VETERINARY ACTIVE INGREDIENT
Ronidazole is a veterinary active ingredient with an antiprotozoal, antimicrobial and antiparasitic properties.
Ronidazole is used in medications for treatment of tritrichomonas infections in pet birds, cats and dogs. It is also ingredient in preparation for swine dysentery, histomoniasis, as well as hexamitosis, giardia, and cochlosoma in all aviary birds and pigeons.
BHM Chemicals is a supplier of high quality BPV grade Ronidazole suitable for use in veterinary applications.
Minimum order quantity: 5kg
Ronidazole, a potent antibiotic belonging to the nitroimidazole class, serves as a critical therapeutic option primarily in veterinary medicine.
Initially synthesized for its antimicrobial properties, ronidazole gained recognition in the veterinary world due to its effectiveness against protozoa, specifically in treating trichomoniasis in pigeons and certain infections in cats.
Antiprotozoal Activity: Ronidazole is known for its ability to target and eliminate protozoa, particularly Trichomonas and Giardia species, common causes of infections in cats and birds.
Mode of Action: It works by disrupting the DNA and RNA synthesis within the protozoal cells, leading to their destruction.
Oral Administration: Typically administered orally, ronidazole is available in various formulations, including tablets and suspensions, for ease of use in veterinary settings.
Ronidazole finds primary application in veterinary medicine, specifically for the treatment of protozoal infections:
Effective Treatment: Ronidazole has demonstrated efficacy in treating protozoal infections in cats and birds, leading to symptom relief and eradication of the pathogens.
Convenience: The oral administration and various formulations of ronidazole contribute to its ease of use in veterinary practices.
Reduced Spread of Infections: By effectively treating infections in animals, ronidazole aids in preventing the spread of protozoal diseases within populations.
Ronidazole stands as a crucial tool in the veterinary arsenal for combating protozoal infections in cats and birds. Its efficacy, convenience of administration, and ability to address specific infections make it a valuable option in the treatment of these conditions. However, the use of ronidazole should always be under the guidance of a qualified veterinarian to ensure appropriate dosage, safety, and effectiveness in treating the targeted infections.
Colour of solution
A white to yellowish brown powder, odourless or almost odourless. Slightly soluble in water , in chloroform and in ethanol, very slightly soluble in ether.
98.5% to 101.0% of C6H8N4O4
Conforms to BPV (BP) tests
As per BPV test: A 0.5% w/v solution in methanol is not more intensely coloured than reference solution Y6
Conforms to BPV (BP) test
Keep container tightly closed in a cool and dry place and protected from light. Protect from contamination by foreign substances.