Banex (Amprolium) Oral Solution 9.6%

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Banex (amprolium) Oral Solution 9.6%

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Vedco

Coccidiostat

Active Ingredient: Amprolium

9.6%


Residue Information

Withdraw 24 hours before slaughter. A withdrawal period has not been established for this product in pre-ruminating calves. Do not use in calves to be processed for veal.

ANADA 200-389, Approved by FDA

Banex (Amprolium) Oral Solution 9.6% Indications

An aid in the treatment and prevention of coccidiosis caused by Eimeria bovis and E. zuernii in calves. For a satisfactory diagnosis a microscopic examination of the feces should be done before treatment. When treating outbreaks, drug should be administered promptly after diagnosis is determined.

Banex (Amprolium) Oral Solution 9.6% Dosage And Administration

5-day Treatment Protocol

Daily Dosage: 10 mg amprolium/kg (10 mg per 2.2 lb body weight)

21-day Prevention Protocol

Daily Dosage: 5 mg amprolium/kg (5 mg per 2.2 lb body weight)

Use Directions

There are 96 mg of amprolium in every 1 mL of Banex™ (Amprolium) 9.6% Oral Solution.

1 fl oz = 29.57 mL

1 fl oz = 2 measuring tablespoonfuls

8 fl oz = 1/2 pint (236.56 mL)

16 fl oz = 1 pint (473.12 mL)

In Drinking Water

Mix Banex™ (Amprolium) 9.6% Oral Solution daily with fresh drinking water.

5-day Treatment

Add Banex™ (Amprolium) 9.6% Oral Solution to drinking water at the rate of 16 fl oz/100 gal. At the usual rate of water consumption this will provide an intake of approximately 10 mg amprolium/kg (2.2 lb) body weight. Offer this solution as the only source of water for 5 days. Use on a herd basis only; when one or more calves show signs of coccidiosis, it is likely that the rest of the group has been exposed, and all calves in the group should be treated.

21-day Prevention

During periods of exposure or when experience indicates that coccidiosis is likely to be a hazard, add Banex™ (Amprolium) 9.6% Oral Solution to drinking water at the rate of 8 fl oz/100 gal. At usual rates of water consumption this will provide an intake of approximately 5 mg amprolium/kg (2.2 lb) body weight. Offer this solution as the only source of water for 21 days.

As A Drench

Banex™ (Amprolium) 9.6% Oral Solution drench solutions may be stored in a clean, closed, labeled container for up to 3 days.

5-day Treatment

Add 3 fl oz Banex™ (Amprolium) 9.6% Oral Solution to 1 pt of water and, with a dose syringe, give 1 fl oz of this drench solution for each 100 lb (45 kg) body weight. This will provide a dose of approximately 10 mg amprolium/kg (2.2 lb) body weight. Give daily for 5 days. Use on a herd basis only; when one or more calves show signs of coccidiosis, it is likely that the rest of the group has been exposed, and all calves in the group should be treated.

21-day Prevention

During periods of exposure or when experience indicates that coccidiosis is likely to be a hazard, add 1 1/2 fl oz of Banex™ (Amprolium) 9.6% Oral Solution to 1 pt of water and, with a dose syringe, give 1 fl oz of this drench solution for each 100 lb (45 kg) body weight. This will provide a dose of approximately 5 mg amprolium/kg (2.2 lb) body weight. Give daily for 21 days.

WARNING: Not for use in humans. Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children. The Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) contains more detailed occupational safety information.

PRECAUTIONS: FOR ORAL USE IN ANIMALS ONLY. MAY CAUSE EYE IRRITATION. For irritation, flush with plenty of water; get medical attention.

Technical Assistance: 1-800-759-3664

Benzoic acid 0.1% added as preservative

Storage

Store at temperatures above 41°F (5°C).

Banex™ is a trademark of Vedco, Inc.

Manufactured for: Vedco, Inc., St. Joseph, MO 64507

Net Contents:

NDC

 

1 gallon (128 fl oz) (3,785 mL)

50989-067-29

500034
Iss0906

Nac No.

10942891
VEDCO, INC.
5503 CORPORATE DR., ST. JOSEPH, MO, 64507
Telephone:   816-238-8840
Toll-Free:   888-708-3326 (888-70VEDCO)
Fax:   816-238-1837
Website:   www.vedco.com
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