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Deccox 6% Premix (Canada)

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Deccox 6% Premix

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Zoetis

For Feed Manufacturing Use Only

Active Ingredient

Each kg contains 60 grams of decoquinate

Cattle

Deccox 6% Premix Indications

As an aid in the prevention of coccidiosis caused by Eimeria bovis and E. zuernii in non-ruminating and ruminating calves and cattle.

Use Level

The recommended use level is 0.5 mg of decoquinate per kg of body weight (25 grams of decoquinate per metric tonne of feed), to be administered daily.

Mixing Directions

Use 417 grams of Deccox 6% Premix per metric tonne of complete cattle feed. Ensure thorough dispersion of Deccox 6% Premix throughout the feed.

For inclusion in a supplement which is to be fed at a rate of 500 grams per head per day, use Deccox 6% Premix as shown below. To calculate the inclusion rate for Deccox 6% Premix for other weights of cattle or other feeding rates of supplement, use the ratios in the following table.

Supplement to be fed at a rate of 500g/head/day

Body Weight

Deccox 6% Premix per tonne

100 kg

1.7 kg

200 kg

3.3 kg

300 kg

5.0 kg

When fed at a rate of 500 grams per head per day, the above medicated supplement will deliver 0.5 mg/kg of body weight/day to the treated animal.

Feeding Directions

Feed for at least 28 days when coccidiosis is likely to be a hazard.

Deccox 6% Premix Caution

Do not use this drug for the treatment of outbreaks of coccidiosis.

Broiler Chickens

Deccox 6% Premix Indications

As an aid in the prevention of caecal and intestinal coccidiosis caused by Eimeria tenella, E. necatrix, E. acervulina, E. brunetti, E. maxima and E. mivati in broiler chickens.

Use Level

The recommended use level is 0.003% (30 grams of decoquinate per metric tonne of feed).

Mixing Directions

Use 500 grams of Deccox 6% Premix per metric tonne of complete broiler feed. Ensure thorough dispersion of Deccox 6% Premix throughout the feed.

Feeding Directions

Feed medicated Starter, Grower and Finisher feeds as sole ration from day-old to slaughter.

Deccox 6% Premix Caution

1. Do not use this drug for the treatment of outbreaks of coccidiosis.

2. Consult a veterinarian or poultry pathologist if mortality exceeds 0.5% in a 2 day period.

Warning

This product must not be used in laying birds in production. This product must not be used in lactating dairy cows.

® Reg. Trademark used under licence

DIN 00867349

Distributed by: ALPHARMA CANADA CORPORATION, 6950 Creditview Road, Mississauga, ON L5N 0A6

Manufactured by: ALPHARMA INC., 400 Crossing Blvd., Bridgewater, NJ, 08807, USA

Net weight:

PRODUCT CODE:

 

25 kg

800103

800307 1001

NAC No.: 1198478.0

ZOETIS CANADA
16,740 TRANS-CANADA HIGHWAY, KIRKLAND, QC, H9H 4M7
Order Desk:   800-663-8888
Technical Services Canada:   800-461-0917
Technical Services USA:   800-366-5288
Website:   www.zoetis.ca
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Deccox 6% Premix information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the Canadian product label or package insert.

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