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PoultrySulfaThis treatment applies to the following species:
(sulfamerazine, sulfamethazine and sulfaquinoxaline)
For Oral Veterinary Use Only
For Use in Drinking Water Only
As an aid in the control of coccidiosis and acute fowl cholera in chickens and acute fowl cholera and coccidiosis in turkeys, when caused by pathogens susceptible to sulfamerazine, sulfamethazine and sulfaquinoxaline.
For Use in Chickens and Turkeys
THIS PACKET CONTAINS:
78 grams Sodium Sulfamethazine Activity
78 grams Sodium Sulfamerazine Activity
39 grams Sodium Sulfaquinoxaline Activity
CAUTION: Not for use in humans. Keep out of reach of children. Federal law prohibits the extralabel use of this product in lactating dairy cattle.
Acute Fowl Cholera - TURKEYS AND CHICKENS: As an aid in the control of acute fowl cholera caused by Pasteurella multocida susceptible to sulfamerazine, sulfamethazine and sulfaquinoxaline. Provide medicated water (.04% solution) for 2-3 days. If disease recurs, repeat treatment.
Coccidiosis - TURKEYS: As an aid in the control of coccidiosis caused by Eimeria meleagrimitis and E. adenoeides susceptible to sulfamerazine, sulfamethazine and sulfaquinoxaline. Provide medicated water (.025% solution) for 2 days, then plain water for 3 days, then medicated water (.025% solution) for 2 days, then plain water for 3 days, then medicated water (.025% solution) for 2 days. Repeat if necessary. DO NOT CHANGE LITTER.
Coccidiosis - CHICKENS: As an aid in the control of coccidiosis caused by Eimeria tenella and E. necatrix susceptible to sulfamerazine, sulfamethazine and sulfaquinoxaline. Provide medicated water (.04% solution) for 2-3 days, then plain water for 3 days, then medicated water (.025% solution) for 2 days. If bloody droppings appear, repeat at .025% level for 2 more days. DO NOT CHANGE LITTER.
Directions For Use
PROPORTIONER SOLUTION (1 oz/gal)
Add one pack to 1 gallon (3.8 liters)
Add one pack to 128 gallons
Add one pack to 1.6 gallons (6.1 liters)
Add one pack to 206 gallons
MAKE FRESH SOLUTION DAILY. If improvement is not noted in 72 hours, consult a poultry veterinarian or poultry diagnostic laboratory for diagnosis. During treatment use only medicated water unless otherwise directed. For control of disease outbreaks medication should be initiated as soon as diagnosis is determined. Treated animals must actually consume enough medicated water to provide a therapeutic dose. Do not mix or administer in galvanized containers. Dispose of any waste or unused portions properly.
PRECAUTION: May cause toxic reactions unless drug is evenly mixed in water at dosages indicated and used according to label directions.
Warning (human Food)
Do not treat chickens or turkeys within 14 days of slaughter for food. Do not medicate chickens or turkeys producing eggs for human consumption.
Store between 20°C - 25°C (68°F - 77°F) with excursions permitted between 15°C - 40°C (59°F - 104°F).
Restricted Drug (California) - Use only as directed.
NADA 100-094, Approved by FDA
Distributed by: Zoetis Inc., Kalamazoo, MI 49007
40 x 195 g packets per pail
NAC No.: 3690460.1
333 PORTAGE STREET, KALAMAZOO, MI, 49007
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