Sul-Q-Nox

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Sul-Q-Nox

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Zoetis

31.92% Sulfaquinoxaline as sodium and potassium salts

ANTIMICROBIAL

For Animal Use Only

For Use in Drinking Water Only

Sulfonamide

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

NOT FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION

KEEP TIGHTLY SEALED WHEN NOT IN USE

Restricted Drug (California) - Use only as directed

NADA #006-891 Approved by FDA

For Automatic Drinking Water Proportioners

FOR CONTROL OR TREATMENT OF THE FOLLOWING DISEASES WHEN CAUSED BY ONE OR MORE PATHOGENIC ORGANISMS SUSCEPTIBLE TO SULFAQUINOXALINE

PREPARE MEDICATED DRINKING WATER FRESH DAILY

Sul-Q-Nox Indications

DOSAGE PER 128 GALLONS OF WATER

TREATMENT

COCCIDIOSIS - CHICKENS:

Control of coccidiosis caused by Eimeria tenella, E. necatrix, E. maxima, E. brunetti, E. acervulina, susceptible to sulfaquinoxaline.

20 1/2 fl. oz. (0.04%)

Give for 2-3 days, skip 3 days.

-THEN-

13 fl. oz. (0.025%)

Give for 2 days more. If bloody droppings appear, repeat treatment at this level for 2 more days.

Sul-Q-Nox Caution

Do not change litter unless absolutely necessary. Do not give flushing mashes.

COCCIDIOSIS - TURKEYS:

Control of coccidiosis caused by Eimeria meleagrimitis, E. adenoeides, susceptible to sulfaquinoxaline.

13 fl. oz. (0.025%)

Give for 2 days - skip 3 days - give for 2 days - skip 3 days and give 2 more days. Repeat if necessary.

Sul-Q-Nox Caution

Do not change litter unless absolutely necessary. Do not give flushing mashes.

ACUTE FOWL CHOLERA - CHICKENS AND TURKEYS:

Control of acute fowl cholera caused by Pasteurella multocida susceptible to sulfaquinoxaline.

20 1/2 fl. oz. (0.04%)

Use for 2-3 days. Move birds to clean ground. If disease recurs, repeat treatment. Poultry that have survived fowl typhoid outbreaks should not be kept for laying house replacements or breeders unless tests show they are not carriers.

FOWL TYPHOID - CHICKENS AND TURKEYS:

Control of fowl typhoid caused by Salmonella gallinarum, susceptible to sulfaquinoxaline.

COCCIDIOSIS - CATTLE AND CALVES:

For the control and treatment of coccidiosis caused by Eimeria bovis, E. zuernii, susceptible to sulfaquinoxaline.

7 3/4 fl. oz. (0.015%) 6 mg/lb of body wt.

Give for 3-5 days. As a generalization, cattle and calves will consume approx. 1 gal/100 lbs body weight/day. Cattle or calves not eating or drinking must be treated individually.

Sul-Q-Nox Caution

- Consult a veterinarian or poultry pathologist for diagnosis.

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

- Levels of sulfaquinoxaline higher than 0.025% in feed or 0.012% in water for more than 24 to 36 hours may result in reduced growth rate in chickens as a result of reduced feed or water intake.

- 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 necessary dosage of approximately 10 to 45 mg/lb/day in chickens and 3.5 to 55 mg/lb/day in turkeys and 6 mg/lb/day in cattle and calves, depending on class of animal, ambient temperature, age, and other factors.

- Prolonged administration of sulfaquinoxaline at higher doses may result in depressed feed or water intake, deposition of sulfaquinoxaline crystals in kidney and interference with normal blood clotting.

- Do not mix or administer in galvanized containers.

- The following word is required on this product to comply with the Agricultural Code of California: HAZARDOUS

- CAUSES SKIN AND EYE BURNS. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, or clothing. In case of contact, flush immediately with water for at least 15 minutes; for eye get medical attention.

Warning

- Withdraw use of product 10 days before slaughter.

- A withdrawal period has not been established for this product in pre-ruminating calves. Do not use in calves to be processed for veal.

- Do not medicate chickens or turkeys producing eggs for human consumption.

- Not for use in lactating dairy cattle.

- DISPOSE OF ANY WASTE OR UNUSED PORTION PROPERLY.

- KEEP ALL MEDICATIONS OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN.

- STORE ABOVE 41° F (5° C).

Consult Bottle Label for Use Instructions

DOT SHIPPING INFORMATION

Caustic Alkali Liquid, n.o.s. (sodium hydroxide, potassium hydroxide), UN1719, Class 8, PGII

Alpharma, LLC, Bridgewater, New Jersey 08807

Trademarks registered by Alpharma, LLC

Net Contents:

 

1 Gallon (128 fl. oz.)

4001SL 1103

4 x 1 Gallon

4001CL 1103

NAC No.: 10220028

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 Sul-Q-Nox 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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