Tetroxy® HCA-280 Soluble Powder from Bimeda® is for use in the drinking water of poultry and swine as a control of specific diseases susceptible to oxytetracycline.
Active Ingredient: Each packet contains 102.4 g of oxytetracycline HCl.
Benefits of Tetroxy® HCA 280:
- Safe – FDA-approved
- Versatile – indicated for use in chickens, turkeys and swine
- Convenient – zero meat withdrawal time before slaughter
- Soluble – rapidly dissolves in water
Directions For Use: Mix fresh solutions daily. Use as a 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 7 to 14 days to chickens and turkeys and up to 5 days to swine.
Mixing Instructions For Water Medication
Chickens - Turkeys - Swine
Dosage & Indications For Use in Water Proportioners
Add the following amount to 1 gallon of stock solution when proportioner is set to meter a the rate of 1 oz per gallon
|Disease||Treatment Level||Packet/Gal Stock Solution|
|Chickens||Control of infectious synovitis caused by Mycoplasma synoviae, susceptible to oxytetracycline||200-400 mg||1/4-1/2|
|Control of CRD and air sac infections caused by Mycoplasma gallisepticum and Escherichia coli, susceptible to oxytetracycline||400-800 mg||1/4-1|
|Control of fowl cholera caused by Pasteurella multocida, susceptible to oxytetracycline||400-800 mg||1/2-1|
|Turkeys||Control of hexamitiasis caused by Hexamiata meleagridis, susceptible to oxytetracycline||200-400 mg||1/4-1/2|
|Control of infectious synovitis caused by Mycoplasma synoviae, susceptible to oxytetracycline||400 mg||1/2|
|Growing Turkeys: Control of complicating bacterial organisms associated with bluecomb (transmissible enteritis, coronaviral enteritis), susceptible to oxytetracycline||25 mg/lb body weight||Varies w/age & water consumption|
|Swine||For The Control & Treatment of the Following Diseases in Swine: Bacterial enteritis caused by Escherichia coli and Salmonella choleraesuis, susceptible to oxytetracycline. Bacterial pneumonia caused by Pasteurella multocida, susceptible to oxytetracycline||10 mg/lb body weight||Varies w/age & water consumption|
|For Breeding Swine: Leptospirosis (reducing the incidence of abortions & shedding of leptospira) caused by Leptospira pomona, susceptible to oxytetracycline|
Caution: Use as sole source of oxytetracycline. Not to be used for more than 14 consecutive days in chickens and turkeys or 5 consecutive days in swine.
Residue Warning: Do not feed to birds producing eggs for human consumption. Discontinue treatment of chickens, turkeys, and swine 0 days prior to slaughter.
Withdrawal Period Meat: Poultry - 0 days, Turkeys - 0 days, Pigs - 0 days
Withdrawal Period Eggs: Not to be used in birds producing eggs for human consumption
Contents: 9.87 oz packet (280 grams)
|Manufacturer Part Number||1TET016|
|Animal||Swine, Poultry & Gamebird|