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BMD Soluble (Canada)

This page contains information on BMD Soluble for veterinary use.
The information provided typically includes the following:
  • BMD Soluble Indications
  • Warnings and cautions for BMD Soluble
  • Direction and dosage information for BMD Soluble

BMD Soluble

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Zoetis

Bacitracin Methylene Disalicylate Soluble Powder

Concentrated Antibiotic Soluble Powder for Drinking Water

Active Ingredient

Bacitracin (as bacitracin methylene disalicylate)

440 mg per gram (equivalent to 18,520 units (Master Standard) per gram)

BMD Soluble Indications

Broiler Chickens:

As an aid in the prevention of necrotic enteritis in broiler chickens caused by Clostridium perfringens susceptible to bacitracin.


No withdrawal period is required for broiler chickens when treated according to the label.

Keep out of reach of children.

Veterinary Use Only

Dosage and Administration

Prepare a fresh solution daily. Medicated solution left over from the previous day should be disposed in accordance with provincial and/or local regulations for disposal of medicated solutions.

Add the appropriate amount of BMD Soluble to one litre of clean drinking water indicated in the table below and mix well. For automatic proportioners, add one pouch (100 g) to the appropriate volume of clean drinking water indicated below and mix well. Set to meter at the rate of 1 mL per 100 mL water (1:100).

Broiler chickens

Indicated Use

Dosage (mg bacitracin per litre of drinking water)

Amount (grams) of BMD Soluble to add to one litre of drinking water

Stock Solution (L) for Automatic Proportioner

Volume of Drinking Water

Prevention of necrotic enteritis

158 mg/L

27.5 mg/L



2.78 L (158 mg/L)

16 L (27.5 mg/L)

278 L

1600 L

Directions For Use

Prior to anticipation of mortality due to necrotic enteritis, from past history on the farm or at the first suspicion of this disease, administer BMD Soluble, continuously and as the sole source of drinking water, at 158 mg/L for 5 days, then reduce medication to 27.5 mg/L or switch to BMD 110G Medicated Premix in the complete feed at 55 ppm up to market term. Consult a veterinarian to confirm diagnosis.


Store in a dry place. Protect from freezing. Close partially used pouches tightly following use to protect from fight and moisture.

Trademarks registered by Alpharma Inc.

Alpharma Canada Corporation, 2000 Argentia Road, Plaza IV, Suite 302, Mississauga, Ontario L5N 1WI

DIN 02328135

Net weight:

Product code:


100 grams


002366 0907

NAC No.: 1198486.0

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Technical Services Canada:   800-461-0917
Technical Services USA:   800-366-5288
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the BMD Soluble 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.

Copyright © 2018 North American Compendiums. Updated: 2018-05-30