Mecadox 10

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Mecadox 10

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Phibro

(carbadox)

TYPE A MEDICATED ARTICLE

Active Drug Ingredient:

Carbadox

2.2% (10 g/lb)

Indications for Use: Control of swine dysentery (vibrionic dysentery, bloody scours or hemorrhagic dysentery); control of bacterial swine enteritis (salmonellosis or necrotic enteritis caused by Salmonella choleraesuis); increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency in swine.

Warning

For use in the manufacture of complete swine feeds and/or swine protein supplement feeds only.

Mecadox 10 Caution

Certain components of animal feeds, including medicated premixes, possess properties that may be a potential health hazard or a source of personal discomfort to certain individuals who are exposed to them. Human exposure should, therefore, be minimized by observing the general industry standards for occupational health and safety.

Precautions such as the following should be considered: dust masks or respirators and protective clothing should be worn; dust-arresting equipment and adequate ventilation should be utilized; personal hygiene should be observed; wash before eating or leaving a work site; be alert for signs of allergic reactions-seek prompt medical treatment if such reactions are suspected.

Complete Swine Feed

Mixing and Use Directions

Indications for Use

Amount of Drug

lb of Mecadox® 10 per ton of Complete Feed

Increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency.

0.0011-0.00275%
(10-25 g/ton)

1.0-2.5 lb

Control of swine dysentery (vibrionic dysentery, bloody scours or hemorrhagic dysentery); control of bacterial swine enteritis (salmonellosis or necrotic enteritis caused by Salmonella choleraesuis); increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency.

0.0055%
(50 g/ton)

5.0 lb

Protein Supplement

Mixing and Use Directions

Amount of Supplement per Ton of Complete Feed (lb)

lb of Mecadox® 10 per Ton of Protein Supplement

Desired Level of Mecadox® in Complete Feed

0.0055%
(50 g/ton)

0.00275%
(25 g/ton)

0.0011%
(10 g/ton)

1000

10

5

2

667

15

7

3

500

20

10

4

250

40

20

8

100

100

50

20

75

133

67

27

50

200

100

40

40

250

125

50

20

500

250

100


Warning

Do not feed to swine within 42 days before slaughter.

Mecadox 10 Caution

Not for use in pregnant swine or swine intended for breeding purposes. Do not mix in feeds containing bentonite.

Store At Or Below 25°C (77°F), Excursions Permitted Up To 40°C (104°F)

NOT FOR HUMAN USE

RESTRICTED DRUG (CALIFORNIA) - USE ONLY AS DIRECTED

Mecadox® is a Phibro Animal Health registered trademark for Carbadox

Phibro Animal Health Corporation, Teaneck, NJ 07666.

NADA #41-061, Approved by FDA

PRODUCT OF CANADA

Distributed by: Phibro Animal Health Corporation, Teaneck, NJ 07666

Net Weight

 

 

40 lb (18.2 kg)

7913000

101-9006-08

NAC No.: 36930063

PHIBRO ANIMAL HEALTH CORPORATION
GLENPOINTE CENTRE EAST, 300 FRANK W. BURR BOULEVARD, SUITE #21, TEANECK, NJ, 07666
Telephone:   201-329-7300
Customer Service:   888-403-0074
Fax:   201-329-7070
Website:   www.pahc.com
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