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Albac 50 Granular

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Albac 50 Granular

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Manufacturer: Zoetis

Bacitracin Zinc

Type A Medicated Article

Antibacterial

For supplementing rations of chickens, turkeys, pheasants, quail, swine and cattle

Active Drug Ingredient

Each pound contains feed grade zinc bacitracin equivalent to 50 grams bacitracin (Master Standard).

Composition

The zinc salt of a dried fermentation product obtained by culturing Bacillus licheniformis Tracy on media adapted for microbiological production of bacitracin and calcium carbonate.

For use in the manufacture of medicated feeds only.

Mixing Directions

Prepare an intermediate premix containing 5 grams per pound by mixing 1.0 lb. of Albac 50 in 9.0 lbs. of soybean meal or ground corn. Then add 0.8 to 10 lbs. of intermediate premix per ton of Type C medicated feed.

Usage levels for bacitracin from Albac 50

Species

Use for

Grams bacitracin per ton

Min.

Max.

Growing chickens, turkeys and pheasants

Increase rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency.

4

50

Growing quail (not over 5 weeks of age)

Increase rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency.

5

20

Laying chickens

Increased egg production and improved feed efficiency.

10

25

Growing - finishing swine

Increase rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency.

10

50

Feedlot cattle

Increase rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency.

35 - 70 mg/head/day

Levels shown are minimum and maximum quantities.

The bacitracin zinc concentration may be varied between these levels.

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

For use in dry feeds only. Not for use in liquid medicated feed.

Not for use in feeds for breeder chickens.

ANADA 200-223, Approved by FDA

Marketed by Alpharma Inc., Bridgewater, New Jersey 08807

Trademarks registered by Alpharma Inc.

Net wt

 

50 LB (22.68 kg)

004301 0909

NAC No.: 10220045

ZOETIS INC.
333 PORTAGE STREET, KALAMAZOO, MI, 49007
Telephone:   269-833-4000
Customer Service:   800-733-5500 and 800-793-0596
Veterinary Medical Investigations & Product Support:   800-366-5288
Technical Services (USA):   800-366-5288
Website:   www.zoetis.com
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