penicillin, used to treat bacterial infections in sheep
Ovipen™ is a long-acting antibiotic injection containing Procaine penicillin G and Benzathine penicillin G. It’s used to treat bacterial infections caused by penicillin-sensitive organisms in sheep.
It is an offence for users of this product to cause residues exceeding the relevant MRL in the Food Notice: Maximum Residue Levels for Agricultural Compounds.
Available in 100 ml plastic pillow packs.
This product is classified as green under Antibiotic Judicious Use Guidelines for the New Zealand Veterinary Profession. Green light antimicrobials are for first line therapy under therapeutic conditions. Visit nzva.org.nz/amr or talk to your Vet to learn more. Please use antibiotics responsibly.
To learn more about Ovipen™, download the Product Profile below and talk to your Vet.
Ovipen™ is a Restricted Veterinary Medicine. Available only under Veterinary Authorisation. Registered pursuant to the ACVM Act 1997, No. A7187.