Ceva subscribes to the principles of antibiotic stewardship which promotes the responsible use of antibiotics as underwritten by the South African Veterinary Association (SAVA).

Tenaline® L.A.

A long-acting injectable Oxytetracycline solution. 

Tenaline® L.A. guarantees the combination of high quality Oxytetracycline raw material plus a specific formulation developed by Ceva's R&D team.  Produced in a Ceva Group's GMP factory (Libourne, France), Tenaline® L.A. is your antibiotic of choice for strategic medication and prevention of mostly ruminant diseases.

Ceva experts have developed a new innovative generation of vials made of plastic polymer for its range of Antibiotics: CLAS® vials, which are the first double layered polymer packaging which guarantees stability to the long acting Oxytetracycline formulation.   They are also easy to handle, light, shock resistant.

Tenaline® L.A. is the only Oxytetracycline L.A. injection in South Africa with 3 years expiry date after manufacture.


Proven to be tissue-friendly;    72-96 hours efficacy. CLAS container (light, shock-resistant, easy handling, ensures stability of the active ingredient–hence long shelf life of 3 years;  

Treatment and prevention (block treatment) of Heartwater and Gall sickness (Anaplasmosis), Pneumonia, Foot rot, Navel ill and Joint ill and uterine infections are the most common indications for its use.

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FLORKEM® (Scheduled product – only available on recommendation and prescription by a veterinarian.   For information regarding the benefits of this product when used appropriately, please consult your local veterinarian, or Dr Willem Schultheiss at 0823237019)

Last update: 22/10/2021

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