As muscarinic blocking agent, for drying mucosal
secretions; adjunct in gastro- intestinal disorders
characterized by smooth muscle spasm, and as an
antidote for organophosphorus compound poisoning.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION:
- Cattle, buffalo and horse: 30- 60 μg/ kg bw; I/M, I/V
or S/C route.
- Sheep and goat: 80-160 μg/ 50 kg bw; I/M, I/V or S/C
- Dog and Cat: 30- 50 μg/kg; I/M, I/V or S/C route
In cases of poisoning, dosage for all animals is 25 -200
μg/kg bw; may be repeated at 3-4 hr intervals, until
clinical signs disappear.
Meat: 14 days (general use); 28 days (as antidote)
Milk (Cattle): 3 days (general use); 6 days (as