Powder for oral administration
DescriptionChlortetracycline belongs to the group of tetracyclines and acts bacteriostatic against many Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria like Bordetella, Campylobacter, Chlamydia, E. coli, Haemophilus, Mycoplasma, Pasteurella, Rickettsia, Salmonella, Staphylococcus and Streptococcus spp. The action of chlortetracycline is based on inhibition of bacterial protein synthesis. Chlortetracycline is mainly excreted in urine, for a small part in bile and in lactating animals in milk.
CompositionContains per gram powder:
|Chlortetracycline hydrochloride || 200 mg.|
|Carrier ad. || 1 g.|
Gastrointestinal and respiratory infections caused by Chlortetracycline sensitive bacteria, like Bordetella, Campylobacter, Chlamydia, E. coli, Haemophilus, Mycoplasma, Pasteurella, Rickettsia, Salmonella, Staphylococcus and Streptococcus spp., in calves, goats, poultry, sheep and swine.
Hypersensitivity to tetracyclines.
Administration to animals with a seriously impaired renal and/or hepatic function.
Concurrent administration of bactericidal agents like penicillins.
Administration to animals with an active microbial digestion.
Discoloration of teeth in young animals.
For oral administration through drinking-water.
|- Calves, goats and sheep ||:|| Twice daily 5 gram per 25 kg. body weight for 3 - 5 days .|
|- Poultry and swine ||:|| 1 kg. per 500 - 1000 litre drinking water for 3 - 5 days.|
Note: for pre-ruminant calves, lambs and kids only.
- For meat
|Swine, calves, goats and sheep ||:|| 8 days|
|Poultry ||:|| 3 days|
Keep out of reach of children.
Sachet of 100 g and jar of 500 and 1000 g.