Tribrissen 40% Powder (Canada)

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Tribrissen 40% Powder

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Merck Animal Health

Trimethoprim and Sulfadiazine Powder

Antibacterial

For Veterinary Use Only

DIN: 02146037

Active Ingredients

Each kg contains:

Trimethoprim

66.7 g

Sulfadiazine

333.3 g

For use in the manufacture of medicated feeds only.

INDICATION:

For treatment of disease in salmon caused by Vibrio anguillarum.

DOSAGE:

30 mg combined active ingredients (75 mg powder) per kg bodyweight of fish daily.

Treatment should be continued for a period of 7-10 days.

The following inclusion rates will provide the recommended dose:

Daily Feed Rate % Bodyweight

TRIBRISSEN 40% POWDER Inclusion Rate kg/tonne of feed

1.0

7.50

2.0

3.75

ADMINISTRATION:

TRIBRISSEN 40% POWDER is intended solely for administration in feed. It may be incorporated into the feed at time of manufacture or mixed with manufactured feed prior to feeding.

To add TRIBRISSEN 40% POWDER to already manufactured feed pellets, edible oil should first be added to the day’s ration at the rate of 1 litre per 25 kg of pellets in a mixer. The calculated dose of TRIBRISSEN 40% POWDER (7.5 g per 100 kg of fish if using a feed rate of 1% bodyweight) is then sprinkled into the mixer while mixing so as to adhere to the surface of the pellets.

Warning

Treated fish must not be harvested for use in food or released as stocker fish for at least 80 days after the latest treatment with this drug.

Storage

Store in original container in a dry place. Protect from light. Reclose partially used container.

® Registered trademark of Schering-Plough Animal Health Corporation, used under license by Intervet Canada Corp.

Intervet Canada Corp., Kirkland QC, H9H 4M7

1 888 306-0069

Net Weight:

Product code

 

20 kg

0066905

REV:19JUNE2009

NAC No.: 12080865

MERCK ANIMAL HEALTH
Intervet Canada Corp.

16750 ROUTE TRANSCANADIENNE, KIRKLAND, QC, H9H 4M7
Order Desk:   514-428-7013
Toll-Free:   866-683-7838
Fax:   Toll-free 888-498-4444; local 514-428-7014
Website:   www.merck-animal-health.ca
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