Tetra 55 (Canada)This page contains information on Tetra 55 for veterinary use.
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Tetra 55This treatment applies to the following species:
TETRACYCLINE HCL POWDER
FOR VETERINARY USE ONLY
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
For oral administration
Each 454 g of powder contains:
25 g (55 mg/g)
CALVES - For bacterial scours and bacterial pneumonia.
SWINE - For bacterial enteritis and bacterial pneumonia.
POULTRY - For the treatment and prevention of synovitis and bacterial enteritis.
SWINE - Bacterial enteritis and respiratory disease (bacterial): 11.2 g powder per 5 L of water or milk for 4 to 5 days.
NEWBORN PIGS - 8 g powder to 28 ml of water. Administer 5 ml of the mixture once every 24 hours for three days.
CALVES - Calf scours and diarrhea; for calves under 45 kg, give 5.6 g (1 teaspoon) powder once daily; for calves over 45 kg, 11.2 g (2 teaspoons) powder once daily for 3 to 5 days.
POULTRY - Blue comb, hexamitiasis, C.R.D.: 2 teaspoons per 4.5 L of water for 3 to 5 days.
In all cases, provide only medicated drinking water during the treatment period and prepare a fresh solution daily.
1 teaspoon (4 g of powder) contains approximately 220 mg of Tetracycline Hydrochloride.
Treated animals must not be slaughtered for use in food for at least 5 days after the latest treatment. Do not use in laying birds.
PRESENTATION: 454 g jar, 18.0 kg pail
NAC No.: 12260590
510 ROWNTREE DAIRY ROAD, BUILDING "J", WOODBRIDGE, ON, L4L 8H2
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