Active Ingredient: Benzylpenicillin
- First choice antibiotic therapy
- Ready-to-use aqueous suspension
- Easily associable to other antibiotics
1 ml contains: benzylpenicillin procaine 300,000 IU.
Prontocill is a suspension for injection based on benzylpenicillin procaine, an antibiotic belonging to the ß-lactam family.
Benzylpenicillin, interfering in the formation of the bacterial cell wall, is bactericide against aerobic and anaerobic Gram-positive bacteria.
Following intramuscular or subcutaneous administration, benzylpenicillin procaine is absorbed slowly and distributes widely to organic fluids and tissues.
Elimination takes place by the renal and biliary route.
Prontocill is indicated in the treatment of infections due to penicillin-sensitive microorganisms, including:
Cattle: respiratory syndromes due to streptococci and Arcanobacterium (Corynebacterium) pyogenes, streptococcal mastitis, bacillary pyelonephritis, gas gangrene, tetanus.
Sheep: gangrenous mastitis, clostridiosis.
Do not exceed 50 ml per injection site in cattle and 15 ml per injection site in swine.