Sulfa-MT (Canada)

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Sulfa-MT

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Vétoquinol

Water Soluble Powder of Sulfas for Swine and Cattle

Flavoured

DIN 02229489

Veterinary Use Only

Soluble

Active Ingredients

per gram

Sulfamethazine sodium

630 mg

Sulfathiazole sodium

315 mg

Warnings

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 in food for at least 10 days after the latest treatment with this drug. This product must not be added to swine feeds. Keep out of reach of children.

Sulfa-MT Indications

Swine: As an aid in the treatment of enteritis and respiratory diseases caused by bacteria sensitive to sulfamethazine and sulfathiazole.

Cattle: 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.

Sulfa-MT Dosage And Administration

Swine and Beef Cattle (steers, yearlings and finishing calves): Dosage calculations are based on a water consumption of 8-10% of body weight for swine and of 23-38 L/head per day for beef cattle.

Herd medication: Dissolve 400 g (1 pouch) of Sulfa-MT in 8 L of drinking water. Add this to each 260 L of water the first day and to each 355 L of water for the next 3 days.

For use in automatic proportioner: Set the apparatus to deliver 30 mL stock solution per 3.78 L of drinking water (1 oz/gallon U.S.). Prepare stock solution by dissolving 400 g (1 pouch) of Sulfa-MT in 2 L of water for the first day and 400 g (1 pouch) of Sulfa-MT in 2.8 L of water for the next 3 days.

Cattle: For individual treatment: Dissolve 400 g (1 pouch) of Sulfa-MT in 2 L of water and administer 1 mL of this solution per kg of body weight as a drench. Reduce the dose to 0.5 mL per kg of body weight for the next 3 days.

Sulfa-MT Cautions

If no improvement is seen within 48 hours, medication should be discontinued and diagnosis reconfirmed. Generally, treatment should not exceed 4 days.

Do not administer to animals with known or suspected sensitivity to sulfonamides or with renal impairment. Do not treat dehydrated animals. Treated animals should have easy access to drinking water to maintain adequate hydration.

NOTE: The measuring cup contained herein (10 kg), when filled with 3 level quantities provides approximately 400 g of product.

Storage Conditions

Store between 15°C and 25°C. Protect from moisture.

Vétoquinol N.-A. Inc., 2000, ch. Georges, Lavaltrie, QC, Canada J5T 3S5

Net

Code

 

400 g

04572

654561D

10 kg

04574

656482E

NAC No.: 12342355

VÉTOQUINOL N.-A. INC.
Commercial Division

2000, CHEMIN GEORGES, LAVALTRIE, QC, J5T 3S5
Telephone:   450-586-2252
Order Desk:   800-363-1700
Fax:   450-586-4649
Website:   www.vetoquinol.ca
Email:   info@vetoquinol.ca
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Sulfa-MT information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the Canadian product label or package insert.

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