Sulfa 25% Solution (Canada)This page contains information on Sulfa 25% Solution for veterinary use.
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- Sulfa 25% Solution Indications
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Sulfa 25% SolutionThis treatment applies to the following species:
Sodium Sulfamethazine 25% Solution
Veterinary Use Only
WarningsMilk taken from treated animals during treatment and within 96 hours after the latest treatment must not be used as food. Treated animals must not be slaughtered for use in food for at least 12 days after the latest treatment with this drug. This product must not be added to swine feeds. This product must not be used in laying birds.
A non-sterile solution containing 25 grams of sodium sulfamethazine in each 100 mL.
Sulfa 25% Solution Indications
Cattle & Sheep: As an aid in the treatment of the following conditions caused by bacteria sensitive to sulfamethazine: foot rot, shipping fever, bacterial enteritis/scours, metritis, mastitis and bacterial respiratory disease. As an aid in the treatment of coccidiosis in sheep.
Calves: As an aid in the treatment of the following conditions caused by bacteria sensitive to sulfamethazine: bacterial respiratory infections and secondary infections in bacterial enteritis/scours. As an aid in the prevention of coccidiosis.
Swine: As an aid in the treatment of bacterial enteritis, mastitis, metritis, and bacterial respiratory diseases caused by bacteria sensitive to sulfamethazine.
Horses: As an aid in the treatment of strangles, navel ill, joint ill (septic arthritis), bacterial enteritis and many secondary bacterial infections, associated with respiratory virus infections, caused by bacteria sensitive to sulfamethazine.
Poultry: As an aid in the treatment of caecal coccidiosis in chickens.
DOSAGE: For oral use.
Dairy Cattle, Calves, Sheep, Swine and Horses: First day: 45 mL of 25% sodium sulfamethazine for each 50 kg of body weight. Second and following days: one half of the above dosage. Do not treat for more than 5 days.
Beef Cattle: First day: for each 100 kg of body weight, add 100 mL of 25% of sodium sulfamethazine into the amount of water that will be consumed daily by the animal(s). Second and following days: one half of the above dosage. Do not treat for more than 5 days.
Poultry: Mix 35 mL of product per 9 litres of drinking water for 2 days - then reduce dosage to 17.5 mL of product per 9 litres of drinking water for 5 additional days. Allow access to medicated water only.
Store at room temperature (15-30°C).
Manufactured by: Bimeda-MTC Animal Health Inc., Cambridge ON, N3C 2W4
Distributed by: Vétoquinol N.-A. Inc., 2000, ch. Georges, Lavaltrie, QC, CANADA J5T 3S5
8SUL204 Rev: 9/10
NAC No.: 11940774
Distributed by VÉTOQUINOL CANADA INC.
2000, CHEMIN GEORGES, LAVALTRIE, QC, J5T 3S5
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