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Pennox 343 Soluble Powder

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

(oxytetracycline HCL)

A broad-spectrum antibiotic

For control and treatment of specific diseases in poultry, cattle, swine, sheep and bees.

For the marking of skeletal tissues in finfish fry and fingerlings.

This packet contains 512 grams of oxytetracycline HCL and will make:

2,560 gallons (9,690 L) containing 200 mg oxytetracycline HCL per gallon

1,280 gallons (4,845 L) containing 400 mg oxytetracycline HCL per gallon

640 gallons (2,420 L) containing 800 mg oxytetracycline HCL per gallon

For oral use only in poultry, cattle, sheep, swine and bees. Fish should be treated by immersion.

Restricted Drug (California)-Use Only As Directed

Not For Human Use

ANADA 200-026 APPROVED BY FDA

Pennox 343 Soluble Powder Indications And Directions For Use

For the control of the following poultry diseases caused by organisms susceptible to oxytetracycline:

Add the following amount to ten gallons of stock solution when proportioner is set to meter at the rate of one ounce per gallon.

Adverse Reactions

Oxytetracycline HCL will acidify the water. The pH should be maintained at an acceptable level for fish by the addition of a buffer. Monitor water quality and temperature.

 

DOSAGE

PACKS / 10 GALLONS STOCK SOLUTION

CHICKENS

Infectious synovitis caused by Multocida synoviae

200-400 mg/gal

1/2-1

Chronic respiratory disease (CRD) and air-sac infection caused by Mycoplasma gallisepticum and Escherichia coli

400-800 mg/gal

1-2

Fowl cholera caused by Pasteurella multocida

400-800 mg/gal

1-2

TURKEYS

Hexamitiasis caused by Hexamita meleagridis

200-400 mg/gal

1/2-1

Infectious synovitis caused by Mycoplasma synoviae

400 mg/gal

1

Growing Turkeys - Complicating bacterial organisms associated with bluecomb (transmissible enteritis, coronaviral enteritis)

25 mg/lb body weight daily

varies with age & water consumption (1 pack will treat 20,480 lbs of turkeys)

Medicate continuously at the first clinical signs of disease and continue for 7 - 14 consecutive days. If improvement is not noted within 24 - 48 hours, consult a veterinarian or a diagnostic laboratory to determine diagnosis and advice on dosage. See Residue Warnings.

FINFISH

For the marking of skeletal tissues in finfish fry and fingerlings.

Immerse in 200-700 mg oxytetracycline HCL (buffered)/L of water for 2-6 hours. Solution should be tested on a small number of fish before full-scale use. See Residue Warnings.

DISPOSAL OF TREATED WATERS: Do not discharge marking immersion water containing oxytetracycline into surface waters.

For the control and treatment of the following diseases caused by organisms susceptible to oxytetracycline.

SWINE

DOSAGE

Bacterial enteritis caused by Escherichia coli and Salmonella choleraesuis

Bacterial pneumonia caused by Pasteurella multocida

For Breeding Swine: Leptospirosis (reducing the incidence of abortions and shedding of leptospira) caused by Leptospira pomona

Administer in the drinking water at a level of 10 mg oxytetracycline HCL per lb of body weight daily. Administer up to 5 days. See Residue Warnings.

CALVES, BEEF CATTLE AND NON-LACTATING DAIRY CATTLE

Bacterial enteritis caused by Escherichia coli

Bacterial pneumonia (shipping fever complex) caused by Pasteurella multocida

Do not mix this product with milk or milk replacers. Administer one hour before or two hours after feeding milk or milk replacers.

Administer in the drinking water at a level of 10 mg oxytetracycline HCL per lb of body weight daily. Administer up to 5 days. See Residue Warnings.

SHEEP

Bacterial enteritis caused by Escherichia coli

Bacterial pneumonia (shipping fever complex) caused by Pasteurella multocida

Administer in the drinking water at a level of 10 mg oxytetracycline HCL per lb of body weight daily. Administer up to 5 days. See Residue Warnings.

This packet will treat 51,200 lbs of swine, cattle or sheep at 10 mg/lb.

HONEY BEES

For control of American Foulbrood caused by Paenibacillus larvae.

For use in European Foulbrood caused by Streptococcus pluton.

CONTRAINDICATION: Dusting of uncapped brood cells has been reported to cause death of larval honey bees. Do not dust uncapped brood cells.

200 mg/colony

Administer in 3 applications of 1:1 sugar syrup (equal parts of sugar and water weight to weight) or 3 dustings at 4- to 5-day intervals. Apply dust on the outer parts or ends of the frames. See Residue Warnings.


RESIDUE WARNINGS: Do not administer to cattle or sheep within 5 days of slaughter. Zero-day slaughter withdrawal in chickens, turkeys and swine. Do not administer to chickens or turkeys producing eggs for human consumption. A milk discard period has not been established for this product in lactating dairy cattle. Do not use in female dairy cattle 20 months of age or older. An additional withdrawal time beyond the grow-out period is not needed for finfish. For honey bees, the drug should be fed early in the spring or fall and consumed by the bees before main honey flow begins to avoid contamination of production honey. Remove at least 6 weeks prior to main honey flow.

Precautions

Prepare fresh solutions every 24 hours. Use as sole source of oxytetracycline. Not to be used for more than 14 consecutive days in chickens and turkeys or 5 consecutive days in cattle, swine or sheep. FOR USE IN DRINKING WATER ONLY. NOT FOR USE IN LIQUID FEED SUPPLEMENTS.

Special Note: The concentration of drug required in medicated water must be adequate to compensate for variation in the age of the animal, feed consumption rate and the environmental temperature and humidity, each of which affects water consumption.

RECOMMENDED STORAGE: STORE BELOW 104°F (40°C) - FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN - Not For Human Use - Use Only As Directed

Distributed by Pharmgate Animal Health, 14040 Industrial Road, Omaha, NE 68144

Net Contents:

 

 

23.9 oz (677.6 g)

#F343-2

10/10

NAC No.: 1635014.0

PHARMGATE ANIMAL HEALTH
14040 INDUSTRIAL ROAD, OMAHA, NE, 68144
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