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Terramycin-50 Premix (Canada)

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Terramycin-50 Premix

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Phibro

(brand of oxytetracycline)

Oxytetracycline Feed Premix

FOR FEED MANUFACTURING USE ONLY

For use in feeds for swine, beef cattle and calves, turkeys, chickens and lambs.

Active Ingredient

Oxytetracycline USP, equivalent to oxytetracycline hydrochloride, 110 g/kg

Directions For Use

SPECIES

DISEASE OR CONDITION

Terramycin-50 Premix Indications

KG OF TERRAMYCIN-50 PER 1000 KG OF COMPLETE FEED

FEEDING DIRECTIONS
MUST BE THOROUGHLY MIXED IN FEEDS
DO NOT FEED UNDILUTED

Swine

Bacterial Enteritis (scours)

As an aid in the prevention of bacterial enteritis.

2.00

Feed as the sole ration up to 6 weeks of age.

0.50

Feed as the sole ration from 6 weeks of age up to 27-31 kg of body weight.

As an aid in the treatment of bacterial enteritis.

2.00

Feed as the sole ration following the appearance of symptoms and until 3 days after symptoms disappear - for pigs up to 6 weeks of age.

1.00

As above- for pigs greater than 6 weeks of age.

NOTE: Pigs off feed should be given individual treatment.

Presence of Atrophic Rhinitis

As an aid in maintaining weight gains in the presence of atrophic rhinitis. This product has no effect on the organism causing atrophic rhinitis.

0.50

Feed as the sole ration for as long as symptoms of atrophic rhinitis persist.

NOTE: Not acceptable for pre-starter feeds.

Stress

As an aid in stimulating appetite and maintaining weight gains during periods of stress caused by moving, vaccination, castration or extreme temperature changes.

1.00

Feed as the sole ration during periods of stress and until 10 days after the stress conditions have been eliminated.

Leptospirosis

As an aid in reducing the incidence of abortion caused by leptospirosis.

5.00

When abortion in swine has been diagnosed as due to leptospirosis, feed at once as the sole ration to pregnant and affected sows for a two-week period.

Beef Cattle

Bloat

As an aid in reducing the incidence of bloat in young cattle on pasture or in feedlots.

Feed continuously. Level of oxytetracycline hydrochloride in the complete feed is to be such that each animal will receive 75 mg per day. 55 g of oxytetracycline hydrochloride (0.50 kg of Terramycin*-50) per 1000 kg of complete feed when fed at the rate of 1.36 kg per head per day meets the 75 mg level stated above.

Calves

Bacterial enteritis (scours)

As an aid in the prevention of bacterial enteritis.

0.50

Feed continuously during the period of early growth (up to 136 kg of body weight).

Turkeys and/or Chickens
(broilers, replacement birds or layers)

Stress

As an aid in stimulating appetite and maintaining weight gains or egg production, hatchability and feed efficiency during periods of stress caused by moving, debeaking, vaccination or extreme temperature changes.

1.00

Feed as the sole ration. In case of vaccination, feed for 8-10 days immediately following vaccination. For other stress conditions, feed for at least 5 days.

History of C.R.D. and/or Non-specific enteritis on premises

As an aid in stimulating appetite and maintaining weight gains when chickens are expected to be exposed to mild attacks of C.R.D. and/or non-specific enteritis.

0.50

Feed as the sole ration for as long as the birds are expected to be exposed to the infection.

Presence of C.R.D.

As an aid in stimulating appetite and maintaining weight gains or egg production, hatchability, eggshell quality and feed efficiency in the presence of C.R.D.

1.00

Feed as the sole ration from the onset of the disease for at least 1 month or until a few days after the symptoms disappear.

Presence of C.R.D. and stress

As an aid in stimulating appetite and maintaining weight gains or egg production, hatchability, eggshell quality and feed efficiency in the presence of C.R.D. and while under stress caused by moving, debeaking, vaccination or extreme temperature changes.

2.00

Feed as the sole ration from the onset of the disease for at least 1 month or until a few days after the symptoms disappear.

Presence of non-specific enteritis

As an aid in stimulating appetite and maintaining weight gains in the presence of non-specific enteritis.

1.00

Feed as the sole ration from the onset of the disease for at least 1 month or until a few days after the symptoms disappear.

Infectious sinusitis

As an aid in the prevention of infectious sinusitis in turkeys.

1.00

Feed as the sole ration for as long as the birds are expected to be exposed to the infection.

Infectious synovitis

As an aid in the prevention of infectious synovitis in turkeys.

1.00

Feed as the sole ration for as long as the birds are expected to be exposed to the infection.

As an aid in the treatment of infectious synovitis in turkeys.

2.00

Feed as the sole ration when symptoms appear and continue until at least 2 weeks after symptoms disappear.

Lambs

Bacterial enteritis (scours)

As an aid in the reduction of bacterial enteritis in creep-fed suckling lambs.

1.00

Feed as the sole creep feed during the suckling period.

Enterotoxemia

As an aid in the reduction of losses due to enterotoxemia in feedlot lambs.

0.20

Feed as the sole ration while lambs are in the feedlot.

Warning

Treated animals must not be slaughtered for use in food for at least 7 days for swine, chickens and turkeys, 5 days for cattle and calves, and 4 days for lambs after the latest treatment with this drug. Do not administer to lactating dairy cattle.

Storage

Store in a cool, dry place.

Phibro Animal Health Ltd., 340 Longman Crescent, Regina, Saskatchewan S4N 6J4

*Terramycin-50 is a registered trademark of Pfizer Inc., licensed to Phibro Animal Health Ltd.

DIN 02246806

Net

 

25 kg

7811013

101-9022-03

NAC No.: 11800133

PHIBRO ANIMAL HEALTH CORPORATION
Distributed by BIO AGRI MIX LP
P.O. BOX 399, 11 ELLENS STREET, MITCHELL, ON, N0K 1N0
Telephone:   519-348-9865
Order Desk:   800-265-1763
Technical Information:   519-348-4402
Fax:   519-348-4100
Website:   www.bioagrimix.com
Email:   info@bioagrimix.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Terramycin-50 Premix 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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