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Invented name: Convenia   
Auth. number : EU/2/06/059
INN : Cefovecin
ATC: Anatomical main group: QJ - Antiinfectives for systemic use
Therapeutic subgroup: QJ01 - Antibacterials for systemic use
Pharmacological subgroup: QJ01D - Other beta-lactam antibacterials
Chemical subgroup: QJ01DD - Third-generation cephalosporins
Chemical substance: QJ01DD91 - Cefovecin
(See WHO ATCvet Index)
Indication: Target species Dogs and cats.For use only for the following infections which require prolonged treatment. The antimicrobial activity of Convenia following a single injection lasts for up to 14 days.Dogs:For the treatment of skin and soft tissue infections including pyoderma, wounds and abscesses associated with Staphylococcus pseudintermedius, β-haemolytic Streptococci, Escherichia coli and/or Pasteurella multocida.For the treatment of urinary tract infections associated with Escherichia coli and/or Proteus spp. As adjunctive treatment to mechanical or surgical periodontal therapy in the treatment of severe infections of the gingiva and periodontal tissues associated with Porphyromonas spp. and Prevotella spp.Cats:For the treatment of skin and soft tissue abscesses and wounds associated with Pasteurella multocida, Fusobacterium spp., Bacteroides spp., Prevotella oralis, b haemolytic Streptococci and/or Staphylococcus pseudintermedius.For the treatment of urinary tract infections associated with Escherichia coli.
Marketing Authorisation Holder: Zoetis Belgium S.A.
Rue Laid Burniat 1, 1348 Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgique

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Close date procedure Procedure type EMEA number Decision summary publ decision docs annex
21/06/2006 Centralised - Authorisation EMEA/V/C/98 (2006)2890 of 19/06/2006
05/06/2008 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/98/II/2 (2008)2531 of 03/06/2008
25/06/2008 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/98/II/1
17/09/2008 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/98/IB/4
20/10/2008 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/98/II/5
23/10/2008 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/98/II/3 (2008)6251 of 22/10/2008
25/06/2009 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/98/IA/8
Updated with Decision(2010)188 of 15/01/2010
17/08/2009 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/98/IB/7
Updated with Decision(2010)188 of 15/01/2010
30/10/2009 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/98/II/9
19/01/2010 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/98/II/6 (2010)188 of 15/01/2010
23/07/2010 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/98/II/10
27/09/2010 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/98/IB/11
Updated with Decision(2011)2802 of 14/04/2011
20/04/2011 Centralised - Variation (2011)2802 of 14/04/2011
17/06/2011 Centralised - Renewal EMEA/V/C/98/R/12 (2011)4348 of 15/06/2011
30/05/2012 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/98/II/16 (2012)3469 of 22/05/2012
22/05/2013 Centralised - Transfer Marketing Authorisation Holder EMEA/V/C/98/T/19 (2013)2991 of 16/05/2013
05/09/2013 Centralised - Variation EMEA/V/C/98/IA/20
Updated with Decision(2014)6216 of 27/08/2014
29/08/2014 Centralised - Variation (2014)6216 of 27/08/2014