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Candontal Tablet

Brand Name:
Candontal Tablet

Generic Name:
Metronidazole IP, Spiramycin IP (Vet) Tablets

What is Candontal Tablets ?
Candontal Tablet is an antibiotic that is used to treat a wide variety of infections,Acts markedly bacteriostatic, acts against protozoa (flagellates and amoeba) and against Gram-positive and Gram-negative anaerobes.

For:
Cats and Dogs

Pack Size
1*10 tab

INDICATIONS:

  • Gingivitis (Inflammation of Gums)
  • Stomatitis (Inflammation of the mucous membrane of the mouth)
  • Glossitis (Inflammation of the tongue)
  • Periodontitis (Inflammation of the tissue around the teeth, often causing shrinkage of the gums and loosening of the teeth)
  • Tonsillitis : Inflammation of the tonsils
  • Dental fistula and other fistulas wounds in the oral cavity : An abnormal or surgically made passage between a hollow or tubular organ and the body surface
  • Cheilitis (Inflammation of the lips)
  • Sinusitis (inflammation of the mucous membranes that line the sinuses)
  • Treatment of mechanical or surgical periodontal therapy

How it Works:
Metronidazole is an antibiotic that is used to treat a wide variety of infections.
It works by stopping the growth of certain bacteria and parasites.
An imidazole derivative and acts against protozoa (flagellates and amoeba) and against Gram-positive and Gram-negative anaerobes.
Spiramycin is an antibiotic of the macrolide group.
Acts markedly bacteriostatic by inhibition of protein synthesis Its spectrum of activity includes mainly Gram-positive bacteria.

Benefits:

  • Combines high potency with broad spectrum of activity.
  • Good bioavailability with Once daily dosing
  • High serum levels, a large volume of distribution indicating concentration in tissues .
  • Optimal owner compliance of a broad range of orodental bacterial infections in dogs and cats.
  • Excellent Antibacterial potency, Gram-negative activity, Gram-positive activity and anaerobic activity
  • Highly active even in the absence of protein synthesis and cell growth.
  • Have a favourable distribution into the skin and gingival tissue
  • Combo in high concentrations in all body fluids up to 10 hours post administration, and up to 24 hours post administration in saliva

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION:

  • 1 tablet / 10 Kg body weight once daily for 5 – 10 days. Or as directed by the Veterinarian.
  • The treatment should always be continued for 1-2 days after resolution of symptoms in order to prevent relapses.
  • The tablets are to be administered either deep in the mouth (on the base of the tongue) or given with a small amount of food.

Each film coated tablet contains:

Active Ingredient Amount
Metronidazole IP 125mg
Spiramycin IP (Vet) 750000 IU
Excipients q.s.