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Tetracycline Hydrochloride (Canada)

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Tetracycline Hydrochloride

This treatment applies to the following species:
Company: P.V.L.

DIN 00308153

Veterinary Use Only

Antibiotic Powder

Active Ingredient

Each gram contains 55 mg (175 mg/teaspoon) of tetracycline hydrochloride in a water soluble base.

Tetracycline Hydrochloride Indications

For the treatment of infections caused by microorganisms susceptible to tetracycline.

Direction for Use:

To reduce the development of antimicrobial resistance and maintain effectiveness, use this antibiotic prudently and for the shortest duration required to achieve the desired clinical outcome.

Swine: For bacterial enteritis and respiratory diseases (bacterial) give 2 level teaspoons per 4.5 L of water or milk.

Calves: For bacterial scours, give 1 level teaspoon once daily (for calves under 45 kg) or 2 level teaspoons once daily (for calves over 45 kg).

Lambs: For bacterial enteritis and bacterial diarrhea, give 1/2 level teaspoon in 60 mL of milk daily as a drench.

Poultry: For Bluecomb, Hexamitiasis, and chronic respiratory disease (CRD), give 2 level teaspoons per 4.5 L of water.


Treated animals must not be slaughtered for use in food for at least 5 days after the latest treatment with this drug. Do not use in lactating or pregnant cattle where milk is to be used for human consumption. Do not feed to laying hens.When handling the product, avoid inhalation, oral exposure and direct contact with skin or eyes. Keep out of reach of children.


Store at room temperature (15-30°C).

Professional Veterinary Laboratories, 1199 Sanford Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3E 3A1

1-800-465-7122 -

Net Contents: 400 g

CPN: 1203041.3

Telephone:   204-589-7361
Toll-Free:   1-800-465-7122
Fax:   204-943-9612
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