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Deccox-L

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

Deccox-L

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Zoetis

Decoquinate

Type B Medicated Feed

Active drug ingredient

Decoquinate

0.5% (4,542 g/ton)

Ingredients

Lactose

91.67%

Other (corn meal, soybean oil, lecithin and silicon dioxide)

7.83%

For manufacture of Type B and Type C medicated feeds for cattle, sheep, and goats only.

Deccox-L Indications

For the prevention of coccidiosis in cattle (including ruminating and non-ruminating calves and veal calves) caused by Eimeria bovis and E. zuernii. For the prevention of coccidiosis in young sheep caused by Eimeria ovinoidalis, E. parva, E. bakuensis, and E. crandallis. For the prevention of coccidiosis in young goats caused by Eimeria christenseni and E. ninakohlyakimovae.

Mixing Directions

Mix 5.7 to 40 lbs. DECCOX-L with non-medicated feed ingredients to manufacture one ton of complete Type C medicated feed or milk replacer containing 12.9 to 90.8 grams decoquinate as in the examples below.

Pounds Deccox-L per ton of Type C

Pounds non-medicated feed per ton of Type C

Type C Decoquinate concentration (g/ton)

5.7

1994.3

12.9

20

1980

45.4

40

1960

90.8

The resulting Type C medicated feed or milk replacer should be fed for at least 28 days during

periods of exposure to coccidiosis or when it is likely to be a hazard. The concentration of decoquinate in the final Type C feed or milk replacer will vary with body weight and feed consumption to provide 22.7 mg per 100 pounds of body weight (0.5 mg/kg) per day.

Warning

Do not feed to cows, goats, or sheep producing milk for human consumption

Caution: Do not use in feeds containing bentonite.

Storage

Store in a cool, dry place. Keep bag tightly closed.

Restricted Drug (California) - Use only as directed. Not for human use.

Distributed by: Zoetis Inc., Kalamazoo, MI 49007

Net wt

 

50 LB (22.68 kg)

30292700

NAC No.: 3690451.1

ZOETIS INC.
333 PORTAGE STREET, KALAMAZOO, MI, 49007
Telephone:   269-359-4414
Customer Service:   888-963-8471
Website:   www.zoetis.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Deccox-L 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 © 2016 North American Compendiums. Updated: 2016-08-21

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