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Bacitracin MD (Canada)

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Bacitracin MD

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

(Bacitracin Methylenedisalicylate Premix)

DIN 02408317

For Veterinary Use Only

ACTIVE INGREDIENT:

Bacitracin Methylenedisalicylate equivalent to Bacitracin

110 g/kg

For manufacturing complete feeds for broiler chickens, turkeys, growing and finishing swine, pregnant and lactating sows or gilts.

DO NOT FEED UNDILUTED.

INDICATIONS & DIRECTIONS FOR USE

BACITRACIN MD is an antibiotic in premix form that may be used for the following indications and dosages:

1) Broiler chickens for reduction of early mortality due to diminished feed consumption and chilling.

Mix 1.0 kg of Bacitracin MD per 999.0 kg of complete feed to provide a bacitracin concentration of 110 mg/kg. Feed to 1 week of age.

2) Broiler chickens, turkeys, and growing and finishing swine as an aid in improving the rate of gain and feed efficiency.

Mix 0.04 kg (40 g) of Bacitracin MD per 999.96 kg of complete feed to provide a bacitracin concentration of 4.4 mg/kg. Feed continuously to market weight.

Note: The extent of improvement in animal production performance with use of this drug may not be achieved in modern husbandry systems and may be less than that demonstrated in earlier studies. Periodic evaluation for efficacy is recommended. Use of this product should be contingent upon demonstration of efficacy following evaluation. Consult your veterinarian and/or nutritionist. Do not use this product if they determine that improvement in animal health and performance from use of this product has not occurred following evaluation.

3) Broiler chickens for prevention of necrotic enteritis caused by Clostridium perfringens susceptible to bacitracin.

Mix 0.5 kg of Bacitracin MD with 999.5 kg of complete feed to provide a bacitracin concentration of 55 mg/kg. Feed continuously to market weight.

4) Pregnant and lactating sows or gilts: For prevention of clostridial enteritis in suckling piglets caused by Clostridium spp. susceptible to bacitracin. Clostridial enteritis in piglets has a low incidence in Canada.

Mix 2.5 kg of Bacitracin MD with 997.5 kg of complete feed to provide a bacitracin concentration of 275 mg/kg. Feed continuously for 2 1/2 weeks before farrowing through 3 weeks after farrowing.

WARNING

Keep out of reach of children.

CAUTION

Do not use in feeds containing pellet binding agents with the exception of Ameri-Bond 2x (calcium lignosulfonate) and Pel-Stik.

STORAGE

Store at or below 30°C in a dry place. Protect contents from humidity after opening.

Net 25 kg

Bio Agri Mix LP, PO Box 399, Mitchell, ON, N0K 1N0

Rev. 07 Jun/13

NAC No.: 11610380

BIO AGRI MIX LP
P.O. BOX 399, 11 ELLENS STREET, MITCHELL, ON, N0K 1N0
Telephone:   519-348-9865
Order Desk:   800-265-1763
Technical Information:   519-348-4402
Fax:   519-348-4100
Website:   www.bioagrimix.com
Email:   info@bioagrimix.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Bacitracin MD information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the Canadian product label or package insert.

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