Linco-Spectin is a solution indicated for the treatment of infections caused by organisms sensitive to the action of lincomycin and / or spectinomycin including: Actinobacillus spp. Pasteurella spp
For the treatment of infections in dogs and cats caused by Staphylococcus aureus, Pasteurella multocida, Streptococcus spp. and Mycoplasma spp.
Linco-Spectin Sterile Solution has demonstrated efficacy in the treatment of respiratory infections, skin diseases and urinary tract infections. Specifically, infections successfully treated with Linco-Spectin Sterile Solution include pneumonia, pharyngitis, tonsillitis, bronchitis, pyogenic dermatitis, pustular dermatitis, abscesses, cystitis and metritis.
Linco-Spectin Sterile Solution has demonstrated efficacy in the treatment of urinary tract and upper respiratory tract infections and localized infections. Infections successfully treated with Linco-Spectin Sterile Solution in cats include cystitis, upper respiratory tract infections, and infected fight wounds and abscesses.
For intramuscular injection only.
Dosage may be calculated on the basis of spectinomycin content so as to provide 20 mg spectinomycin per kg body weight, or 1.0 mL Linco-Spectin Sterile Solution per 5 kg body weight.
The dose may be repeated at 12 - 24 hour intervals for up to 21 days. Monitoring of patients should be carried out to assure safety and efficacy of Linco-Spectin Sterile Solution when treating conditions that require prolonged therapy. As with all antibiotics, it is recommended that in vitro sensitivity studies be conducted as a basis for selection of Linco-Spectin Sterile Solution.