Duramycin-10

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Duramycin-10

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Manufacturer: Durvet

TETRACYCLINE HYDROCHLORIDE SOLUBLE POWDER

For use in drinking water for swine, calves and poultry.

antibiotic

Each pound contains 25 g of tetracycline hydrochloride activity.

This package contains 10 g of tetracycline hydrochloride activity.

FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY

NADA 65-140, APPROVED BY FDA

Restricted Drug (California) - Use only as directed.

Mixing Instructions: 6.4 OZ WILL MAKE:

100 gal containing 100 mg of tetracycline hydrochloride/gal

50 gal containing 200 mg of tetracycline hydrochloride/gal

25 gal containing 400 mg of tetracycline hydrochloride/gal

12.5 gal containing 800 mg of tetracycline hydrochloride/gal

Directions For Use

Medicate at first clinical signs of disease or when experience indicates that the disease may be a problem.

Prepare fresh solutions at least once a day; solutions are not stable for more than 24 hours. Use as a sole source of tetracycline. Deliver the recommended dosage level in divided doses. Diagnosis should be reconsidered if improvement is not noticed within 3 days. The concentration of drug required in medicated water must be adequate to compensate for variations in the age and class of animals, feed consumption and environmental temperature and humidity, each of which affects water consumption.

Special directions for baby calves and baby pigs: Administer this product 1 hour before or 2 hours after feeding milk or milk replacers. Provide clean (unmedicated) drinking water at all times.

NOTE: This product is to be administered twice a day in the drinking water of swine, calves and poultry. One-half of the recommended daily dosage level of antibiotic is to be consumed during each administration period, thus providing the drug in divided doses.

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION

FOR CALVES: INDICATIONS

RECOMMENDED DOSAGE LEVEL

Control and treatment of bacterial enteritis (scours) caused by Escherichia coli; bacterial pneumonia associated with Pasteurella spp., Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae, Klebsiella spp. susceptible to tetracycline hydrochloride.

Use soluble powder in the drinking water at a drug level of tetracycline hydrochloride per gallon to provide 10 mg/pound of body weight per day in divided doses. (Administer for 3-5 days.)

FOR CHICKENS: INDICATIONS

RECOMMENDED DOSAGE LEVEL

Control of chronic respiratory disease (CRD air sac disease) caused by Mycoplasma gallisepticum and Escherichia coli, infectious synovitis caused by Mycoplasma synoviae susceptible to tetracycline hydrochloride.

CRD AIR SAC DISEASE: Use soluble powder in the drinking water at a drug level of 400-800 mg tetracycline hydrochloride per gallon per day. INFECTIOUS SYNOVITIS: Use soluble powder in the drinking water at a drug level of 200-400 mg tetracycline hydrochloride per gallon per day. (Administer for 7-14 days.)

FOR TURKEYS: INDICATIONS

RECOMMENDED DOSAGE LEVEL

Control of infectious synovitis caused by Mycoplasma synoviae; bluecomb (transmissible enteritis, corona viral enteritis) complicated by organisms susceptible to tetracycline hydrochloride.

INFECTIOUS SYNOVITIS: Use soluble powder in the drinking water at a drug level of 400 mg tetracycline hydrochloride per gallon per day. BLUECOMB: Use soluble powder in the drinking water at a drug level of tetracycline hydrochloride per gallon to provide 25 mg/pound of body weight per day in divided doses. (Administer for 7-14 days.)

FOR SWINE: INDICATIONS

RECOMMENDED DOSAGE LEVEL

Control and treatment of bacterial enteritis (scours) caused by Escherichia coli; bacterial pneumonia associated with Pasteurella spp., Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae, Klebsiella spp. susceptible to tetracycline hydrochloride.

Use soluble powder in the drinking water at a drug level of tetracycline hydrochloride per gallon to provide 10 mg/pound of body weight per day in divided doses. (Administer for 3-5 days.)


Warning

Do not slaughter birds or swine for food within 4 days of treatment or calves within 5 days of treatment. A withdrawal period has not been established for this product in pre-ruminating calves. Do not use in calves to be processed for veal. Not for use in turkeys or chickens producing eggs for human consumption. Do not use for more than 5 consecutive days in swine and calves, or 14 consecutive days in birds.

Manufactured for DURVET, INC., Blue Springs, Missouri 64014

MADE IN U.S.A.

Net WT.

NDC:

 

6.4 oz (181g)

30798-279-27

23676 0904

NAC No.: 10840492

DURVET, INC.
P.O. BOX 279, 100 S.E. MAGELLAN DRIVE, BLUE SPRINGS, MO, 64014
Telephone:   816-229-9101
Toll-Free:   800-821-5570
Fax:   816-224-3080
Website:   www.durvet.com
Email:   info@durvet.com
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