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Terramycin 200

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Terramycin 200

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Phibro

(oxytetracycline)

TYPE A MEDICATED ARTICLE

Active Drug Ingredient:

Oxytetracycline (from oxytetracycline dihydrate base) equivalent to oxytetracycline hydrochloride

200 g/lb

Terramycin 200 Caution

For use in manufacturing medicated animal feeds only.

Terramycin 200 Caution

Certain components of animal feeds, including medicated premixes, possess properties that may be a potential health hazard or a source of personal discomfort to certain individuals who are exposed to them. Human exposure should, therefore, be minimized by observing the general industry standards for occupational health and safety.

Precautions such as the following should be considered: dust masks or respirators and protective clothing should be worn; dust-arresting equipment and adequate ventilation should be utilized; personal hygiene should be observed; wash before eating or leaving a work site; be alert for signs of allergic reactions-seek prompt medical treatment if such reactions are suspected.

FOR USE IN DRY FEEDS ONLY. NOT FOR USE IN LIQUID FEED SUPPLEMENTS.

Mixing And Use Directions

Thoroughly mix the amount of this Type A medicated article according to the directions below with at least an equal amount by weight of feed formula ingredients prior to blending into a complete feed.

Indications for Use

Oxytetracycline Amount

lb of Terramycin 200/ton

CHICKENS

Increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency

10-50 g/ton
Feed continuously

0.05-0.25

Control of infectious synovitis caused by Mycoplasma synoviae; control of fowl cholera caused by Pasteurella multocida susceptible to oxytetracycline

100-200 g/ton
Feed continuously for 7-14 days

0.5-1

Control of chronic respiratory disease (CRD) and air sac infection caused by Mycoplasma gallisepticum and Escherichia coli susceptible to oxytetracycline

400 g/ton
Feed continuously for 7-14 days

2

Reduction of mortality due to air sacculitis (air sac infection) caused by Escherichia coli susceptible to oxytetracycline

500 g/ton
Feed continuously for 5 days

2.5


WARNING: At 500 g/ton level, withdraw 24 hours before slaughter. Zero-day withdrawal period for lower use levels. In low calcium feeds withdraw 3 days before slaughter. Do not administer to chickens producing eggs for human consumption.


TURKEYS

For growing turkeys for increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency

10-50 g/ton
Feed continuously

0.05-0.25

Control of hexamitiasis caused by Hexamita meleagridis susceptible to oxytetracycline

100 g/ton
Feed continuously for 7-14 days

0.5

Control of infectious synovitis caused by Mycoplasma synoviae susceptible to oxytetracycline

200 g/ton
Feed continuously for 7-14 days

1

Control of complicating bacterial organisms associated with bluecomb (transmissible enteritis, coronaviral enteritis) susceptible to oxytetracycline

25 mg/lb of body weight daily
Feed continuously for 7-14 days

4.151


WARNING: At 200 g/ton use level or higher, withdraw 5 days before slaughter. Zero-day withdrawal period for lower use levels. Do not administer to turkeys producing eggs for human consumption.


SWINE

Increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency

10-50 g/ton
Feed continuously

0.05-0.25

Treatment of bacterial enteritis caused by Escherichia coli and Salmonella choleraesuis susceptible to oxytetracycline and treatment of bacterial pneumonia caused by Pasteurella multocida susceptible to oxytetracycline

10 mg/lb of body weight daily
Feed continuously for 7-14 days

2.52

For breeding swine for control and treatment of Leptospirosis (reducing the incidence of abortion and shedding of leptospirae) caused by Leptospira pomona susceptible to oxytetracycline

10 mg/lb of body weight daily
Feed continuously for not more than 14 days

2.52


CALVES, BEEF CATTLE, AND NONLACTATING DAIRY CATTLE

For calves (up to 250 lb) for increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency

0.05-0.1 mg/lb of body weight daily
Feed continuously

0.025-0.53

For calves (250-400 lb) for increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency

25 mg/head/day
Feed continuously

0.1254

For growing cattle (over 400 lb) for increased rate of weight gain, improved feed efficiency, and reduction of liver condemnation due to liver abscesses

75 mg/head/day
Feed continuously

0.3754

Prevention and treatment of the early stages of shipping fever complex. (Feed 3-5 days before and after arrival in feedlots.)

0.5-2.0 g/head/day

2.5-104

Treatment of bacterial enteritis caused by Escherichia coli and bacterial pneumonia (shipping fever complex) caused by Pasteurella multocida susceptible to oxytetracycline

10 mg/lb of body weight daily
Feed continuously for 7-14 days

255


SHEEP

Increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency

10-20 g/ton
Feed continuously

0.05-0.1

Treatment of bacterial enteritis caused by Escherichia coli and bacterial pneumonia caused by Pasteurella multocida susceptible to oxytetracycline

10 mg/lb of body weight daily
Feed continuously for 7-14 days

66


WARNING: 5-day withdrawal before slaughter at 10 mg/lb dosage.

1If bird weighs 10 lb, consuming 0.6 lb of complete feed per day.

2Pig consuming 4 lb of complete feed per 100 lb body weight per day.

3If calf weighs 100 lb, consuming 2 lb of complete starter feed per day.

4Include in feed supplement based on consumption of 2 lb of supplement per head per day.

5If animal weighs 500 lb, consuming 2 lb of supplement per head per day.

6If lamb weighs 60 lb, consuming 1 lb of supplement per head per day.

NOT FOR HUMAN USE

RESTRICTED DRUG (CALIFORNIA) - USE ONLY AS DIRECTED

STORE AT OR BELOW 25°C (77°F), EXCURSIONS PERMITTED UP TO 40°C (104°F)

Terramycin is a registered trademark of Pfizer, Inc., licensed to Phibro Animal Health Corporation, for Oxytetracycline HCl

Phibro Animal Health Corporation, Teaneck, NJ 07666

NADA #95-143, Approved by FDA

Distributed by: Phibro Animal Health Corporation, Teaneck, NJ 07666

Net Weight

 

 

50 lb (22.7 kg)

7870000

101-9010-08

NAC No.: 36930394

PHIBRO ANIMAL HEALTH CORPORATION
GLENPOINTE CENTRE EAST, 300 FRANK W. BURR BOULEVARD, SUITE #21, TEANECK, NJ, 07666
Telephone:   201-329-7300
Customer Service:   888-403-0074
Fax:   201-329-7070
Website:   www.pahc.com
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