Neox (Canada)

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Neox

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Vétoquinol

Water Soluble Antibiotics for Chickens, Turkeys, Swine and Calves

DIN 00541710

Veterinary Use Only

Soluble

Active Ingredients per 400 g pouch

Oxytetracycline HCl

80 g

Neomycin Sulfate (Neomycin eq. to 54.1 g)

80 g

Warnings

Treated animals must not be slaughtered for use in food for at least: CHICKENS - 7 days, SWINE and TURKEYS - 14 days, CALVES - 30 days after the latest treatment with this drug. This product must not be used in laying birds, replacement chickens over 16 weeks of age or lactating dairy cattle.

Description

Neox contains two antibiotics: neomycin and oxytetracycline. The first one is known for its action against E. coli and other bacteria in the digestive system and the second one is a broad-spectrum antibiotic readily absorbed from the digestive tract for activity throughout the body.

Neox Indications

Chickens and Turkeys: As an aid in the treatment of infectious diseases caused by microorganisms sensitive to oxytetracycline and neomycin such as synovitis and enteritis.

Chickens: As an aid in the treatment of chronic respiratory disease (due to M. gallisepticum susceptible to oxytetracycline).

Turkeys: As an aid in the management of complex disease syndromes such as bluecomb (secondary infections to coronavirus).

Swine and Calves: For use as an aid in the treatment of bacterial enteritis (scours) and respiratory diseases caused by microorganisms sensitive to oxytetracycline and neomycin.

DOSAGE:

Chickens and turkeys: Dissolve 400 or 800 g (1 or 2 pouches) per 900 L of drinking water for 3 to 5 days.

FOR AUTOMATIC PROPORTIONER: Set the apparatus to distribute 30 mL per 4 L of drinking water (1 oz/gallon U.S.). Prepare the stock solution by dissolving 400 or 800 g (1 or 2 pouches) in 6.75 L of water. This will medicate 900 L of drinking water.

Swine (scours): Dissolve 2 g of powder in 170 mL of water per 45 kg of body weight as a drench or dissolve 400 g (1 pouch) per 900 L of drinking water for 4 or 5 days.

Newborn piglets (scours): Dissolve 4 g of powder in 60 mL of water and give 5 mL of this solution to each piglet twice a day for 4 or 5 days.

Swine and newborn piglets (respiratory diseases): Dissolve 4 g of powder in 170 mL of water for each 45 kg of body weight and give as a drench or dissolve 800 g (2 pouches) per 900 L of drinking water and give for 4 or 5 days.

FOR AUTOMATIC PROPORTIONER: Set the apparatus to distribute 30 mL per 4 L of drinking water (1 oz/gallon U.S.). Prepare the stock solution by dissolving 400 or 800 g (1 or 2 pouches) in 6.75 L of water. This will medicate 900 L of drinking water.

Calves (scours):

Individual treatment: Dissolve 2 g of powder in 60 mL of water or milk substitute per 45 kg of body weight and give as a drench for 4 or 5 days.

Herd treatment: Dissolve 2 g of powder per 4.5 L of water or 400 g (1 pouch) per 900 L of drinking water for 4 or 5 days.

Calves (respiratory diseases): Double the above dosage.

NOTE: Fresh solutions should be prepared daily. The dosage is based on an average water intake. Care must be taken to ensure adequate water intake. 1 teaspoonful equals 4 g.

STORAGE CONDITIONS: Store between 15°C and 25°C. Protect from moisture.

Vétoquinol N.-A. Inc., 2000, ch. Georges, Lavaltrie, QC, Canada J5T 3S5

Made in Canada

Net

Code

 

400 g

04466

654542G

NAC No.: 12342144

VÉTOQUINOL N.-A. INC.
Commercial Division

2000, CHEMIN GEORGES, LAVALTRIE, QC, J5T 3S5
Telephone:   450-586-2252
Order Desk:   800-363-1700
Fax:   450-586-4649
Website:   www.vetoquinol.ca
Email:   info@vetoquinol.ca
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Neox 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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