Oxysol-220 (Canada)

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Oxysol-220

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Vétoquinol

Oxytetracycline Feed Premix

DIN 02223902

Veterinary Use Only

Active Ingredient

per kg

Oxytetracycline HCl

220 g

Warning

Treated animals must not be slaughtered for use in food for at least: 7 days - chickens, turkeys and swine; 5 days - cattle; 4 days - lambs after the latest treatment with this drug.

Treated lobsters must not be marketed for use in food for at least 30 days after the latest treatment with this drug.

INDICATIONS AND DIRECTIONS - PREVENTION OR TREATMENT

Species

Disease or Condition

Claim

Kg OXYSOL-220 per Tonne Complete Feed

Concentration in % of Oxytetracycline HCl in Complete Feed

Feeding Directions

Chickens and/or Turkeys (Broilers, Replacement Birds and Layers)

Stress

As an aid in stimulating appetite and maintaining weight gains or egg production, hatchability and feed efficiency during periods of stress caused by moving, debeaking, vaccination or extreme temperature changes.

0.5 kg

0.011%

Feed as the sole ration in case of vaccination, feed for 8-10 days immediately following vaccination. For other stress conditions, feed for at least 5 days.

History of Chronic Respiratory Disease (CRD) and/or Non-Specific Enteritis on Premises

As an aid in stimulating appetite and maintaining weight gains when birds are expected to be exposed to mild attacks of CRD and/or non-specific enteritis.

0.25 kg

0.0055%

Feed as the sole ration for as long as the birds are expected to be exposed to the infection.

Presence of CRD

As an aid in stimulating appetite and maintaining weight gains or egg production, hatchability, eggshell quality and feed efficiency in the presence of CRD.

0.5 kg

0.011%

Feed as the sole ration from the onset of the disease for at least one month or until a few days after the symptoms disappear.

Presence of CRD and Stress

As an aid in stimulating appetite and maintaining weight gains or egg production, hatchability, eggshell quality and feed efficiency in the presence of CRD and while under stress caused by moving, debeaking, vaccination or extreme temperature changes.

1.0 kg

0.022%

Feed as the sole ration from the onset of the disease for at least one month or until a few days after the symptoms disappear.

Presence of Non-Specific Enteritis

As an aid in stimulating appetite and maintaining weight gains in the presence of non-specific enteritis.

0.5 kg

0.011%

Feed as the sole ration from the onset of the disease for at least one month or until a few days after the symptoms disappear.

Turkeys

Infectious Sinusitis

As an aid in the prevention of infectious sinusitis.

0.5 kg

0.011%

Feed as the sole ration for as long as the birds are expected to be exposed to the infection.

Infectious Synovitis

As an aid in the prevention of infectious synovitis.

0.5 kg

0.011%

Feed as the sole ration for as long as the birds are expected to be exposed to the infection.

As an aid in the treatment of infectious synovitis.

1.0 kg

0.022%

Feed as the sole ration when symptoms appear and continue until at least 2 weeks after symptoms disappear.

Swine

Bacterial Enteritis (Scours)

As an aid in the prevention of bacterial enteritis.

1.0 kg

0.022%

Feed as the sole ration up to 6 weeks of age.

0.25 kg

0.0055%

Feed as the sole ration from 6 weeks of age up to 27-32 kg of body weight.

As an aid in the treatment of bacterial enteritis.

1.0 kg

0.022%

Feed as the sole ration following the appearance of symptoms and until three days after symptoms disappear.
- for pigs up to 6 weeks of age.

0.5 kg

0.011%

As above.
- for pigs older than 6 weeks of age.

NOTE: Pigs off feed should be given individual treatment.

Presence of Atrophic Rhinitis

As an aid in maintaining weight gains in the presence of atrophic rhinitis. (This product has no effect on the organism causing atrophic rhinitis).

0.25 kg

0.0055%

Feed as the sole ration for as long as the symptoms of atrophic rhinitis persist.

NOTE: Not acceptable for pre-starter feeds.

Stress

As an aid in stimulating appetite and maintaining weight gains during periods of stress caused by moving, vaccination, castration or extreme temperature changes.

0.5 kg

0.011%

Feed as the sole ration during periods of stress and until 10 days after the stress conditions have been eliminated.

Leptospirosis (Abortion in swine)

As an aid in reducing the incidence of abortion caused by leptospirosis.

2.5 kg

0.055%

When abortion in swine has been diagnosed as due to leptospirosis, feed at once as the sole ration to pregnant and affected sows for a two-week period.

Beef Cattle

Bloat

As an aid in reducing the incidence of bloat in young cattle on pasture and in feedlots.

Feed continuously. Level of Oxytetracycline HCl in the complete feed is to be such that each animal will receive 75 mg per day. 55 g of Oxytetracycline HCl (0.25 kg of Oxysol-220) per tonne of complete feed when fed at the rate of 1.36 kg per head per day meets the 75 mg level stated above.

Lambs

Bacterial Enteritis (Scours)

As an aid in the reduction of bacterial enteritis in creep-fed suckling lambs.

0.5 kg

0.011%

Feed as the sole creep feed during the suckling period.

Enterotoxemia (Overeating disease)

As an aid in the reduction of losses due to enterotoxemia in feedlot lambs.

0.1 kg

0.0022%

Feed as the sole ration while lambs are in the feedlot.

Lobsters (Homarus spp.)

Gaffkemia (red tail)

As an aid in the prevention and treatment of gaffkemia (red tail) caused by Aerococcus viridans in lobsters held in lobster cars or pounds.

10.0 kg

0.22%

Feed as the sole ration for 5 consecutive days following the introduction of each new batch of lobsters into a confinement area. Feed to appetite at approx. 1 kg of medicated ration per 450 kg of lobsters per day.

Storage Conditions

Store between 15 and 25 °C. Protect from moisture.

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

Made in Canada

Net

Code

 

25 kg

06524

656220E

NAC No.: 12342172

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 Oxysol-220 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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