Skip to Content

The originating document has been archived. We cannot confirm the completeness, accuracy and currency of the content.

Bird Bene-Bac Gel

This page contains information on Bird Bene-Bac Gel for veterinary use.
The information provided typically includes the following:
  • Bird Bene-Bac Gel Indications
  • Warnings and cautions for Bird Bene-Bac Gel
  • Direction and dosage information for Bird Bene-Bac Gel

Bird Bene-bac Gel

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: PetAg

A Source Of Live Naturally Occurring Microorganisms For Birds And Reptiles.

Guaranteed Total Live (viable) Lactic Acid Producing Bacteria

20 million colony forming units per gram. (Lactobacillus casei (avian strain), Lactobacillus fermentum, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Lactobacillus plantarum, Enterococcus faecium, Bifidobacterium bifidum, Pediococcus acidilactici.)

Bird Bene-Bac Gel Indications

Recommended as part of the management program for birds and reptiles subjected to changing environmental or nutritional conditions or after antibiotic therapy.

Hand Feeding Birds

Administer 1/2 gram on days 1, 3, 5 and 7 and then once per week until weaned. Mix with formula after heating or dose directly into feeding syringe or mouth.

Growth And Maintenance

Administer 1/2 gram once per week for the first 3 months, the every other week. Use 1/2 gram for small species and 1 gram for large species.

Changing Conditions

Administer 1 day before and 1 day after periods of environmental or nutritional changes. Use levels recommended above.

Growing & Maintenance Reptiles

Administer 1/2 gram to 1 gram 12 to 24 hours before feeding and 2 to 12 hours after feeding. Place gel on food or in mouth.


Dried Lactobacillus casei (avian strain) fermentation product, Dried L. fermentum fermentation product, Dried L. acidophilus fermentation product, Dried L. plantarum fermentation product, Dried Enterococcus faecium fermentation product, Dried Bifidobacterium bifidum fermentation product, Dried Pediococcus acidilactici fermentation product, Sunflower Oil, Sucrose, Silicon Dioxide, Dextrose, Artificial Color.

Store At Room Temperature.

This product is intended for intermittent or supplemental feeding only.

Made in USA

©2003 PetAg, Inc.

P. O. Box 396, Hampshire, IL 60140


visit our website

Net Wt.



4 x 1 g (12/case)



.53 oz. (15 g) syringes carded (6/case)



.53 oz. (15 g) syringes (12/case)



Nac No.

Telephone:   847-683-2288
Fax:   847-683-2003
Customer Service:   800-323-6878
Technical Service:   800-323-0877
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Bird Bene-Bac Gel information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the US product label or package insert.

Copyright © 2018 North American Compendiums. Updated: 2018-04-26