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Tetroxy 343 Soluble Powder

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Tetroxy 343 Soluble Powder

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Bimeda

(oxytetracycline HCl)

A broad-spectrum ANTIBIOTIC

FOR CONTROL AND TREATMENT OF SPECIFIC DISEASES IN POULTRY, CATTLE, SHEEP, SWINE AND HONEY BEES.

FOR THE MARKING OF SKELETAL TISSUES IN FINFISH FRY AND FINGERLINGS AS AN AID IN IDENTIFICATION.

This packet will make:

512 gallons (1,938 L) containing 200 mg oxytetracycline HCl per gallon

256 gallons (969 L) containing 400 mg oxytetracycline HCl per gallon

128 gallons (484.5 L) containing 800 mg oxytetracycline HCl per gallon

For oral use only in poultry, cattle, sheep, swine and honey bees.

Fish should be treated by immersion.

FOR USE IN DRINKING WATER ONLY

NOT FOR USE IN LIQUID FEED SUPPLEMENTS

NOT FOR USE IN HUMANS

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

Restricted Drug (California) - Use Only as Directed

ANADA 200-247, Approved by FDA

INDICATIONS AND DIRECTIONS FOR USE:

Poultry

For the control of the following poultry diseases caused by organisms susceptible to oxytetracycline: Add the following amount to two gallons of stock solution when proportioner is set to meter at the rate of one ounce per gallon.

CHICKENS

DOSAGE

PACKETS/2 GALLONS STOCK SOLUTION

Infectious synovitis caused by Mycoplasma synoviae.

200-400 mg/gal

1/2 - 1

Chronic respiratory disease (CRD) and air sac infection caused by Mycoplasma gallisepticum and Escherichia coli.

400-800 mg/gal

1 - 2

Fowl cholera caused by Pasteurella multocida.

400-800 mg/gal

1 - 2


TURKEYS

 

 

Hexamitiasis caused by Hexamita meleagridis.

200-400 mg/gal

1/2 - 1

Infectious synovitis caused by Mycoplasma synoviae.

400 mg/gal

1

Growing Turkeys- Complicating bacterial organisms associated with bluecomb (transmissible enteritis coronaviral enteritis).

25 mg/lb body weight daily

varies with age & water consumption
(1 packet will treat 4,096 lbs of turkeys.)

Medicate continuously at the first clinical signs of disease and continue for 7 to 14 consecutive days. If improvement is not noted within 24-48 hours, consult a poultry diagnostic laboratory or poultry pathologist to determine diagnosis and advice on dosage. See Residue Warnings.

For the control and treatment of the following diseases caused by organisms susceptible to oxytetracycline:

SWINE

DOSAGE

Bacterial enteritis caused by Escherichia coli and Salmonella choleraesuis.

Administer in the drinking water at a level of 10 mg oxytetracycline HCl per pound of body weight daily. Administer up to 14 days. See Residue Warnings.

Bacterial pneumonia caused by Pasteurella multocida.

For Breeding Swine: Leptospirosis (reducing the incidence of abortions and shedding of leptospira) caused by Leptospira pomona.


CALVES, BEEF CATTLE AND NON-LACTATING DAIRY CATTLE

Bacterial enteritis caused by Escherichia coli.

Administer in the drinking water at a level of 10 mg oxytetracycline HCl per pound of body weight daily. Administer up to 14 days. See Residue Warnings.

Bacterial pneumonia (shipping fever complex) caused by Pasteurella multocida.


SHEEP

Bacterial enteritis caused by Escherichia coli.

Administer in the drinking water at a level of 10 mg oxytetracycline HCl per pound of body weight daily. Administer up to 14 days. See Residue Warnings.

Bacterial pneumonia (shipping fever complex) caused by Pasteurella multocida.

This packet will treat 10,240 lbs of swine, cattle or sheep at 10 mg/lb

HONEY BEES

For control of American Foulbrood caused by Paenibacillus larvae, and European Foulbrood caused by Streptococcus pluton susceptible to oxytetracycline.

200 mg/colony

Administer in 3 applications of sugar syrup or 3 dustings at 4 to 5 day intervals. Apply dust on the outer parts or ends of the frames. See Residue Warnings.

CONTRAINDICATION: Dusting of uncapped brood cells has been reported to cause death of larval honey bees. Do not dust uncapped brood cells.

FISH

For the marking of skeletal tissues in finfish fry and fingerlings as an aid in identification.

Immerse fry or fingerling finfish in 200 to 700 mg OTC (buffered)/liter of water for 2 - 6 hours. Solution should be tested on a small number of fish before full-scale use. Once mixed with water, solution should be used immediately. See Residue Warnings.

Adverse Reactions

Oxytetracycline HCI will acidify the water. The pH should be maintained at an acceptable level for fish by the addition of a buffer. Monitor water quality and temperature.

DISPOSAL OF TREATED WATER: Do not discharge marking immersion water containing oxytetracycline into surface waters.

PRECAUTION: Prepare fresh solutions every 24 hours.

Special Note: The concentration of drug required in medicated water must be adequate to compensate for variation in the age of the animal, feed consumption rate and the environmental temperature and humidity, each of which affects water consumption.

RESIDUE WARNINGS: Use as sole source of oxytetracycline. Do not administer to turkeys, cattle or sheep within 5 days of slaughter. Zero-day slaughter withdrawal in swine. Do not administer to chickens or turkeys producing eggs for human consumption. Do not administer this product with milk or milk replacers. Administer 1 hour before or 2 hours after feeding milk or milk replacers. A milk discard period has not been established for this product in lactating daily cattle. Do not use in female dairy cattle 20 months of age or older. An additional withdrawal time beyond the grow-out period is not needed for fish. For honey bees, the drug should be fed early in the spring or fall and consumed by the bees before main honey flow begins to avoid contamination of production honey. Remove at least 6 weeks prior to main honey flow

STORAGE: Store at 20°C ta 25°C (68°F to 77°F), excursions permitted between 15°C and 30°C (between 59°F and 86°F).

MADE IN USA

Tetroxy® is a Registered Trademark of Bimeda, Inc.

N.A. Corp. Address: Bimeda, Inc., One Tower Lane, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181

Manufactured by: Bimeda, Inc., Le Sueur, MN 56058

www.bimeda.com

Net Weight:

Product No:

 

135.5 g (4.78 oz)

1TET040

8TET037 Rev. 03/15

NAC No.: 1399117.0

BIMEDA, INC.
Div. Cross Vetpharm Group, Ltd.

ONE TOWER LANE-SUITE 2250, OAKBROOK TERRACE, IL, 60181
Telephone:   630-928-0361
Fax:   630-928-0362
Website:   www.bimedaus.com
Email:   sales@bimedaus.com
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