AGRADOX 50% - water soluble powder

Composition:

Per gram powder: 500 mg Doxycycline Hyclate.

Packing: 

12 x 1 kg jar in 1 carton.

Indications:

Doxycyline belongs to the group of tetracyclines and acts bacteriostatic against many Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria like Bordetella, Campylobacter, E-coli, Haemophilus, Pasteurella, Salmonalla, Stapphylococcus, and Streptococcus spp.

Doxycycline is also active against Chlamydia, Mycoplasma and Rickettsia spp. The action of doxycycline is based on inhibition of bacterial synthesis and is especially useful for treatment of bacterial respiratory infections as well as Gastrointestinal infections caused by doxycycline sensitive micro-organisms like Bordetella, Campylobacter, E-coli, Haemophilus, Mycoplasmas, Pasteurella, Rickettsia, Salmonalla, Stapphylococcus and Streptococcus spp in calves, goats, poultry, sheep and swine.

Contra-indications:

Hypersensitivity to tetracyclines, serious renal- and/or liver dysfunctions.

Do not administer simultaneously with penicillins, cephalosporines, quinolones abd cycloserine.

Side-effects:

Teeth discoloration in young animals. Hypersensitivity reactions.

Dosage and Administration:

Administer orally via drinking water or calf-milk.

Poultry/swine: 100 gm per 500-1.000 litres of drinking water, during 3-5 days.

Calves, goats,sheep: twice daily 1 gm per 100 kg bodyweight, during 3-5 days.

DO NOT ADMINISTER TO RUMINANTS.

Recommendations and warnings:

Administer during treatment only medicated water. Medicated drinking water should be used within

24 hours after preparation.

Withdrawal time: For meat: 15 days before slaughter. For eggs: 10 days.

Storage:

Keep closed in a cool and dry place, away from sunlight and safe from children.

FOR VETERINARY USE ONLY