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Drug Type: Antibiotic


Cefovecin is an extended-spectrum semi-synthetic injectable third-generation cephalosporin antibiotic. Cefovecin isn't recommended for use in birds due to it's short half life. It must be administered every hour to be effective.

Note: Cephalosporins may disturb the normal intestinal microflora of poultry, particularly when administered orally and at high doses.
  • 10 mg/kg SC, IM, IV q1h