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V-Max

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Phibro

(virginiamycin)

Type A Medicated Article

To be mixed in cattle feed

Active Drug Ingredient

Virginiamycin: 50%

(Contains 227 g virginiamycin activity per lb)

CAUTION: Federal law restricts medicated feed containing this veterinary feed directive (VFD) drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.

Inert ingredients:

Calcium carbonate, carboxymethylcellulose, mineral oil

Important: Must be diluted in feed before use

Follow Directions For Use

For use in complete feeds for cattle fed in confinement for slaughter

Directions For Use

Cattle fed in confinement for slaughter

Virginiamycin required mg/hd/day

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

Reduction of incidence of liver abscesses

85-240

13.5-16.0

V-Max Caution

Not for use in animals intended for breeding.

Mixing Directions

Type B Medicated Feeds for cattle fed in confinement for slaughter - Thoroughly mix the following amounts of V-Max 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 Type A Medicated Article per ton of supplement

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

1.1

250

2.2

500

4.4

1,000

8.8

2,000

22.0

5,000

44.0

10,000

Type C 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 Type B Medicated Feed to make 1 ton of Type C Medicated Feed to provide 13.5-16.0 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

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)

54

27

5.4

2.7

13.5

64

32

6.4

3.2

16.0

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

NADA #140-998, Approved by FDA

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

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

Made in Canada.

NET CONTENTS:

 

100 lb (45.3 kg)

301-8018-08

CPN: 3693023.8

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
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the V-Max information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the US product label or package insert.

Copyright © 2018 North American Compendiums. Updated: 2018-09-03

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