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Pennchlor 50

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Pennchlor 50

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Pharmgate Animal Health

Chlortetracycline

Type A Medicated Article

CAUTION: Federal law restricts medicated feed containing this veterinary feed directive (VFD) drug to use by or on the order of a veterinarian.

Restricted Drug (California) - Use Only as Directed.

Not For Human Use.

Active Drug Ingredients:

Chlortetracycline as Chlortetracycline Calcium Complex equivalent to 50 grams Chlortetracycline Hydrochloride/lb.

Ingredients:

Chlortetracycline, Calcium Carbonate, Roughage Products and Mineral Oil.

For Use in the Manufacture of Medicated Feeds

CAUTION: For use in Dry Feeds ONLY. NOT FOR USE IN LIQUID FEED SUPPLEMENTS

Directions For Use

Indications For Use

Use Levels of Chlortetracycline

lbs. of Pennchlor 50® per ton

Chickens

For Chickens: Control of infectious synovitis caused by Mycoplasma synoviae susceptible to chlortetracycline. (Feed continuously for 7-14 days)

WARNING: DO NOT FEED TO CHICKENS PRODUCING EGGS FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION. ZERO-DAY WITHDRAWAL PERIOD.

100-200g/ton

2.0-4.0

For Chickens: Control of chronic respiratory disease (CRD) and air sac infection caused by Mycoplasma gallisepticum and Escherichia coli susceptible to chlortetracycline. (Feed continuously for 7-14 days)

WARNING: DO NOT FEED TO CHICKENS PRODUCING EGGS FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION. ZERO-DAY WITHDRAWAL PERIOD.

200-400g/ton

4.0-8.0

For Chickens: Reduction of mortality due to Escherichia coli infections susceptible to chlortetracycline. (Feed for 5 days)

WARNING: DO NOT FEED TO CHICKENS PRODUCING EGGS FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION. WITHDRAW 24 HOURS PRIOR TO SLAUGHTER.

500g/ton

10.0


Indications For Use

Use Levels of Chlortetracycline

lbs. of Pennchlor 50® per ton

Turkeys

For Turkeys: Control of infectious synovitis caused by Mycoplasma synoviae susceptible to chlortetracycline. (Feed continuously for 7-14 days)

WARNING: DO NOT FEED TO TURKEYS PRODUCING EGGS FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION. ZERO-DAY WITHDRAWAL PERIOD.

200g/ton

4.0

For Turkeys: Control of hexamitiasis caused by Hexamita meleagridis susceptible to chlortetracycline. (Feed continuously 7-14 days)

WARNING: DO NOT FEED TO TURKEYS PRODUCING EGGS FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION. ZERO-DAY WITHDRAWAL PERIOD.

400g/ton

8.0

For Turkeys: Turkey poults not over 4 weeks of age: Reduction of mortality due to paratyphoid caused by Salmonella typhimurium susceptible to chlortetracycline.

400g/ton

8.0

For Turkeys: Control of complicating bacterial organisms associated with bluecomb (transmissible enteritis, coronaviral enteritis) susceptible to chlortetracycline. (Feed continuously for 7-14 days)

WARNING: DO NOT FEED TO TURKEYS PRODUCING EGGS FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION. ZERO-DAY WITHDRAWAL PERIOD.

25 mg/lb body weight/day


Indications For Use

Use Levels of Chlortetracycline

lbs. of Pennchlor 50® per ton

Sheep

For Breeding Sheep: Reducing the incidence of (vibrionic) abortion caused by Campylobacter fetus infection susceptible to chlortetracycline.

WARNING: ZERO-DAY WITHDRAWAL PERIOD.

80 mg/head/day


Indications For Use

Use Levels of Chlortetracycline

lbs. of Pennchlor 50® per ton

Swine

For Swine: Reducing the incidence of cervical lymphadenitis (jowl abscesses) caused by Group E Streptococci susceptible to chlortetracycline.

50-100g/ton

1.0-2.0

For Breeding Swine: Control of leptospirosis (reducing the instances of abortions and shedding of leptospirae) caused by Leptospira pomona susceptible to chlortetracycline. (Feed continuously for 14 days)

400g/ton

8.0

For Swine: Treatment of bacterial enteritis caused by Escherichia coli and Salmonella choleraesuis and bacterial pneumonia caused by Pasteurella multocida susceptible to chlortetracycline. (Feed for not more than 14 days)

WARNING: ZERO-DAY WITHDRAWAL PERIOD.

Feed approximately 400g/t, varying with body weight and feed consumption to provide 10mg/lb body weight/day


Indications For Use

Use Levels of Chlortetracycline

lbs. of Pennchlor 50® per ton

CALVES, BEEF CATTLE, AND NONLACTATING DAIRY CATTLE

WARNING: A WITHDRAWAL PERIOD HAS NOT BEEN ESTABLISHED FOR THIS PRODUCT IN PRE-RUMINATING CALVES. DO NOT USE IN CALVES TO BE PROCESSED FOR VEAL.

 

For Growing Cattle (over 400 lbs.): For the reduction of liver condemnation due to liver abscesses.

WARNING: ZERO-DAY WITHDRAWAL PERIOD.

70 mg/head/day

For Beef Cattle: For the control of bacterial pneumonia associated with shipping fever complex caused by Pasteurella spp. susceptible to chlortetracycline.

WARNING: ZERO-DAY WITHDRAWAL PERIOD.

350 mg/head/day

For Beef Cattle (under 700 lbs.): Control of active infection of anaplasmosis caused by Anaplasma marginale susceptible to chlortetracycline.

WARNING: ZERO-DAY WITHDRAWAL PERIOD.

350 mg/head/day

For Beef Cattle (over 700 lbs.): Control of active infection of anaplasmosis caused by Anaplasma marginale susceptible to chlortetracycline.

WARNING: ZERO-DAY WITHDRAWAL PERIOD.

0.5 mg/lb body weight/day

For Calves, Beef, and Nonlactating Dairy Cattle: For treatment of bacterial enteritis caused by Escherichia coli and bacterial pneumonia caused by Pasteurella multocida susceptible to chlortetracycline. (Treat for not more than 5 days.)

WARNING: ZERO-DAY WITHDRAWAL PERIOD.

10 mg/lb body weight/day

NADA 138-935 Approved by FDA

Pennchlor 50® is a registered trademark of Pharmgate LLC

Marketed by: Pharmgate Animal Health, LLC, 14040 Industrial Road, Omaha, Nebraska 68144

Net wt.

 

50 LB (22.68 Kg)

BAG C

REV 10-16

CPN: 1635009.2

PHARMGATE ANIMAL HEALTH
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