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(R/x) Sulmet® Soluble Powder - 20 x 1 lb (Boehringer)

Boehringer Ingelheim , 054181
QC Supply Part #: 540908-20
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This pail contains twenty 1 lb packets of readily soluble powder that can be used in drinking water or as a drench.

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Sulmet® Soluble Powder (sodium sulfamethazine) is a water-soluble antibiotic for use in drinking water for beef cattle, cattle, swine, chickens, and turkeys. This 20 lb pail contains 1 lb packets of powder. Readily soluble in drinking water or can be used as a drench.


  • Cattle: Treatment of Bacterial Pneumonia and Bovine Respiratory Disease Complex (Pasteurella spp.), Colibacillosis (Bacterial Scours) (Escherichia coli), Necrotic Pododermatitis (Fusobacterium necrophorum), Calf Diphtheria (Fusobacterium necrophorum), Acute Metritis (Streptococcus spp.)
  • Swine Porcine Colibacillosis (Bacterial Scours) (Escherichia coli)
  • Chicken: Control of Infectious Coryza (Avibacterium paragallinarum), Coccidiosis (Eimeria tenella, Eimeria necatrix), Acute Fowl Cholera (Pasteurella multocida), Pullorum Disease (Salmonella Pullorum)
  • Turkeys: Coccidiosis (Eimeria meleagrimitis, Eimeria adenoeides)


  • Cattle, Calves, and Swine:
    • 1st Day: 6 tbsp for each 100 lb body weight, providing approximately 108 mg/lb body weight
    • 2nd, 3rd, 4th Days: 3 tbsp for each 100 lb body weight, providing approximately 54 mg/lb body weight
  • Poultry:
    • Add 2 tbsp to each gallon, or one gallon of stock solution to 128 gallons
    • Following administration directions, this will provide a recommended dose of approximately 58 to 85 mg/lb/day body weight in chickens and 50 to 124 mg/lb/day body weight in turkeys, depending upon the dosage, age, class of chickens or turkeys, ambient temperature and other factors


  • Do not medicate chickens or turkeys producing eggs for human consumption
  • To avoid drug residues in edible flesh withdraw medication from chickens and turkeys 10 days prior to slaughter for food
  • Treated cattle must not be slaughtered for at least 10 days after the last dose
  • Exceeding 5 consecutive days of treatment may cause violative tissue residue to remain beyond the withdrawal time
  • Do not use in calves under 1 month of age or calves being fed an all-milk diet. Use in these classes of calves may cause violative residues to remain beyond the withdrawal time
  • Do not use in female dairy cattle 20 months of age or older. Use of sulfamethazine in this class of cattle may cause milk residues
  • Withdraw medication from swine 15 days prior to slaughter for food

Contents: [20] 1 lb packets

Brand Boehringer Ingelheim
Manufacturer Part Number 054181
Animal Cattle, Swine, Poultry & Gamebird

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