Tetracycline Powder 324 Powder RX

Note that this item requires a veterinarian's prescription. The entire order will be held until we have a prescription from your veterinarian on file.
A 324 gm/lb. tetracycline hydrochloride soluble powder, with Citric Acid as a carrier, for use in the control and treatment of bacterial enteritis (scours) caused by E. coli and bacterial pneumonia in calves, swine, and poultry. 

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For use in the control and treatment of the following conditions in swine, calves and poultry:

SWINE: Bacterial enteritis (scours) caused by Escherichia coli and bacterial pneumonia associated with Pasteurella spp., Hemophilus spp., and Klebsiella spp. susceptible to tetracycline.

CALVES: Bacterial enteritis (scours) caused by Escherichia coli and bacterial pneumonia (shipping fever complex) associated with Pasteurella spp., Hemophilus spp., and Klebsiella spp. susceptible to tetracycline.

CHICKENS: Control of chronic respiratory disease (CRD) and air sac infection caused by Mycoplasma gallisepticum and Escherichia coli; infectious synovitis caused by Mycoplasma synoviae susceptible to tetracycline.

TURKEYS: Control of infectious synovitis caused by Mycoplasma synoviae and bluecomb (transmissible enteritis, coronaviral enteritis) caused by complicating bacterial organisms susceptible to tetracycline.

Dosage and Administration:

Administer Tetra Bac 324 in the drinking water of swine and calves at a level of tetracycline hydrochloride per gallon to provide approximately 10 mg/lb. of body weight daily for 3 to 5 days.

Administer Tetra Bac 324 in the drinking water of chickens and turkeys at a level of 25 mg/lb. of body weight daily for 7 to 14 days.

Do not mix this product with milk or milk replacers. Administer one hour before or two hours after feeding milk or milk replacers. Drug use level must be adjusted to provide 10 mg/lb. of body weight daily in divided doses for swine and calves or, in the case of chickens and turkeys, 25 mg/lb.

SWINE: A stock solution of 71.4g dissolved in 1500ml (approximately 50fl. oz. or 3 pints) of warm water provides about 34mg of tetracycline hydrochloride activity per ml. Enclosed cup will provide approximately 71.4 g when measured at the 3 oz level.

This stock solution metered at 1 oz/gallon will provide drinking water which contains approximately 1000mg of tetracycline hydrochloride activity per gallon.

CALVES: For individual dosing, prepare a solution of 71.4g dissolved in 500ml (approximately 16fl. oz. or 1 pint) of warm water which provides about 100 mg of tetracycline hydrochloride activity per ml. Enclosed cup will provide approximately 71.4g when measured at the 3 oz level.

Administer 5 ml (1 measuring teaspoonful) of the stock solution (100 mg/ml) twice a day for each 100 lb. of body weight as a drench or by a dose syringe. This will provide the recommended dosage level of 10 mg/lb. of body weight daily in divided doses.

CHICKENS AND TURKEYS: A stock solution of 71.4g dissolved in 1500ml (approximately 50 fl. oz. or 3 pints) of warm water provides about 34mg of tetracycline hydrochloride activity per ml. Enclosed cup will provide approximately 71.4 g when measured to the 3 oz level.

This stock solution metered at 1 oz./gallon will provide drinking water which contains approximately 1,000 mg of tetracycline hydrochloride activity per gallon.

NOTE: The concentration of the drug required in medicated water must be adequate to compensate for variation in the age of the animal, feed consumption and the environmental temperature and humidity, each of which affects water consumption.

Warnings:

Do not slaughter swine for food purposes within 4 days of treatment. Do not slaughter cattle for food purposes within 5 days of treatment. Do not slaughter poultry for food within 4 days of treatment. Not for use in poultry producing eggs for human consumption.

Cautions:

Use as the sole source of tetracycline. Not to be used in swine or calves for more than five consecutive days. Not to be used in chickens or turkeys for more than 14 consecutive days. When used in plastic or stainless steel waterers or automatic medicators, prepare fresh solution every 24 hours. When used in galvanized waterers, prepare fresh solutions every 12 hours. If the condition does not improve within two to three days, consult a veterinarian

** Due to FDA regulations as of January 1, 2017 purchase of this product will require a prescription from your veterinarian. See more information HERE

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Tetracycline Powder 324 Powder RX

Tetracycline Powder 324 Powder RX

Note that this item requires a veterinarian's prescription. The entire order will be held until we have a prescription from your veterinarian on file.
A 324 gm/lb. tetracycline hydrochloride soluble powder, with Citric Acid as a carrier, for use in the control and treatment of bacterial enteritis (scours) caused by E. coli and bacterial pneumonia in calves, swine, and poultry. 

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