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Oxytetracycline 20%

Generic Name

Oxytetracycline HCl

Dosage Form

Therapy Group

Antimicrobial

Indications

It is used in poultry, lambs and small calves to treat infections caused by gram positive and gram negative bacteria, mycoplasma, E coli and intestinal salmonella. It is used also to prevent disturbances in fosterage.

Contraindication

It is not given in the following cases: renal failure, sensitivity to tetracycline and amino-glycoside antibiotics coadministration.

Usage and Dosage

It is fodder additive or it is used with drinking water as:
Poultry: 100g/160 liters drinking water or 1200g /ton of feed.
Lambs and small calves:1.5-6 g /10kg b. w.
(The treatment continues for 3-4 days)

Composition

Oxytetracycline HCl200mg