Direa Tablets 10's
Mavlab Antidiarrhoeal Tablets is for use as an aid in the management of diarrhoea in dogs and cats. This bottle contains 50 Direa Tablets. If your dog or cat has diarrhoea, these tablets can help.
Active Constituent: Each tablet contains 1000mg CROSPOVIDONE
Directions for Use:
Veterinary advice should be sought for animals that exhibit signs of illness other than diarrhoea, including blood-stained faeces, or if diarrhoea persists after 3 days of treatment with this product.
Direa Tablets can be used as an aid in the management of diarrhoea caused by disorders of osmosis, secretion, permeability or motility, brought about by infectious agents, food poisoning, dietary changes and bacterial overgrowth. It is not a motility modulator. It is a complexing agent that absorbs toxins but also absorbs water to form gel. Crospovidone is chemically and biologically inert. Direa Tablets can be used alone, or in conjunction with antibiotics and fluid and electrolyte therapy. Rehydration therapy should not be neglected.
- Dogs: 1 tablet per 10-20kg body weight.
- Cats: 1/4 tablet per 2.5-5kg body weight.
Give the recommended dose twice daily for 2-4 days or until symptoms disappear. Ensure animal has adequate fluids.
|Indication||Aid in the management of diarrhoea and tympany caused by disorders of osmosis, secretion, permeability or motility brought about by infectious agents, food poisoning, dietary changes, and bacterial overgrowth in dogs and cats.Complement to oral antibiotic therapy.Prophylactic against gastrointestinal disturbances following gastrointestinal surgery.Premedication to reduce intestinal gases before radiology.|
|Actions||Crospovidone has amphoteric properties and so stabilises the pH of the gut. It protects the intestinal mucosa by adsorbing toxins, and maintains and helps restore the balance of the intestinal flora. It is insoluble in water.|
|Dosage and Administration||Dogs, cats. 1 tablet/10 kg bodyweight twice daily for three to four days.|
|Storage||Store below 30°C (room temperature).|
|Manufacturer||Mavlab Pty Ltd|