Lincocin Injectable Generic (lincomycin hydrochloride) treats infectious forms of arthritis in swine caused by, streptococci, Erysipelothrix and Mycoplasma spp. It is also indicated for the treatment of mycoplasma pneumonia.
Requires a prescription for residents of California.
For use in animals only. Not for human use.
Keep out of the reach of children.
Store at controlled room temperature 20°C - 25°C (68° - 77°F)
Read instructions on label thoroughly. Label may be different than shown.
For arthritis or mycoplasma pneumonia: 5 mg per pound of body weight intramuscularly once daily for three to seven days as needed. One ml Lincomycin Hydrochloride 100 per 20 lb body weight will provide 5 mg per pound.
Do not use in animals previously found to be hypersensitive to Lincomycin Hydrochloride.
Swine intended for human consumption should not be slaughtered within 48 hours of latest treatment.
If no improvement is noted within 48 hours, consult your veterinarian.
The intramuscular administration to swine may cause a transient diarrhea or loose stools. Although this effect has rarely been reported, one must be alert to the possibility that it may occur. Should this occur, it is important that the necessary steps be taken to prevent the effects of dehydration.
Labeled for use in swine.
Active ingredient: Lincomycin Hydrochloride 100 mg
Other ingredients: Benzyl Alcohol 9.45 mg added as a preservative