Vetromax is only for external use on ear infections
in dogs. Do not use for other infections. Do not use on cats or other
animals. Not for human use. Use only on the dog it was prescribed to.
Review all instructions and warnings provided by
the manufacturer before use.
The directions below represent a standard regimen.
Use exactly as prescribed by your veterinarian.
- Trim excess hair around the ear.
Clean affected ear thoroughly and remove any foreign matter.
- Remove applicator assembly.
- Puncture tube with white part
- Replace applicator assembly.
- Remove white part of cap to dispense
- Instill 4 drops in the ear canal
twice per day in dogs weighing less than 30 lbs.
- Instill 8 drops in the ear canal
twice per day in dogs weighing 30 lbs. or more.
- Replace white portion of cap.
- Massage external ear gently to
aid distribution of the medication.
- Continue treatment for 7 days.
Frequency of Use:
Typical usage is 4 or 8 drops twice daily.
Keep out of reach of children and animals.
Store in original tube, tightly closed. Keep at
room temperature, protected from heat and moisture.
It is a violation of Federal Law to use this product in a manner inconsistent
with its labeling.
Vetromax Ointment Ingredients (per gm): gentamicin sulfate USP equivalent to 3 mg gentamicin base, betamethasone
valerate USP equivalent to 1 mg betamethasone, 10 mg clotrimazole USP
in a mineral oil-based system containing a plasticized hydrocarbon gel
Keep this product out of reach of children and animals.
Do not use or store in or near open flame or heat.
Vetromax is intended for use on dogs only for the
treatment of otitis externa. Not for other infections. Not for humans
or other animals. Use only on the animal to which it was prescribed.
Use as prescribed.
The opening of Vetromax tubes has a tamper-resistant
seal. If seal is broken or missing, return product to place of purchase.
CAUTION: Follow instructions carefully; incorrect treatment may result in
damage to your dog's ear or recurring infections.
Not for use on dogs with a condition that contraindicates
Not for use on animals with a punctured ear drum.
Avoid concomitant use of medications that may cause
Do not use in animals with an allergy to the any
of the included ingredients. An allergic reaction requires emergency
veterinary attention. Some signs include facial swelling, hives, rash,
itching, shock, seizure, and coma.
Inform your veterinarian if your pet is pregnant
Although not well absorbed through the skin, gentamicin
may cause intoxication with prolonged use on large wounds, burns, or
otherwise denuded skin. Like all aminoglycosides, it has the potential
to cause reversible and irreversible cochlear, vestibular, and renal
Erythema, stinging, skin irritation, blistering,
peeling, pruritus, fluid retention, and urticarial have been reported
in humans taking clotrimazole.
Increased thirst and urination, diminished appetite,
weight loss, vomiting, diarrhea, bloody diarrhea, and SAP and SGPT enzyme
elevations have been seen in dogs following parenteral or systemic synthetic
corticosteroids. Canine Cushing's Syndrome has been seen in dogs undergoing
prolonged or repeated corticosteroid therapy.
Vetromax may cause deafness or partial hearing loss
in sensitive and geriatric animals. This adverse reaction is usually
temporary. Do not use in working dogs, such as police, military, or
seeing eye dogs, as their hearing may become impaired.
Discontinue use and consult your veterinarian if
hearing or vestibular disturbances occur.
Determine the susceptibility of the bacteria or
fungus before use. Topical antibiotics may contribute to overgrowth
of bacteria or yeast when used on non-susceptible organisms. Consult
your veterinarian for appropriate treatment in such an instance.
Consult your veterinarian right away if your pet
consumer Vetromax. In the event of human ingestion, contact your doctor
or a poison control center right away; have product package available.
Talk to your veterinarian before concomitantly using
any other medications or supplements.
Warranty and Manufacturer Information:
Manufactured For: Dechra Veterinary Products, Overland
Park, KS 66211
I282/IF282 DECHRA R07/08
NAC No.: 12920102