BMD Soluble

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BMD Soluble

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Zoetis

For poultry and livestock drinking water

Bacitracin methylene disalicylate oral veterinary (soluble powder)

Broiler And Replacement Chickens

An aid in prevention and control of necrotic enteritis caused by Clostridium perfringens susceptible to bacitracin methylene disalicylate.

Growing Turkeys

An aid in control of transmissible enteritis (blue comb, mud fever) in growing turkeys complicated by organisms susceptible to bacitracin methylene disalicylate.

Growing Quail

For the prevention of ulcerative enteritis due to Clostridium colinum susceptible to bacitracin methylene disalicylate.

Swine

For use in the treatment of swine dysentery associated with Treponema (Serpulina) hyodysenteriae.

Active Ingredient

Contains 51.2 g bacitracin activity from bacitracin methylene disalicylate equivalent to 200 g bacitracin activity per pound or to 18,520 units bacitracin (master standard) per gram.

Ingredients

Granulated sugar, sodium bicarbonate, anti-caking agent.

Directions For Use

Animal

Condition

Prevention

Control

Broiler and replacement chickens

Necrotic enteritis caused by Clostridium perfringens susceptible to bacitracin methylene disalicylate.

100 mg / gal

200 - 400 mg / gal

Growing turkeys

Transmissible enteritis (blue comb, mud fever) complicated by organisms susceptible to bacitracin methylene disalicylate.

-

400 mg / gal

Growing quail

Ulcerative enteritis due to Clostridium colinum susceptible to bacitracin methylene disalicylate.

400 mg / gal

-

Swine

Swine dysentery (bloody scours) associated with Treponema (Serpulina) hyodysenteriae.

-

1000 mg / gal

Prepare a fresh solution daily and use as sole source of drinking water.

Store in a cool, dry place.

Mixing Instructions

For Proportioners:

Select the treatment dosage. Set the proportioner at the desired delivery rate. To prepare the proportioner’s stock solution, place the indicated quantity of BMD Soluble in a 2-gallon container, fill with water and stir until dissolved.

For Tanks:

One package of BMD Soluble will medicate approximately 50 gallons of water at a dosage of 1000 mg/gallon.

Treatment dosage

PROPORTIONER SET AT:

PROPORTIONER SET AT:

1 ounce/gallon

2 ounces/gallon

100 mg/gal

1/2 pack

1/4 pack

200 mg/gal*

1 pack

1/2 pack

400 mg/gal

2 packs

1 pack

1000 mg/gal

5 packs

2-1/2 packs

* 200 mg/gallon is equivalent to about 100 g of feed grade BMD per ton of feed

To control an outbreak, start medication at first clinical signs of disease. Consult a diagnostic laboratory or veterinarian to determine the diagnosis and advice regarding the optimal level of drug. For necrotic enteritis in broiler and replacement chickens, administer continuously 5-7 days or as long as clinical signs persist, then reduce medication to prevention levels (100 mg/gal).

For transmissible enteritis in turkeys, administer continuously as long as clinical signs persist. For swine dysentery start medication at first signs of the disease or at time of exposure and administer continuously for 7 days or until signs of dysentery disappear. Treatment not to exceed 14 days.

BMD Soluble Caution

Not for use in swine weighing more than 250 lb.

BMD Soluble Caution

Not for human use.

For oral use in animals only.

Concentrated

For water medicators.

Restricted Drug (California) - Use only as directed.

NADA #065-470, Approved by FDA

Alpharma Inc., Bridgewater, New Jersey 08807

Trademarks registered by Alpharma Inc.

Net Weight

 

4.1 oz (116.2 g) Proportioner Pack

003308 0909

NAC No.: 10220196

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 BMD Soluble 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.

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