Bio-Cox 60

This page contains information on Bio-Cox 60 for veterinary use.
The information provided typically includes the following:
  • Bio-Cox 60 Indications
  • Warnings and cautions for Bio-Cox 60
  • Direction and dosage information for Bio-Cox 60

Bio-Cox 60

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Zoetis

Brand of salinomycin sodium

Type A Medicated Article

For use in broiler, roaster, replacement (breeder and layer) chickens, and quail only

Active Drug Ingredient

Salinomycin equivalent to 60 grams salinomycin sodium activity per pound

For use in manufacturing medicated feeds only

Broiler, Roaster And Replacement (breeder And Layer) Chickens

Use Bio-Cox 60 to provide salinomycin sodium concentrations ranging from 40-60 g/ton (0.0044% to 0.0066%) for the prevention of coccidiosis in broiler, roaster and replacement chickens caused by Eimeria tenella, E. necatrix, E. acervulina, E. maxima, E. brunetti and E. mivati. The dosage should be adjusted to meet the severity of the coccidial challenge, which varies with environmental and management conditions.

Quail

Use Bio-Cox 60 to provide salinomycin sodium concentrations of 50 g/ton (0.0055%) for the prevention of coccidiosis in quail caused by Eimeria dispersa and E. lettyae.

Mixing Directions

Thoroughly mix Bio-Cox 60 with non-medicated feed to provide the level of salinomycin sodium per ton as indicated in the table below.

Salinomycin Sodium Activity

Amount of Bio-Cox 60 Type A Medicated Article (60 g/lb) Per Ton of Feed

(grams per ton)

lb

grams

40

0.67

304

45

0.75

341

50

0.83

377

55

0.92

418

60

1.00

454

Feeding Directions

Feed continuously as the sole ration

Important

Must be thoroughly mixed in feeds before use. Not approved for use with pellet binders.

Bio-Cox 60 Caution

May be fatal if fed to adult turkeys or to horses.

Warning

Do not feed to laying hens producing eggs for human consumption. When mixing and handling Bio-Cox 60 premix, use protective clothing, impervious gloves, eye protection, and an approved dust respirator. Operators should wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling. If accidental eye contact occurs, immediately rinse thoroughly with water.

 

Store in a cool, dry place

NADA #128-686, Approved by FDA

Marketed by Alpharma, LLC, Bridgewater, New Jersey 08807

Trademarks registered by Alpharma, LLC

Made in USA

Net wt

 

50 LB (22.68 kg)

400321 1008

NAC No.: 10220156

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
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Bio-Cox 60 information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the US product label or package insert.

Copyright © 2014 North American Compendiums. Updated: 2014-12-03

(web2)