S-M-T (Canada)This page contains information on S-M-T for veterinary use.
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- S-M-T Indications
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- Direction and dosage information for S-M-T
S-M-TThis treatment applies to the following species:
Sulfamethazine and Sulfathiazole Water Soluble Powder for Swine and Cattle
Veterinary use only
Milk taken from treated animals during treatment and within 96 hours after the latest treatment with this drug must not be used as food. Treated animals must not be slaughtered for use as food for at least 10 days after the latest treatment with this drug.
As an aid in the treatment of enteritis and respiratory diseases caused by bacteria sensitive to sulfamethazine and sulfathiazole.
As an aid in the treatment of infections caused by bacteria sensitive to sulfathiazole and sulfamethazine such as pneumonia, metritis, enteritis, foot rot and mastitis.
Dissolve 567 g (4 level measuring cups) in enough of water to medicate 2,680 kg of bodyweight over a period of 24 hours for the first day, and to medicate 5,360 kg of bodyweight for the subsequent days.
Individual treatment for cattle:
Administer as a drench. First day: 60 mL of 12.5% solution or 30 mL of a 25% solution per 35 kg of bodyweight. Reduce dosage by one half on the second, third and fourth day.
HOW TO PREPARE SOLUTION:
For a 12.5% solution, dissolve 567 g of powder in water to make a total volume of 4.5 L of solution.
For a 25% solution, dissolve 567 g of powder in water to make a total volume of 2.27 L of solution.
Use warm water and stir thoroughly.
4 level quantities of the measuring cup contained herein (22.7 Kg) provide approximately 567 g of product.
This product is sold by weight not volume; some settling of contents may have occurred during shipping and handling.
If no improvement is seen within 48 hours, medication should be discontinued and diagnosis reconfirmed. Generally, treatment should not exceed 4 days.
Store between 15 and 25 °C. Protect from moisture.
Made in Canada
Vétoquinol N.-A. Inc., 2000, ch. Georges, Lavaltrie, QC, Canada J5T 3S5
NAC No.: 12341314
2000, CHEMIN GEORGES, LAVALTRIE, QC, J5T 3S5
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