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Gallimycin (Canada)

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Gallimycin

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Vétoquinol

Erythromycin Soluble Powder

Water Soluble Formula for Poultry

DIN 00531960

Veterinary use only

Each Gram Contains

Active Ingredient

115.6 mg of Erythromycin (as erythromycin phosphate)

Warning

Treated poultry (chickens and turkeys) must not be slaughtered for use in food for at least 24 hours after the latest treatment with this drug. Do not use in birds producing eggs for food purposes.

Description

A water soluble formula prepared with erythromycin phosphate.

Gallimycin Indications

Antimicrobial

Chickens and turkeys: As an aid in the treatment and control of infectious coryza. As an aid in the management of complex disease syndromes such as synovitis (caused by PPLO or coccal organisms). As an aid in the management of respiratory syndrome outbreaks resulting from the stress of vaccination, debeaking and movement of birds.

Chickens: As an aid in the treatment and control of chronic respiratory disease (due to M. gallisepticum susceptible to erythromycin).

Turkeys: As an aid in the treatment and control of infectious sinusitis (due to M. gallisepticum susceptible to erythromycin). As an aid in the management of complex disease syndromes such as bluecomb.

DOSAGE:

Chickens and turkeys:

Respiratory diseases and complex disease syndromes (115.6 mg active/L drinking water):

4 g of powder per 4 L or 200 g (2 pouches) per 200 L of drinking water and mix thoroughly.

FOR AUTOMATIC PROPORTIONER:

Set the apparatus to distribute 30 mL per 4 L of drinking water (1 oz/gallon U.S.). Prepare the stock solution by dissolving 500 g (5 pouches) in 3.8 L of water. This will medicate 500 L of drinking water.

Stress (57.8 mg active/L drinking water):

2 g of powder per 4 L or 100 g (1 pouch) per 200 L of drinking water and mix thoroughly.

FOR AUTOMATIC PROPORTIONER:

Set the apparatus to distribute 30 mL per 4 L of drinking water (1 oz/gallon U.S.). Prepare the stock solution by dissolving 250 g (2-1/2 pouches) per 3.8 mL of water. This will medicate 500 L of drinking water.

NOTE:

Prepare fresh solutions daily. Use as the only source of drinking water for 5 days. If birds have not fully responded, continue the medication for 2 or 3 more days.

1 teaspoonful equals 4 g.

STORAGE CONDITIONS:

Store between 15 and 25°C. Protect from moisture.

®Registered Trade Mark of Vétoquinol N.-A. Inc.

Vétoquinol N.-A. Inc., 2000, chemin Georges, Lavaltrie, Qc, Canada J5T 3S5

Made in Canada

Net

Code

 

100 g

09313

654503M

NAC No.: 12342061

VETOQUINOL N.-A. INC.
Commercial Division

2000, CHEMIN GEORGES, LAVALTRIE, QC, J5T 3S5
Telephone:   450-586-2252
Order Desk:   800-363-1700
Fax:   450-586-4649
Website:   www.vetoquinol.ca
Email:   info@vetoquinol.ca
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Gallimycin 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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