Oxytetracycline Hydrochloride Soluble Powder (generic Terramycin®-343) is an antibiotic labeled for the treatment and control of specific diseases in poultry and swine. Used to treat respiratory diseases caused by specific bacteria susceptible to oxytetracyline in chickens, poultry and swine and is also used to treat Leptospirosis in breeding swine. 4.78 oz packet contains 102.4 gm Oxytetracyline. 23.9 oz packet contains 512 gm Oxytetracyline.
Requires a prescription for residents of California.
4.78 oz packet - 102.4 gm Oxytetracycline HCL
23.9 oz packet - 512 gm Oxytetracycline HCL
Read entire product label and use only as directed.
Directions for Use: Mix fresh solutions daily. Use as sole source of drinking water. Do not mix this product directly with milk or milk replacers. Administer one hour before or two hours after feeding milk or milk replacers.
Consult a poultry diagnostic laboratory or poultry pathologist for diagnosis and advice on dosage for chickens and turkeys. As a generalization, 200 chickens will drink one gallon of water per day for each week of age. Turkeys will consume twice that amount. Administer up to 5 days to swine and 7 to 14 days for chickens and turkeys.
Note: The concentration of drug required in medicated water must be adequate to compensate for variation in the age of the animals, feed consumption rate, and the environmental temperature and humidity, each of which affects water consumption.
Precaution: Use as sole source of Oxytetracycline. Not to be used for more than 5 consecutive days in swine and 14 consecutive days in chickens and turkeys.
Do not feed to birds producing eggs for human consumption.
For animal use only.
Keep out of reach of children.
To control infectious synovitis caused by Mycoplasma synoviae, susceptible to oxytetracycline,
To control chronic respiratory disease (CRD) and air sac infections caused by Mycoplasma gallisepticum and Escherichia coli, susceptible to oxytetracycline.
To control fowl cholera caused by Pasteurella multocida, susceptible to oxytetracycline.
To control hexamitiasis caused by Hexamita meleagridis, susceptible to oxytetracycline.
To control infectious synovitis caused by Mycoplasma synoviae, susceptible to oxytetracycline.
Growing Turkeys: to control of complicating bacterial organisms associated with bluecomb (transmissible enteritis, coronaviral enteritis), susceptible to oxytetracycline.
To control bacterial enteritis caused by Escherichia coli and Salmonella choleraesuis, susceptible to oxytetracycline.
To control bacterial pneumonia caused by Pasteurella multocida, susceptible to oxytetracycline.
For Breeding Swine: Leptospirosis (reducing the incidence of abortions and shedding of leptospira) caused by Leptospira Pomona, susceptible to oxytetracycline.
Storage: Store below 77°F (25°C)
For use in chickens, turkeys and swine.