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Tetracycline Hydrochloride (Canada)

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Tetracycline Hydrochloride

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

Veterinary Pharmaceuticals for the Professional”

ANIMALS - POULTRY

DIN 00308153

FOR VETERINARY USE ONLY

For the treatment of infections caused by micro-organisms susceptible to Tetracycline.

Each gram contains 55 mg of Tetracycline Hydrochloride B.P. in a dextrose base. Each level teaspoon contains approximately 200 mg of Tetracycline Hydrochloride.

WARNING:

Treated animals must not be slaughtered for use in food for at least 5 days after the latest treatment with this drug. Do not treat laying birds.

DOSAGE:

Swine: Bacterial Enteritis and Respiratory diseases (bacterial) 2 level teaspoons per 4.5 L of water or milk.

Newborn Pigs: 1/2 level teaspoon to 7 mL of water. Administer once every 24 hours for 3 days.

Calves: Calf Scours and Bacterial Diarrhoea, 22 mg per kg of body weight. Each level teaspoon contains approx. 20 mg of Tetracycline Hydrochloride.

Lambs: Bacterial Enteritis and Scours, 22 mg per kg of body weight in 60 mL of milk as a drench daily. For newborn lambs, use the same dosage as above and continue for 4 to 5 days.

Poultry: Blue Comb, Hexamitiasis, C.R.D.; 2 level teaspoons per 4.5 L of water.

Net Weight: 400 g

Professional Veterinary Laboratories, REGINA - WINNIPEG - EDMONTON

NAC No.: 12030411

PROFESSIONAL VETERINARY LABORATORIES
1199 SANFORD STREET, WINNIPEG, MB, R3E 3A1
Telephone:   204-589-7361
Toll-Free:   1-800-465-7122
Fax:   204-943-9612
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Tetracycline Hydrochloride information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the Canadian product label or package insert.

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