Deccox M

Generic Name: decoquinate
Dosage Form: FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY

Deccox®-M

Decoquinate
Medicated Powder for Whole Milk

To be added to whole milk for the prevention of coccidiosis in ruminating and non-ruminating calves, including veal calves caused by Eimeria bovis and E. zuernii.

Feed for at least 28 days during periods of coccidiosis exposure or when experience indicates that coccidiosis is likely to be a hazard.

Active ingredient

Decoquinate........................................................................... (3632 mg/lb) 0.8%

Inactive ingredients

Lactose.....................................................................................................    87%
Other (corn meal, soybean oil, lecithin and silicon dioxide).......................... 12.2%

Directions for use

Dosage

Feed at the rate of 22.7 mg per 100 lb (0.5 mg per kg) body weight daily for at least 28 days.

Mixing Directions - Individual Animal

Prepare fresh daily as shown below.
½ teaspoon per 60 lb body weight
1 teaspoon per 120 lb body weight
1 ½ teaspoons per 180 lb body weight

One level measuring teaspoon contains 28 mg of decoquinate.

Important:
Completely stir daily dose of decoquinate powder into whole milk. Feed entire portion immediately.

Mixing Directions - Continuous Agitation

Mix Deccox-M into the total amount of whole milk (0.5 to 1.5 gallon per calf daily) needed for the number of calves to be fed, using level measuring cups, teaspoons (tsp) or tablespoons (TBS). Prepare fresh daily and feed each calf an equal portion of the total amount of medicated whole milk prepared as shown below.

If Average Calf Weight (lbs) is: Amount* of Deccox-M for
5 Calves 10 Calves 20 Calves 40 Calves 80 Calves
*
This is a measurement of volume not weight (do not convert to ounces).
75 1 TBS 2 TBS ¼ cup ½ cup 1 cup
100 4 tsp 8 tsp ⅓ cup ⅔ cup 1⅓ cups
150 2 TBS ¼ cup ½ cup 1 cup 2 cups
200 8 tsp ⅓ cup ⅔ cup 1⅓ cups 2⅔ cups

Important:
Stir or agitate continuously.
Feed immediately in containers for individual animals only.
Do not use in bulk feeding containers (i.e., Calf-Bars).

Failure to properly mix and feed this product may result in underdosing or overdosing of some animals due to settling out of the drug.

Restricted Drug (California) - Use only as directed. Not for human use.

NADA 141-060, Approved by FDA.

Marketed by
Alpharma Inc.
Bridgewater, New Jersey 08807

Net wt 50 LB (22.68 kg)

Trademarks
registered by
Alpharma Inc.

800309 0904

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 50 LB Bag

Deccox®-M

ALPHARMA

Decoquinate
Medicated Powder for Whole Milk

See back panel for use directions.

Net wt 50 LB (22.68 kg)

ALPHARMA®

V OTC C

DECCOX   M
decoquinate powder
Product Information
Product Type OTC TYPE B MEDICATED FEED ANIMAL DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:46573-510
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
Decoquinate (Decoquinate) Decoquinate 3632 mg  in 0.45 kg
Inactive Ingredients
Ingredient Name Strength
Lactose  
Soybean Oil  
Lecithin, Soybean  
Silicon Dioxide  
Product Characteristics
Color WHITE (White to Tan) Score     
Shape Size
Flavor Imprint Code
Contains         
Packaging
# Item Code Package Description
1 NDC:46573-510-00 22.68 kg in 1 BAG
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
NADA NADA141060 01/01/2009
Labeler - Alpharma Inc. Animal Health (070954094)
Establishment
Name Address ID/FEI Operations
Alpharma Inc. Animal Health 099219842 MANUFACTURE, ANALYSIS, RELABEL, REPACK
Revised: 05/2009
 
Alpharma Inc. Animal Health



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