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V-Max 50

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V-Max 50

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Phibro

(virginiamycin)

TYPE A MEDICATED ARTICLE

To be mixed in cattle feed

Active Drug Ingredient

Virginiamycin

11%

(Contains 50 g virginiamycin activity per lb)

Inert ingredients:

Processed grain by-products, roughage products, calcium carbonate, carboxymethylcellulose, mineral oil

Important: Must be diluted in feed before use.

(50 g virginiamycin activity per lb)

For use in complete feeds for cattle fed in confinement for slaughter as specified below

Directions For Use

Cattle fed in confinement for slaughter

Virginiamycin required

mg/hd/day

Virginiamycin (g/tons) of complete feed (90% dry matter basis)

Improved feed efficiency

70 - 240

11.0 - 16.0

Reduction of incidence of liver abscesses

85 - 240

13.5 - 16.0

Increased rate of weight gain

100 - 340

16.0 - 22.5

V-Max 50 Caution

Not for use in animals intended for breeding.

Mixing Directions

Preparation of Type B Medicated Feeds for cattle fed in confinement for slaughter:

Thoroughly mix the following amounts of V-Max 50 Type A Medicated Article to make 1 ton of Type B Medicated Feed to provide the concentrations shown in Table 1. An intermediate blending step, consistent with the mixing equipment specifications, should be performed to ensure adequate mixing.

Table 1. Type B Medicated Feed

lb of V-Max 50 Type A Medicated Article per ton of supplement

Virginiamycin concentration in Type B Medicated Feed (g/ton)

5

250

10

500

20

1,000

40

2,000

100

5,000

200

10,000

Preparation of Type C Medicated Feeds for cattle fed in confinement for slaughter:

From Type B Medicated Feed: The Type B Medicated Feed must be diluted to a Type C Medicated Feed before being fed. Prepare a Type B Medicated Feed as described above. Thoroughly mix the V-Max 50 Type B Medicated Feed to make 1 ton of Type C Medicated Feed to provide 11.0 - 22.5 g of virginiamycin per ton of complete feed on a 90% dry matter basis using the examples provided in Table 2.

Table 2. Type C Medicated Feed prepared from V-Max 50 Type B Medicated Feed

lb of a 500g/ton lb Type B Medicated Feed per ton of complete feed

lb of a 1,000 g/ton Type B Medicated Feed per ton of complete feed

lb of a 5,000 g/ton Type B Medicated Feed per ton of complete feed

lb of a 10,000 g/ton Type B Medicated Feed per ton of complete feed

Virginiamycin concentration in complete feed 90% dry matter basis (g/ton)

44

22

4.4

2.2

11.0

54

27

5.4

2.7

13.5

64

32

6.4

3.2

16.0

90

45

9.0

4.5

22.5

From Type A Medicated Article: V-Max 50 Type A Medicated Article must be diluted to a Type C Medicated Feed before being fed. Thoroughly mix the Type A Medicated Article to make 1 ton of Type C Medicated Feed to provide 11.0 - 22.5 g of virginiamycin per ton of complete feed on a 90% dry matter basis using the examples provided in Table 3. An intermediate blending step, consistent with the mixing equipment specifications, should be performed to ensure adequate mixing.

Table 3. Type C Medicated Feed prepared from V-Max 50 Type A Medicated Article

lb of V-Max 50 Type A Medicated Article per ton of complete feed

Virginiamycin concentration in complete feed 90% dry matter basis (g/ton)

0.22

11.0

0.27

13.5

0.32

16.0

0.45

22.5

Feed Continuously as Sole Ration

Store At Or Below 25°C (77°F), Excursions Permitted Up To 40°C (104°F)

Close Container After Use

Not For Human Use

Restricted Drug (California) - Use Only as Directed

V-Max is a registered trademark of Phibro Animal Health Corporation

NADA #140-998, Approved by FDA

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

Net Weight

 

 

50 lb (22.7 kg)

8812000

101-9141-04

NAC No.: 3693048.2

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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