DOXYMYCIN 50% POWDER FOR ORAL SOLUTION

COMPOSITION

Doxycycline (hyclate) 500 mg/g

TARGET SPECIES

Calves, lambs, swine, chickens, and turkeys 

INDICATIONS

It is used for;

Swine (fattening pigs after weaning): Treatment of clinical respiratory infections caused by Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae and Pasteurella multocida susceptible to doxycycline. 

Chickens (broilers, broiler breeders) and turkeys (broilers, breeders): treatment of clinical respiratory infections associated with Mycoplasma gallisepticum susceptible to doxycycline. 

Lambs and calves: Treatment and metaphylaxis of respiratory and digestive infections caused by micro-organisms susceptible to doxycycline.

USAGE AND DOSAGE

Practical dose:

20 mg /kg of bw/day, for 3-5 consecutive days, to be dissolved in drinking water in chicken and turkeys and milk replacer or liquid feed in calves, lambs and swine.

WITHDRAWAL PERIOD(S)

Calves and lambs:      

Meat and offal: 14 days

Chickens:

Meat and offal: 7 days

Egg: Not authorised for use in laying birds producing eggs for human consumption. Do not use within 4 weeks of onset of the laying period.

Swine:

Meat and offal:6 days

Turkeys:

Meat and offal:12 days