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AmproMed For Calves 20% Soluble Powder

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AmproMed For Calves 20% Soluble Powder

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Bimeda

(amprolium)

20% Soluble Powder

Coccidiostat

FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY

KEEP THIS AND ALL DRUGS OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

Restricted Drug (California) - Use Only as Directed

ANADA 200-464, Approved by FDA

AmproMed For Calves 20% Soluble Powder Indications

An aid in the treatment and prevention of bovine coccidiosis caused by Eimeria bovis and E. zuernii in calves.

Active Ingredient

amprolium

20%

Use Directions: There are 220 mg of amprolium in every 1 gram of AmproMed FOR CALVES.

5-Day Treatment Protocol

21-Day Prevention Protocol

Daily Dosage: 10 mg amprolium/kg (10 mg per 2.2 lb body weight)

Daily Dosage: 5 mg amprolium/kg (5 mg per 2.2 lb body weight)

1 oz = 3 1/2 measuring tablespoonfuls

1 oz = 28.35 grams

In Drinking Water Mix AmproMed FOR CALVES daily with fresh drinking water. Stock solution for water proportioners may be stored in a clean, closed, labeled container for up to 3 days.

5-DAY TREATMENT: Add AmproMed FOR CALVES to drinking water at the rate of 4 oz/50 gallon. One 10 oz pack to 125 gallons of water. For use in automatic water proportioners that meter 1 fl oz of stock solution per gallon of drinking water, add 1 pouch (10 oz) in 1 gallon of water to make stock solution. At the usual rate of water consumption, this will provide an intake of approximately 10 mg amprolium/kg (2.2 lb) body weight. Offer this solution as the only source of water for 5 days. Treatment should be on a herd basis only; when one or more calves show signs of coccidiosis, it is likely that the rest of the group has been exposed, and all calves in the group should be treated.

21-DAY PREVENTION: During periods of exposure or when experience indicates that coccidiosis is likely to be a hazard, add AmproMed FOR CALVES to drinking water at the rate of 4 oz/100 gallon. One 10 oz pack to 250 gallons of water. For use in automatic water proportioners that meter 1 fl oz of stock solution per gallon of drinking water, add 1/2 pouch (5 oz) in 1 gallon of water to make stock solution. At usual rates of water consumption, this will provide an intake of approximately 5 mg amprolium/kg (2.2 lb) body weight. Offer this solution as the only source of water for 21 days.

As a Drench: AmproMed FOR CALVES drench solutions may be stored in a clean, labeled container for up to 3 days.

5-DAY TREATMENT: Add 3 oz AmproMed FOR CALVES to 1 qt (32 fl oz) of water and, with a dose syringe, give 1 fl oz of this solution for each 100 lb (45 kg) body weight. This will provide a dose of approximately 10 mg amprolium/kg (2.2 lb) body weight. Give daily for 5 days. Treatment should be on a herd basis only; when one or more calves show signs of coccidiosis, it is likely that the rest of the group has been exposed, and all calves in the group should be treated.

21-DAY PREVENTION: During periods of exposure or when experience indicates that coccidiosis is likely to be a hazard, add 1 1/2 oz of AmproMed FOR CALVES to 1 qt (32 fl oz) of water and, with a dose syringe, give 1 fl oz of this solution for each 100 lb (45 kg) body weight. This will provide a dose of approximately 5 mg amprolium/kg (2.2 lb) body weight. Give daily for 21 days.

AmproMed For Calves 20% Soluble Powder Caution

For a satisfactory diagnosis a microscopic examination of the feces should be done before treatment. When treating outbreaks, drug should be administered promptly after diagnosis is determined.

RESIDUE WARNING: Withdraw 24 hours before slaughter. A withdrawal period has not been established for this product in pre-ruminating calves. Do not use in calves to be processed for veal.

The Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) contains more detailed occupational safety information. To report adverse reactions in users, to obtain more information, or to obtain a MSDS, contact Bimeda, Inc. at 1-888-524-6332.

Storage

Store at 20°C-25°C (68°F-77°F), excursions permitted between 15°C-30°C (59°F-86°F).

How Supplied

10 oz Pouches.

AmproMed is a Trademark of Bimeda, Inc.

Manufactured by: Bimeda, Inc., Le Sueur, MN 56058

www.bimeda.com

Net Weight:

Product No.

 

10 oz (238.5 g)

1AMP006

8AMP001 Rev: 02/12

CPN: 1399096.2

BIMEDA, INC.
Div. Cross Vetpharm Group, Ltd.

ONE TOWER LANE-SUITE 2250, OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL, 60181
Telephone:   630-928-0361
Fax:   630-928-0362
Website:   www.bimedaus.com
Email:   sales@bimedaus.com
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