PoultrySulfa

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PoultrySulfa

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Zoetis

Sulfonamide

Antimicrobial

For Oral Veterinary Use Only

For Use in Drinking Water Only

As an aid in the control of coccidiosis and acute fowl cholera in chickens and acute fowl cholera and coccidiosis in turkeys, when caused by pathogens susceptible to sulfamethazine, sulfamerazine and sulfaquinoxaline.

SOLUBLE POWDER

For Use in Chickens and Turkeys

Keep Out of Reach of Children

THIS PACKET CONTAINS:

78 grams Sodium Sulfamethazine Activity

78 grams Sodium Sulfamerazine Activity

39 grams Sodium Sulfaquinoxaline Activity

CAUTION: Federal law prohibits the extralabel use of this product in lactating dairy cattle.

Directions

Acute Fowl Cholera - TURKEYS AND CHICKENS: As an aid in the control of acute fowl cholera caused by Pasteurella multocida susceptible to sulfamethazine, sulfamerazine and sulfaquinoxaline. Provide medicated water (.04% solution) for 2-3 days. If disease recurs, repeat treatment.

Coccidiosis - TURKEYS: As an aid in the control of coccidiosis caused by Eimeria meleagrimitis and E. adenoeides susceptible to sulfamethazine, sulfamerazine and sulfaquinoxaline. Provide medicated water (.025% solution) for 2 days, then plain water for 3 days, then medicated water (.025% solution) for 2 days, then plain water for 3 days, then medicated water (.025% solution) for 2 days. Repeat if necessary. DO NOT CHANGE LITTER.

Coccidiosis - CHICKENS: As an aid in the control of coccidiosis caused by Eimeria tenella and E. necatrix susceptible to sulfamethazine, sulfamerazine and sulfaquinoxaline. Provide medicated water (.04% solution) for 2-3 days, then plain water for 3 days, then medicated water (.025% solution) for 2 days. If bloody droppings appear, repeat at .025% level for 2 more days. DO NOT CHANGE LITTER.

Directions For Use

 

PROPORTIONER SOLUTION (1 oz/gal)

TANK MIX

.04% Solution

Add one pack to 1 gallon (3.8 liters)

Add one pack to 128 gallons

.025% Solution

Add one pack to 1.6 gallons (6.1 liters)

Add one pack to 206 gallons

MAKE FRESH SOLUTION DAILY. If improvement is not noted in 72 hours, consult a poultry veterinarian or poultry diagnostic laboratory for diagnosis. During treatment use only medicated water unless otherwise directed. For control of disease outbreaks medication should be initiated as soon as diagnosis is determined. Treated animals must actually consume enough medicated water to provide a therapeutic dose. Do not mix or administer in galvanized containers. Dispose of any waste or unused portions properly.

PRECAUTION: May cause toxic reactions unless drug is evenly mixed in water at dosages indicated and used according to label directions.

Warning (human Food)

Do not treat chickens or turkeys within 14 days of slaughter for food. Do not medicate chickens or turkeys producing eggs for human consumption.

Restricted Drug (California) - Use only as directed.

NADA 100-094, Approved by FDA

Trademarks registered by Alpharma, LLC

Alpharma, LLC, Bridgewater, New Jersey 08807

40 x 195 g packets per pail

9001BF 1101

NAC No.: 10221384

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 PoultrySulfa 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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