Oxytet Soluble

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Oxytet Soluble

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Manufacturer: Zoetis

OXYTETRACYCLINE HYDROCHLORIDE

ANTIBIOTIC

The 280 g packet contains 102.4 g of oxytetracycline HCl and will make:

512 gallons (1936 liters) containing 200 mg oxytetracycline HCl per gallon

128 gallons (484 liters) containing 800 mg oxytetracycline HCl per gallon

The 280 g packet will treat 10,240 lbs of swine.

The 1400 g packet contains 512 g of oxytetracycline HCl and will make:

2560 gallons (9690 liters) containing 200 mg oxytetracycline HCl per gallon

1280 gallons (4845 liters) containing 400 mg oxytetracycline HCl per gallon

640 gallons (2422 liters) containing 800 mg oxytetracycline HCl per gallon

The 1400 g packet will treat 51,200 lbs of swine.

The 1772 g packet contains 648 g of oxytetracycline HCl and will make:

3240 gallons (12,265 liters) containing 200 mg oxytetracycline HCl per gallon

1620 gallons (6,132 liters) containing 400 mg oxytetracycline HCl per gallon

810 gallons (3,066 liters) containing 800 mg oxytetracycline HCl per gallon

The 1772 g packet will treat 64,800 lbs of swine.

The 1772 g packet will treat 25,920 lbs of turkey at 25 mg/lbs body weight.

Mixing Directions For Water Medication

CHICKENS - TURKEYS - SWINE

Dosage and indications for use in water proportioners - Add the following amount to 1 gallon of stock solution when proportioner is set to meter at the rate of 1 oz per gallon.

Disease

Treatment Level

Gallons Stock/Pack

280 g packet

1400 g packet

1772 g packet

CHICKENS

Control of infectious synovitis caused by Mycoplasma synoviae, susceptible to oxytetracycline.

200 - 400 mg

1/4 - 1/2
(70 - 140 g)

20 - 10

25.3 - 12.6

Control of chronic respiratory disease (CRD) and air sac infections caused by Mycoplasma gallisepticum and Escherichia coli, susceptible to oxytetracycline.

400 - 800 mg

1/2 - 1
(140 - 280 g)

10 - 5

12.6 - 6.3

Control of fowl cholera caused by Pasteurella multocida, susceptible to oxytetracycline.

400 - 800 mg

1/2 - 1
(140 - 280 g)

10 - 5

12.6 - 6.3

TURKEYS

Control of hexamitiasis caused by Hexamita meleagridis, susceptible to oxytetracycline.

200 - 400 mg

1/4 - 1/2
(70 - 140 g)

20 - 10

25.3 - 12.6

Control of infectious synovitis caused by Mycoplasma synoviae, susceptible to oxytetracycline.

400 mg

1/2 (140 g)

10

12.6

GROWING TURKEYS - Control of complicating bacterial organisms associated with bluecomb (transmissible enteritis, coronaviral enteritis), susceptible to oxytetracycline.

25 mg/lb body weight

Varies with age & water consumption

SWINE

 

FOR THE CONTROL AND TREATMENT OF THE FOLLOWING DISEASES IN SWINE -

Bacterial enteritis caused by Escherichia coli and Salmonella choleraesuis, susceptible to oxytetracycline.

Bacterial pneumonia caused by Pasteurella multocida, susceptible to oxytetracycline.

FOR BREEDING SWINE: Leptospirosis (reducing the incidence of abortions and shedding of leptospira) caused by Leptospira pomona, susceptible to oxytetracycline.

10 mg/lb body weight

Varies with age & water consumption

Directions For Use

Mix fresh solutions daily. Use as the sole source of drinking water. Do not mix this product directly with milk or milk replacers. Administer 1 hour before or 2 hours after feeding milk or milk replacers. Consult a poultry diagnostic laboratory or poultry pathologist for diagnosis and advice on dosage for chickens and turkeys. As a generalization, 200 chickens will drink 1 gallon of water per day for each week of age. Turkeys will consume twice that amount. Administer up to 5 days to swine and 7 to 14 days for chickens and turkeys. NOTE: The concentration of drug required in medicated water must be adequate to compensate for variation in the age of the animal, feed consumption rate, and the environmental temperatures and humidity, each of which affects water consumption. CAUTION: Use as the sole source of oxytetracycline. Not to be used for more than 5 consecutive days in swine or 14 consecutive days in chickens and turkeys.

WARNING - Do not feed to birds producing eggs for human consumption.

RECOMMENDED PACKET STORAGE CONDITIONS: Store below 77°F (25°C)

For Use in Drinking Water Only

Not For Use in Liquid Medicated Feeds

Keep Out of Reach of Children

NOT FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION

FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY

HAZARDOUS REMEDY.

Restricted Drug (California) - Use only as directed.

NADA #130-435, Approved by FDA

Alpharma, LLC, Bridgewater, NJ 08807

Trademarks registered by Alpharma, LLC

Net Weight:

 

9.87 oz (280 g)

2201BF 1002

3.09 lbs (1400 g)

2205BF 0910

3.91 lbs (1772 g)

2213BF 1008

NAC No.: 10220499

ZOETIS INC.
333 PORTAGE STREET, KALAMAZOO, MI, 49007
Telephone:   269-833-4000
Customer Service:   800-733-5500 and 800-793-0596
Veterinary Medical Investigations & Product Support:   800-366-5288
Technical Services (USA):   800-366-5288
Website:   www.zoetis.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Oxytet Soluble information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the US product label or package insert.

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