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LINCOMIX® 44 PREMIX

Zoetis

(lincomycin hydrochloride premix - mfr. std.)

DIN 00813559

For Veterinary Use Only

SWINE

FOR MYCOPLASMAL PNEUMONIA: To reduce the severity of mycoplasmal pneumonia in growing swine.

Directions for Use: Complete feeds containing lincomycin base at 220 grams per tonne (220 mg/kg) of complete feed, should be fed to growing swine as the sole ration for 21 days.

Mixing Directions: To Make Medicated Complete Feeds: Add 5 kg of LINCOMIX 44 Premix to each metric tonne of complete feed. The resultant feed will contain 220 g lincomycin base per tonne.

To Make Medicated Supplements: For supplements designed to be incorporated in complete feed, add the amount of LINCOMIX 44 Premix listed in the following table to the supplement to prepare a medicated supplement.

Supplement Rate per tonne of Complete Feed

Amount of LINCOMIX 44 Premix to be added to supplement to make medicated supplement

25 kg supplement and 975 kg other ingredients

200 kg LINCOMIX 44 Premix per tonne of supplement (8800 g lincomycin base/tonne)

40 kg supplement and 960 kg other ingredients

125 kg LINCOMIX 44 Premix per tonne of supplement (5500 g lincomycin base/tonne)

50 kg supplement and 950 kg other ingredients

100 kg LINCOMIX 44 Premix per tonne of supplement (4400 g lincomycin base/tonne)

100 kg supplement and 900 kg other ingredients

50 kg LINCOMIX 44 Premix per tonne of supplement (2200 g lincomycin base/tonne)

FOR SWINE DYSENTERY: For the treatment of Swine Dysentery (Bloody Scours) associated with Brachyspira (Serpulina) hyodysenteriae in growing swine, and for the control of the disease following treatment.

Directions for Use: Complete feeds containing lincomycin at the following dosage levels should be fed to growing swine as the sole ration.

For Treatment: Where pigs have already begun to show signs of disease, provide 110 grams of lincomycin base per tonne (110 mg/kg) of complete feed for 21 days, or until signs of disease (watery, mucoid or bloody stools) disappear, then reduce the medication level to 44 grams of lincomycin base per tonne (44 mg/kg) and continue for a further 4 weeks. Retreat with the above dosage regimen if the clinical signs of swine dysentery reappear.

Mixing Directions: To Make Medicated Complete Feeds: Treatment Level: Add 2.5 kg of LINCOMIX 44 Premix to each metric tonne of complete feed. The resultant feed will contain 110 g of lincomycin base per tonne.

Control Level: Add 1.0 kg of LINCOMIX 44 Premix to each metric tonne of complete feed. The resultant feed will contain 44 g of lincomycin base per tonne.

To Make Medicated Supplements: For supplements designed to be incorporated in complete feed, add the amount of LINCOMIX 44 Premix listed in the following table to the supplement to prepare a medicated supplement.

Supplement Rate per tonne of Complete Feed

Amount of LINCOMIX 44 Premix to be added to Supplement to make Medicated Supplement

Treatment Level

Control Level

25 kg supplement + 975 kg other ingredients

100 kg LINCOMIX 44 Premix per tonne of supplement (4400 g lincomycin base/tonne)

40 kg LINCOMIX 44 Premix per tonne of supplement (1760 g lincomycin base/tonne)

40 kg supplement + 960 kg other ingredients

62.5 kg LINCOMIX 44 Premix per tonne of supplement (2750 g lincomycin base/tonne)

25 kg LINCOMIX 44 Premix per tonne of supplement (1100 g lincomycin base/tonne)

50 kg supplement + 950 kg other ingredients

50 kg LINCOMIX 44 Premix per tonne of supplement (2200 g lincomycin base/tonne)

20 kg LINCOMIX 44 Premix per tonne of supplement (880 g lincomycin base/tonne)

100 kg supplement + 900 kg other ingredients

25 kg LINCOMIX 44 Premix per tonne of supplement (1100 g lincomycin base/tonne)

10 kg LINCOMIX 44 Premix per tonne of supplement (440 g lincomycin base/tonne)

FOR PORCINE PROLIFERATIVE ENTERITIS (ILEITIS): As an aid in reducing the clinical severity of Porcine Proliferative Enteropathy (Ileitis) associated with Lawsonia intracellularis.

Directions for Use: Feed 110 grams of lincomycin base per tonne (110 mg/kg) of complete feed as the sole ration for 21 days.

Mixing directions: To Make Medicated Complete Feeds: Add 2.5 kg of LINCOMIX 44 Premix to each metric tonne of complete feed. The resultant feed will contain 110 g of lincomycin base per tonne.

To Make Medicated Supplements: For supplements designed to be incorporated in complete feed, add the amount of LINCOMIX 44 Premix listed in the following table to the supplement to prepare a medicated supplement.

Supplement Rate per tonne of Complete Feed

Amount of LINCOMIX 44 Premix to be added to Supplement to make Medicated Supplement

25 kg supplement + 975 kg other ingredients

100 kg LINCOMIX 44 Premix per tonne of supplement (4400 g lincomycin base/tonne)

40 kg supplement + 960 kg other ingredients

62.5 kg LINCOMIX 44 Premix per tonne of supplement (2750 g lincomycin base/tonne)

50 kg supplement + 950 kg other ingredients

50 kg LINCOMIX 44 Premix per tonne of supplement (2200 g lincomycin base/tonne)

100 kg supplement + 900 kg other ingredients

25 kg LINCOMIX 44 Premix per tonne of supplement (1100 g lincomycin base/tonne)

WARNING: Swine treated at the recommended level 220 grams of lincomycin per tonne must not be slaughtered for use in food for at least 24 hours after the latest treatment with this drug.

NOTE: No drug withdrawal period before slaughter is required for feed medicated with LINCOMIX 44 Premix at the recommended level of 44 and 110 grams of lincomycin base per tonne.

CAUTION

1. Treated pigs may develop some stool softening or mild diarrhea within 36 hours of treatment initiation. Signs of mild irritation and swelling of the anus and/or vulva may be associated with the stool changes. On rare occasions some pigs can show reddening of the skin and irritable behavior. Should these reactions be more severe than described above, discontinue the use of the drug.

2. Not for use in breeding swine.

3. Do not use in feed containing pellet-binding agents except Lignin Sulfonate.

4. Good manufacturing practices should be observed in preparing feeds containing LINCOMIX 44 Premix. This includes appropriate clean-out procedures to avoid cross contamination. LINCOMIX 44 Premix must be thoroughly mixed in feed before use.

5. Do not allow rabbits, hamsters, guinea pigs, horses, dairy cattle, or other ruminants access to feeds containing lincomycin. Ingestion by these species may result in severe gastrointestinal effects or metabolic disorders (i.e. Ketosis in dairy cattle).

Medicinal ingredient:

Each kg contains:

Lincomycin base (as lincomycin hydrochloride)

44 g

1 kg = 2.2 lb = 1000 grams

STORAGE

Store in a dry place to prevent caking.

Pfizer Animal Health, Pfizer Canada Inc., Kirkland QC H9J 2M5

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Net Contents:

 

25 kg

A74003-1

1606013

NAC No.: 11982905