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Super Guard Plus

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Super Guard Plus

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Merrick’s

For the Treatment of Scours and Pneumonia

TYPE B MEDICATED CONCENTRATE

For manufacturing a Type C complete feed to be used in calf milk replacer or starter feed.

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

MEDICATED

ACTIVE DRUG INGREDIENTS

Neomycin Sulfate

8 grams/lb

Oxytetracycline Hydrochloride

8 grams/lb

Providing the maximum allowable amount of 10 mg/lb of body weight per day, when fed as directed.

WITH omni-bos® CB

A Source of Live, Viable, Naturally Occurring Microorganisms

GUARANTEED ANALYSIS

Crude Protein, minimum

6.0%

Crude Fat, minimum

2.0%

Crude Fiber, maximum

0.15%

Calcium, minimum

0.2%

Calcium, maximum

0.5%

Phosphorus, minimum

0.4%

Vitamin A, minimum

280,000 IU/lb

Vitamin D3, minimum

60,000 IU/lb

Vitamin E, minimum

1200 IU/lb

Ingredients

Dried Whey, Kaolin, Vitamin A Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Ascorbic Acid, Biotin, Riboflavin, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Niacin Supplement, Choline Chloride, Menadione Sodium Bisulfite Complex (source of Vitamin K Activity), Folic Acid, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Magnesium Sulfate, Zinc Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Cobalt Sulfate, Iron Sulfate, Selenium Yeast, Calcium Iodate, Mineral Oil, Glucose, Maltodextrin, Sodium Citrate, Sodium Chloride, Glycine, Potassium Chloride, Calcium Lactate, Ascorbic Acid, Inulin, Monosodium Glutamate, Silicon Dioxide, Dried Bacillus subtilis Fermentation Product, Artificial Coloring (FD & C Red No. 40) and Natural and Artificial Flavors.

RESIDUE WARNING: A withdrawal period has not been established for use in preruminating calves. Do not use in calves to be processed for veal. A milk discard time has not been established for use in lactating dairy cattle. Do not use in female dairy cattle 20 months of age or older, including dry dairy cows. Use in these cattle may cause drug residues in milk and/or in calves born to these cows. Withdraw 5 days before slaughter. Use of more than one product containing neomycin or failure to follow withdrawal times may result in illegal drug residues.

Indications for Use

For Calves (up to 250 lb): for treatment of bacterial enteritis caused by Escherichia coli susceptible to oxytetracycline; treatment and control of colibacillosis (bacterial enteritis) caused by Escherichia coli susceptible to neomycin. Feed continuously for 7-14 days in milk replacers or starter feed. If symptoms persist after using 2 or 3 days, consult a veterinarian. Treatment should continue 24-48 hours beyond remission of disease symptoms.

Calves, Beef Cattle and Nonlactating Dairy Cattle: for treatment of bacterial enteritis caused by Escherichia coli and bacterial pneumonia (shipping fever complex) caused by Pasteurella multocida susceptible to oxytetracycline, treatment and control of colibacillosis (bacterial enteritis) caused by Escherichia coli susceptible to neomycin. Feed continuously for 7-14 days in feed or milk replacers. Treatment should continue 24 to 48 hours beyond remission of disease symptoms.

Feeding Directions

For Calves (up to 250 lb): feed Super Guard Plus Type B in addition to the calf’s regular feed and not as a replacement. Feeding directions are based on individual calves and not based on feeding levels or feeding programs.

One (1) oz of Super Guard Plus Type B medicated feed contains 0.5 gram active ingredient or 5 mg/lb of body weight. To supply 10 mg/lb of body weight add 1 oz per feeding to the calf’s regular feed and feed twice per day.

Calf Weight (lbs)

Oxytetracycline (mg/calf/day)

Neomycin (mg/calf/day)

Amount of Type B (per feeding)

75

750

750

0.75 oz

100

1000

1000

1 oz

125

1250

1250

1.25 oz

*Dry powder should be weighed to determine recommended amount. Scoop in each pail holds approximately 1 oz dry weight.

Keep tightly closed.

Store in cool, dry place.

For Animal Use Only.

Keep Out of Reach of Children.

Made in the U.S.A.

Manufactured By MERRICK’S, INC., A Subsidiary of Merrick Animal Nutrition, Inc.

800-MER-RICK (637-7425)

MIDDLETON, WI 53562-0307 USA

© 2010

Net Wt

 

 

3 lb (1.36 kg)

3 lb pail contains 48 feedings.

4048F16

#34412003

25 lb (11.34 kg)

25 lb pail contains 400 feedings.

4049F16

#34412001

CPN: 1939001.0

MERRICK'S, INC.
A Subsidiary of Merrick Animal Nutrition, Inc

2415 Parview Road, P.O. Box 620307, Middleton, WI, 53562-0307
Telephone:   608-831-3440
Toll-Free:   1-800-MER-RICK (637-7425)
Fax:   608-836-8943
Website:   www.merricks.com
Email:   mersales@merricks.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Super Guard Plus information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the US product label or package insert.

Copyright © 2017 North American Compendiums. Updated: 2017-11-28

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