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Pulmodox® 50 OSP

Ranges: Antibiotics

Species: Poultry

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Water soluble powder containing Doxycycline hyclate 500 mg/g. The alternative for Mycoplasma and O.R. control. Product has high oral bio-availability, high plasma concentrations, high respiratory tissue distribution and good antimicrobial activity. Highly soluble in all water types and stable for 24 hours in solutions.

 

 

 

Dosage form: Water-soluble powder. 
 
Composition: Doxycycline hyclate 500 mg/g. 
 
Indications: For the treatment of bacterial respiratory disease and bacterial gastro-intestinal infections in fowls. 
 
Warnings
• Do not slaughter for human consumption within 12 days after last treatment. 
• Do not administer to hens laying eggs for human consumption. 
• Skin contact with the product should be avoided. 
• Medicated drinking water should be consumed within 24 hours. 
• Hypersensitivity reactions, gastro-intestinal disturbances, hepatotoxicity and haematologic effects have been reported, but are rare. 
• Keep out of reach of children and uninformed persons. 
• Although this remedy has been extensively tested under a large variety of conditions, failure thereof may ensue as a result of a wide range of reasons. If this is suspected, seek veterinary advice and notify the registration holder. 
 
Precautions
Keep lid tightly closed after the seal has been broken. 
 
Directions for use: Use only as directed. 
The preparation is indicated for oral administration, in the drinking water. 
 
Fowls: 20 mg doxycycline (40 mg Pulmodox® 50 OSP) per kg body mass per day for 3-4 consecutive days. 
 
For example 
1 - 19 day old broilers 0,1 g Pulmodox® 50 OSP per litre drinking water 
20 - 24 day old broilers 0,15 g Pulmodox® 50 OSP per litre drinking water 
25 - 30 day old broilers 0,2 g Pulmodox® 50 OSP per litre drinking water 
These dosage rates can be influenced by factors like ambient temperature, salt content in food, health status, stocking 
density, quality and flow rate of water. 
 
Prepare fresh medicated solutions daily. Ensure sufficient drinkers are available for all the fowls to consume medicated water. 
Remove all other sources of water until the medicated water has been consumed. 
If the treatment is ineffective, consult your veterinarian. 
 
Presentation: 1 kg. 
 
Storage instructions: Store below 25 °C. 
 
Registration number: G3195 (Act 36/1947).
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