Novocaine for animals
Novoc – 10 pcs pack, 5 ml/each. Solution for injection.
For: Horses, cattle, goats, sheep, pigs, dogs.
For local anesthesia of animals in non-communicable diseases of the abdominal cavity (stomach ulcer, atony of the ruminal tympany, colic, mechanical intestinal obstruction, traumatic peritonitis, reticuloperinonitis) and for blockade of the abdominal nerves; in respiratory diseases (pneumonia, catarrhal pneumonia, pulmonary oedema and hyperaemia); in ophthalmology against keratitis, keratoconjunctivitis, recurrent eye inflammation in horses (suborbital block); prolapse of the uterus and vagina, retention of placenta, mastitis. Also for the prevention and treatment of animals in rheumatoid laminitis, diseases of the joints of rheumatic origin, granulating wounds, ulcers, fistulas, myositis; as desensitizing and antitoxic agent in anaphylaxis, asthma, purpura hemorrhagica in horses (intravenous injection), as a solvent of penicillin and other antibiotics for the purpose of extension of their effect.
ATC veterinarian classification code: QN01 Anesthetics.
Novocaine has a local anesthetic effect, the minimum formation of acetylcholine and decreases
excitability of peripheral cholinergic systems; blocks vegetative ganglia minus cramps
smooth muscle, reduces the excitability of the muscles of the heart, motor sections of the cerebral cortex. Novocaine
low toxicity for animals.
Novocaine – ACTIVE SUBSTANCE: PROCAINE ATC: QN01
Application & Dosage
For a short novocaine blockade of nerves, the udder (according to Logvin) in the supraveolar space
the affected quarter is injected with 150-200 ml of a 0.5% solution of novocaine.
For blockade of the external sacral nerve (according to Bashkirov) in loose fiber between the large and small
80-100 ml of 0.5% novocaine solution are injected with the lumbar muscles of the corresponding side.
For paranephral blockade (according to Vishnevsky), the drug is injected into the perinephric tissue.
Doses and methods of administration of the drug depend on the purpose of use (possible infiltration of the solution into
tissue, to the place of passage of the nerve, intravenously or intraarterially). It is also possible to use
drug as a solvent for dry forms of antibiotics.
The maximum single dose of novocaine solution 0.5% for injection in ml per 1 animal:
goats, sheep, pigs 100-150ml;
Before administration, the drug solution is heated to the body temperature of the animal.
Intravenously, the drug is administered slowly.
Hypotension, purulent processes at the injection site.
When using a solution of novocaine, allergic reactions in the form of idiosyncrasy are possible.
Intravenous injections of the drug in maximum doses cause excitement, and intra-arterial –
inhibition of the cerebral cortex.
The drug is incompatible with tanides, alkalis, oxidizing agents, salts of heavy metals,
hexamethylenetetramine (urotropine), sulfonamides. Sulfanilamides weaken anesthetic
action of novocaine.
Form of packaging
Glass bottles 5 ml/each.
Store in the original packaging at a temperature not exceeding 25 ° C.
Keep out of the reach of children.
Expiration date – 3 years from the manufacturing date.