Tylosin Soluble Powder (Canada)

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Tylosin Soluble Powder

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Bio Agri Mix

(Tylosin tartrate) Soluble Antibiotic

Soluble Powder for Chickens, Turkeys and Swine

ACTIVE INGREDIENT: Each jar contains: Tylosin 100 g (as tylosin tartrate 116 g).

VETERINARY USE ONLY

Package sizes

116 g

DIN 02324547

Tylosin Soluble Powder Indications

Swine

(1) As an aid in the treatment of swine dysentery (bloody scours).

(2) As an aid in the treatment of porcine proliferative enteropathy (PPE) or ileitis associated with Lawsonia intracellularis.

Chickens

(1) As an aid in the treatment of chronic respiratory disease (CRD) in broilers and replacement flocks; or for the prevention of CRD at the time of vaccination or other stress.

(2) As an aid in the treatment of necrotic enteritis caused by Clostridium perfringens in broiler chickens.

Turkeys

As an aid in the treatment or for the prevention of infectious sinusitis.

Dosage & Administration:

Mixing: To assure thorough dissolving, place the Tylosin Soluble Powder (contents of this package) in a one-gallon or 5 L mixing container and add the water to the Tylosin Soluble Powder. Always add the water to the powder. Do not pour the powder into the water.

Swine

1- As an aid in the treatment of swine dysentery (bloody scours):

Treat by way of the drinking water for 3 to 10 days at 1 g tylosin per 4 litres (250 mg/litre).

To make a solution of 1 gram tylosin per 4 litres (250 mg/litre), mix the contents of this package with 400 litres (approximately 100 U.S. gallons or 80 Imperial gallons) of water.

2- As an aid in the treatment of porcine proliferative enteropathy (PPE) or ileitis associated with Lawsonia intracellularis.

Treat by way of the drinking water for 14 days at 1 gram tylosin per 12 litres (83 mg/litre), or by way of drinking water for 7 days at 1 gram tylosin per 12 litres followed by 110 mg/kg tylosin phosphate premix in the feed for 7 days.

To make a solution of 1 gram tylosin per 12 litres (83 mg/litre), mix the contents of this package with 1200 litres (approximately 320 U.S. gallons or 265 Imperial gallons) of water.

Chickens

1- As an aid in the treatment of chronic respiratory disease (CRD) in broilers and replacement flocks; or for the prevention of CRD at the time of vaccination or other stress.

Treat by way of the drinking water for 3 days at 2 grams tylosin per 4 litres (500 mg/litre); however, treatment may be administered for 1 - 5 days depending on the severity of infection.

For the prevention of Chronic respiratory disease (CRD) at the time of vaccination or other stress, chickens should be treated for the first 3 days of life. Repeat treatment for 1 day at 3 to 4 weeks of age, to coincide with vaccination or other stress.

To make a solution of 2 grams tylosin per 4 litres (500 mg/litre), mix the contents of this package with 200 litres (approximately 50 U.S. gallons or 40 Imperial gallons) of water.

2- As an aid in the treatment of necrotic enteritis caused by Clostridium perfringens in broiler chickens.

Treat by way of the drinking water for 5 days at not less than 100 mg/litre (0.4 gram per 4 litres) and not more than 150 mg/litre (0.6 gram per 4 litres) depending on the severity of the necrotic enteritis outbreak. In order to provide not less than 100 mg/litre and not more than 150 mg/litre, make a solution of not less than 0.4 gram per 4 litres (mix contents of package with 1000 litres or approximately 264 U.S. gallons or 220 Imperial gallons) of water and not more than 0.6 gram per 4 litres (mix contents of package with 660 litres or approximately 175 U.S. gallons or 145 Imperial gallons) of water.

Turkeys

As an aid in the treatment or for the prevention of infectious sinusitis.

Treat by way of the drinking water for 3 days at 2 grams tylosin per 4 litres (500 mg/litre); however, treatment may be administered for 2 - 5 days depending on the severity of infection. For the prevention of infectious sinusitis, turkeys should be treated for the first 5 days of life. Repeat treatment for 2 days at 4 weeks of age. To make a solution of 2 grams tylosin per 4 litres (500 mg/litre), mix the contents of this package with 200 litres (approximately 50 U.S. gallons or 40 Imperial gallons) of water.

Note: In all species, if improvement is not observed within 5 days, the diagnosis should be reconfirmed. Medicated water should be the only source of drinking water during the treatment period. Prepare a fresh tylosin solution every 3 days. Solutions of this drug are stable for up to 3 days if kept refrigerated and protected from light.

Warnings

TREATED PIGS administered 1 g of tylosin per 4 L (250 mg/litre) of drinking water must not be slaughtered for use in food for at least 48 hours after the latest treatment of this drug.

TREATED CHICKENS administered 2 g of tylosin per 4 L (500 mg/litre) of drinking water must not be slaughtered for use in food for at least 24 hours after the latest treatment of this drug.

TREATED TURKEYS must not be slaughtered for use in food for at least 72 hours after the latest treatment of this drug.

Do not use in laying birds.

NOTE: No pre-slaughter withdrawal period is required when the drug is used as an aid in the treatment of porcine proliferative enteropathy (PPE), or ileitis, at 1 g tylosin per 12 L (83 mg/L) of drinking water, in pigs. No pre-slaughter withdrawal period is required when the drug is used as an aid in the treatment of necrotic enteritis, at the dose range of 100 to 150 mg/litre, in broiler chickens.

Direct contact with skin or mucous membranes during mixing may cause irritation. Avoid inhalation.

Keep out of reach of children

Storage

Store between 2° and 35°C. Protect from light and humidity.

Manufactured by Bio Agri Mix LP, 11 Ellens Street, PO Box 399 Mitchell, ON N0K 1N0

www.bioagrimix.com

NAC No.: 11610340

BIO AGRI MIX LP
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