CORID 20% Soluble Powder

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CORID 20% Soluble Powder

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Merial

(amprolium)

Coccidiostat

An aid in the treatment and prevention of bovine coccidiosis caused by Eimeria bovis and E. zuernii

Active Ingredient

amprolium

20%

CORID® (amprolium) 20% Soluble Powder -- FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY

INDICATION: An aid in the treatment and prevention of coccidiosis caused by Eimeria bovis and E. zuernii.

CORID 20% Soluble Powder Caution

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.

5-Day Treatment Protocol

21-Day Prevention Protocol

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

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

USE DIRECTIONS: There are 220 mg of amprolium in every 1 gram of CORID 20% Soluble Powder.

1 oz = 3 1/2 measuring tablespoonfuls, 1 oz = 28.35 grams

In Drinking Water

Mix CORID daily with fresh drinking water.

Stock solution for water proportioners may be stored in a clean, closed, labeled container for up to 3 days.

5-DAY TREATMENT: Add CORID 20% Soluble Powder to drinking water at the rate of 4 oz/50 gal. One 10 oz pack to 125 gallons of water. For use in automatic water proportioners that meter 1 fl oz of stock solution per gallon of drinking water, add 1 bag (10 oz) in 1 gallon of water to make stock solution. 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. Treatment should be 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 CORID 20% Soluble Powder to drinking water at the rate of 4 oz/100 gal. One 10 oz pack to 250 gallons of water. For use in automatic water proportioners that meter 1 fl oz of stock solution per gallon of drinking water, add 1/2 bag (5 oz) in 1 gallon of water to make stock solution. 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

CORID drench solutions may be stored in a clean, closed, labeled container for up to 3 days.

5-DAY TREATMENT: Add 3 oz CORID 20% Soluble Powder to 1 qt (32 fl oz) of water and, with a dose syringe, give 1 fl oz of this 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. Treatment should be 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 oz of CORID 20% Soluble Powder to 1 qt (32 fl oz) of water and, with a dose syringe, give 1 fl oz of this 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

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.

Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children.

The Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) contains more detailed occupational safety information. To report adverse effects, obtain an MSDS, or for assistance, contact Merial at 1-888-637-4251.

CORID and the CATTLE HEAD logo are registered trademarks of Merial Limited.

Merial Limited, a company limited by shares registered in England and Wales (registered number 3332751) with a registered office at PO Box 327, Sandringham House, Sandringham Avenue, Harlow Business Park, Harlow, Essex CM19 5TG, England, and domesticated in Delaware, USA as Merial LLC.

www.corid.com

NADA 33-165, Approved by FDA

Technical Assistance: 1-888-637-4251

Merial Limited, 3239 Satellite Blvd., Duluth, GA 30096-4640 U.S.A.

 

Product #

 

Net Contents: 10 oz. each (238.5 grams)

23091

1075-1818-00
Rev. 04-2004

24 Packets x 10 oz. each (238.5 grams)
Net wt. 15 lbs. (6.81 kg)

23091240

1024-1819-00
Rev. 05-2004

NAC No.: 11110053

MERIAL LTD.
3239 SATELLITE BLVD., DULUTH, GA, 30096
Telephone:   888-637-4251
Website:   www.merial.com
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