CORID 9.6% Oral Solution

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CORID 9.6% Oral Solution

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Merial

(amprolium)

Coccidiostat

Active Ingredient

amprolium

9.6%

NADA 013-149, Approved by FDA

CORID 9.6% Oral Solution 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.

Dosage and Administration

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 96 mg of amprolium in every 1 mL of CORID 9.6% 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 CORID daily with fresh drinking water.

5-DAY TREATMENT: Add CORID 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 CORID 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

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

5-DAY TREATMENT: Add 3 fl oz CORID 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 CORID 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.

RESIDUE WARNINGS: 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.

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. To report adverse reactions in users, to obtain more information, or to obtain a MSDS, contact Merial at 1-888-637-4251.

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

Restricted Drug (California) - Use only as directed.

STORAGE: Store between 5°-25° C (41°-77° F) with brief excursions to 40° C.

Benzoic acid 0.1% added as preservative

Technical Assistance: 1-888-637-4251

www.corid.com

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

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

Net Contents:

Product #

 

16 oz (473 mL)

66798

1022-2220-01

Rev. 10-2007

1 gal. (128 fl. oz.) (3,785 mL)

23101A

1022-1736-03

Rev. 10-2007

NAC No.: 11110065

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