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Maxiban 72

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Maxiban 72

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Elanco

Narasin and Nicarbazin

For Use in Broiler Chicken Feeds Only

Type A Medicated Article

Do not feed undiluted.

Active Drug Ingredients:


36 g per lb


36 g per lb

For the prevention of coccidiosis in broiler chickens caused by Eimeria necatrix, E. tenella, E. acervulina, E. brunetti, E. mivati, and E. maxima.

Important: Must be thoroughly mixed into feeds before use.

Mixing Directions: (Broiler Chickens): Thoroughly mix the following amounts of Maxiban 72 in one ton of complete feed to provide from 27 to 45 grams per ton each of narasin and nicarbazin. The dosage should be adjusted to meet the severity of the coccidial challenge, which varies with environmental and management conditions.

It is recommended that a preblend of the Maxiban 72 in 15-20 lbs of feed be made before incorporating into the total amount of the finished feed.

Narasin and Nicarbazin
(Grams Per Ton)

Maxiban 72
(Lbs Per Ton of Type C Feed)







Feeding Directions: Feed continuously as the sole ration.



Feeds containing Maxiban must be withdrawn 5 days prior to slaughter. When mixing and handling Maxiban 72, use protective clothing, impervious gloves, and a dust mask. Operators should wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling. If accidental eye contact occurs, immediately rinse thoroughly with water.

Maxiban 72 Caution

Nicarbazin medicated broilers may show reduced heat tolerance if exposed to high temperature and high humidity. Provide adequate drinking water and ventilation during these periods. Do not allow adult turkeys, horses or other equines access to formulations containing narasin. Ingestion of narasin by these species has been fatal. Do not feed to laying hens.

Store in a cool, dry place.

Not to be used after the date printed on top of bag.

Restricted Drug (California) - Use Only as Directed

NADA # 138-952, Approved by FDA

*Elanco®, Maxiban® and the diagonal color bar are trademarks of Eli Lilly and Company.

Elanco Animal Health, A Division of Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, IN 46285, U.S.A.

To report adverse effects, access medical information, or obtain additional product information, call 1-800-428-4441.

Net Weight



50 lbs (22.68 kg)

AF 1372

BG5260DEAMB (V02-03-2009)

NAC No.: 10310044

A Division of Eli Lilly & Co.

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