NADA Number: 141-123
3239 Satellite Blvd.
Duluth, GA 30096-4640
(Horse, not for meat production)
EQUIDS (Horse, foals 4 weeks and older, not for food)
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|Patent Number (Expiration Date)||
4255431 (No Expiration Date)
5708017 (No Expiration Date)
No product using omeprazole as an active ingredient has been previously approved for use in horses in any other application.
Specifications: Each gram of oral paste contains 0.37 gram of omeprazole.
Conditions of use:
Amount: For treatment of gastric ulcers, 1.8 milligrams of omeprazole per pound of body weight (4 milligrams per kilogram) once daily for 4 weeks. For prevention of recurrence of gastric ulcers, 0.9 milligram of omeprazole per pound of body weight (2 milligrams per kilogram) once daily for at least an additional 4 weeks.
Indications: For treatment and prevention of recurrence of gastric ulcers in horses and foals 4 weeks of age and older.
Limitations: Do not use in horses intended for human consumption. Federal law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.