Diurizone injection

Treatment of Oedemas

Description

PDF Product Sheet DIURIZONE INJECTION

Composition

Contains:

Hydrochlorothiazide 50 mg
Dexamethasone 0,5 mg
Excipient:
Benzyl Alcohol 0.01 ml
Characteristics

Dexamethasone is a synthetic glucocorticoid the anti-inflammatory activity of which is increased by a C16 methylation and the presence of a C9 fluorine atom. However, the mineralocorticoid activity is reduced. The anti-inflammatory effect is the primary action which is obtained by stabilisation of cell membranes, maintain the micro circulation of the inflamed zone and prevention of oedema, while preserving normal cell permeability. Hydrochlorothiazide is a diuretic acting by inhibition of sodium resorption. An increase in water occurs, facilitating oedema resorption, it also eliminates chloride ions.

Indications

Horses: Generalised congestion and oedema, Oedema of sheath, Anasarca, Oedema in allergic reactions
Cattle: Congestion and oedema of the udder, persistent Oedema during lactation, pulmonary congestion and oedema, Oedema of surgical wounds, oedema of allergic reactions.