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Pennitracin MD 50 G

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Pennitracin MD 50 G

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Manufacturer: PennField

Bacitracin Methylene Disalicylate

Type A Medicated Article

Antibacterial

For supplementing rations of swine, chickens, turkeys, pheasants and quail.

Active Ingredient

Each pound contains feed grade bacitracin methylene disalicylate equivalent to 50 grams bacitracin (Master Standard)

Composition

A dried precipitated fermentation product obtained by culturing Bacillus licheniformis Tracy on media adapted for microbiological production of bacitracin; calcium carbonate, mineral oil.

FOR MANUFACTURING REGISTERED POULTRY AND LIVESTOCK FEEDS ONLY.

MIXING DIRECTIONS: To prepare an intermediate premix containing 5 grams per lb by mixing 1.0 lb of PENNITRACIN MD 50-G™ with 9.0 lbs of ground corn or soybean meal. Then add 0.8 to 50 lbs of the intermediate premix per ton of finished feed.

SPECIES

GRAMS
PENNITRACIN
MD 50-G™ PER
TON OF FEED

INDICATION FOR USE

Growing/finishing swine

10-30

For increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency.

250

For control of swine dysentery (bloody Scours) associated with Treponema hyodysenteriae in pigs up to 250 lbs body weight. Feed 250 grams per ton of complete feed on premises with a history of swine dysentery, but where signs of disease have not yet occurred or following an approved treatment of the disease condition. The 250 grams per ton level will provide 5 to 7 mg/lb in swine weighing 40 to 250 lbs.

CAUTION: Diagnosis should be confirmed by a veterinarian when results are not satisfactory. Feed containing an approved level of bacitracin methylene disalicylate should be fed as the sole ration.

Pregnant sows

250

For control of clostridial enteritis caused by C. perfringens in suckling piglets when fed to sows from 14 days before through 21 days after farrowing on premises with a history of clostridial scours.

CAUTION: Diagnosis should be confirmed by a veterinarian when results are not satisfactory. Feed containing an approved level of bacitracin methylene disalicylate should be fed as the sole ration.

Feedlot beef cattle

mg/head/day 70 (continuously)

For reduction in the number of liver condemnations due to abscesses in feedlot beef cattle.

250 (5 days in 30)

For reduction in the number of liver condemnations due to abscesses in feedlot beef cattle.

Broiler chickens

4-50

For increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency.

50

As an aid in the prevention of necrotic enteritis caused or complicated by Clostridium spp. or other organisms susceptible to bacitracin methylene disalicylate.

100-200

As an aid in control of necrotic enteritis caused or complicated by Clostridium spp. or other organisms susceptible to bacitracin methylene disalicylate.

CAUTION: To control a necrotic enteritis outbreak, start medication at the first clinical signs of the disease. The dosage range permitted provides for different levels based on severity of the disease. Consult a poultry diagnostic laboratory or pathologist to determine the diagnosis and advice regarding the optimal level of drug. Administer continuously for 5 to 7 days or as long as clinical signs persist, and then reduce medication to prevention level (50 grams per ton).

Laying Hens

10-25

For increased egg production and improved feed efficiency during the first seven months of production.

Growing Turkeys

4-50

For increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency.

200

As an aid in control of transmissible enteritis in growing turkeys complicated by organisms susceptible to bacitracin methylene disalicylate. Feed continuously as the sole ration:

Pheasants

4-50

For increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency.

Quail

5-20

For increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency in quail not over 5 weeks of age.

200

For prevention of ulcerative enteritis in growing quail due to Clostridium colinum susceptible to bacitracin methylene disalicylate. Feed continuously as the sole ration.

NOTE: Where minimum levels are shown, increase the antibiotic concentration within approved range when necessary to fit the feeding program and to insure adequate levels of antibiotic in the complete ration.

RESTRICTED DRUG: Use only as directed (CA).

For Use in Animals Only. For Use in Dry Feeds Only. Not for Use in Liquid Type B Feeds.

NADA 141-137, Approved by FDA

Distributed by PennField ANIMAL HEALTH, 14040 Industrial Rd., Omaha, Nebraska 68144

NET WT:

 

50 lb (22.78 kg)

Rev. 2/03
Bag 30001

NAC No.: 10450210

PENNFIELD ANIMAL HEALTH
14040 INDUSTRIAL ROAD, OMAHA, NE, 68144
Telephone:   402-330-6000
Order Desk:   800-832-8303
Fax:   402-330-6004
Technical Information:   402-330-6000
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