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NeoOxytet SP (Canada)

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NeoOxytet SP

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: AVL

Oxytetracycline HCl USP and Neomycin sulphate USP Soluble Powder

Water Soluble Antibiotics for Chickens, Turkeys, Swine and Calves.

Veterinary Use Only

DIN 02438313

Warnings

Keep out of reach of children.

Treated animals must not be slaughtered for use in food for at least: CHICKENS - 7 days, SWINE and TURKEYS - 14 days, CALVES - 30 days after the latest treatment with this drug. This product must not be used in laying birds, replacement chickens over 16 weeks of age or lactating dairy cattle.

Active Ingredients

Oxytetracycline HCl 200 mg/g, USP and Neomycin sulfate 200 mg/g, USP.

Description: NeoOxytet SP contains two antibiotics: neomycin and oxytetracycline. The first one is known for its action against E. coli and other bacteria in the digestive system and the second one is a broad-spectrum antibiotic readily absorbed from the digestive tract for activity throughout the body.

Indications: Chickens and Turkeys: As an aid in the treatment of infectious diseases caused by microorganisms sensitive to oxytetracycline and neomycin such as synovitis and enteritis.

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

Turkeys: As an aid in the management of complex disease syndromes such as Bluecomb (secondary infections to coronavirus).

Swine and Calves: For use as an aid in the treatment of bacterial enteritis (scours) and respiratory diseases caused by microorganisms sensitive to oxytetracycline and neomycin.

Dosage and Administration

Chickens and turkeys: Dissolve 400 or 800 g (1 or 2 pouches) per 900 L of drinking water for 3 to 5 days.

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 400 or 800 g (1 or 2 pouches) in 6.75 L of water. This will medicate 900 L of drinking water.

Swine (scours): Dissolve 2 g of powder in 170 mL of water per 45 kg of body weight as a drench or dissolve 400 g (1 pouch) per 900 L of drinking water for 4 or 5 days.

Newborn piglets (scours): Dissolve 4 g of powder in 60 mL of water and give 5 mL of this solution to each piglet twice a day for 4 or 5 days.

Swine and newborn piglets (respiratory diseases): Dissolve 4 g of powder in 170 mL of water for each 45 kg of body weight and give as a drench or dissolve 800 g (2 pouches) per 900 L of drinking water and give for 4 or 5 days.

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 400 or 800 g (1 or 2 pouches) in 6.75 L of water. This will medicate 900 L of drinking water.

Calves (scours):

Individual treatment: Dissolve 2 g of powder in 60 mL of water or milk substitute per 45 kg of body weight and give as a drench for 4 or 5 days.

Herd treatment: Dissolve 2 g of powder per 4.5 L of water or 400 g (1 pouch) per 900 L of drinking water for 4 or 5 days.

Calves (respiratory diseases): Double the above dosage.

NOTE: Fresh solutions should be prepared daily. The dosage is based on an average water intake. Care must be taken to ensure adequate water intake. 1 teaspoonful equals 4 g.

NeoOxytet SP Caution

Only medicated drinking water should be provided during the treatment period and fresh solutions should be prepared daily.

Storage

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

Presentation: 400g, 5kg, 10kg

Product Code: NXT400 (400g), NXT5 (5kg), NXT10 (10kg)

Alberta Veterinary Laboratories Inc., 411 - 19th Street SE, Calgary, AB T2E 6J7

NAC No.: 1602018.0

ALBERTA VETERINARY LABORATORIES LTD.
411-19TH STREET S.E., CALGARY, AB, T2E 6J7
Telephone:   403-456-2245
Toll-Free:   877-456-2755
Fax:   403-207-6074
Website:   www.avetlabs.com
Email:   avl_contact@avetlabs.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the NeoOxytet SP 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 © 2016 North American Compendiums. Updated: 2016-08-21

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