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Bio-Cox

Generic Name: salinomycin
Dosage Form: FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY

Bio-Cox®
60

Brand of salinomycin sodium
Type A Medicated Article

For use in broiler, roaster, replacement
(breeder and layer) chickens, and quail only

Active drug ingredient

Salinomycin equivalent to 60 grams salinomycin sodium activity per pound

For use in manufacturing medicated feeds only

Broiler, roaster and replacement (breeder and layer) chickens

Use Bio-Cox 60 to provide salinomycin sodium concentrations ranging from 40-60 g/ton (0.0044% to 0.0066%) for the prevention of coccidiosis in broiler, roaster and replacement chickens caused by Eimeria tenella, E. necatrix, E. acervulina, E. maxima, E. brunetti and E. mivati. The dosage should be adjusted to meet the severity of the coccidial challenge, which varies with environmental and management conditions.

Quail

Use Bio-Cox 60 to provide salinomycin sodium concentrations of 50 g/ton (0.0055%) for the prevention of coccidiosis in quail caused by Eimeria dispersa and E. lettyae.

Mixing directions

Thoroughly mix Bio-Cox 60 with non-medicated feed to provide the level of salinomycin sodium per ton as indicated in the table below.

Salinomycin Sodium Activity Amount of Bio-Cox 60 Type A Medicated Article (60 g/lb) Per Ton of Feed
(grams per ton) lb grams
40 0.67 304
45 0.75 341
50 0.83 377
55 0.92 418
60 1.00 454

Feeding directions

Feed continuously as the sole ration

Important

Must be thoroughly mixed in feeds before use. Not approved for use with pellet binders.

Caution

May be fatal if fed to adult turkeys or to horses.

Warning

Do not feed to laying hens producing eggs for human consumption. When mixing and handling Bio-Cox 60 premix, use protective clothing, impervious gloves, eye protection, and an approved dust respirator. Operators should wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling. If accidental eye contact occurs, immediately rinse thoroughly with water.

Store in a cool, dry place

NADA #128-686, Approved by FDA

Marketed by
Alpharma, LLC
Bridgewater, New Jersey 08807

Net wt 50 LB (22.68 kg)

Trademarks registered
by Alpharma LLC

Made in USA
400321 1008

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 22.68 kg Bag Label

Bio-Cox®
60

ALPHARMA

Brand of salinomycin sodium
Type A Medicated Article

Important: See back panel for use directions

Net wt 50 LB (22.68 kg)

ALPHARMA®

Bio-Cox®
60

Bio-Cox 
salinomycin granule
Product Information
Product Type OTC TYPE A MEDICATED ARTICLE ANIMAL DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:46573-532
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
Salinomycin (Salinomycin) Salinomycin 60 g  in 0.45 kg
Product Characteristics
Color WHITE (White to Tan) Score     
Shape Size
Flavor Imprint Code
Contains         
Packaging
# Item Code Package Description
1 NDC:46573-532-00 22.68 kg in 1 BAG
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
NADA NADA128686 01/01/2009
Labeler - Alpharma, LLC. (070954094)
Revised: 10/2010
 
Alpharma, LLC.



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