Treatment of diseases caused by Oxytetracycline -susceptible organisms in cattle, sheep and goats. Diseases including pneumonia and shipping fever complex associated with Pasteurella spp and Haemophilus spp, infectious bovine kerato-conjunctivitis ( pinkeye ) caused by Moraxella bovis, foot rot and diphtheria caused by Fusobacterium necrophorum, bacterial enteritis ( scours) caused by Escherichia coli, wooden tongue caused by Actinobacillus lignierisii; leptospirosis caused by Leptospira pomoma; wound infections and acute metritis caused by strains of staphylocci and streptococci organisms sensitive to Oxytetracycline.
Dosage and administration:
For cattle: Bronchopneumonia and other respiratory infections, infections of the gastrointestinal tract, metritis, mastitis, septicaemia, puerperal infections, secondary bacterrial infections primarily caused by viruses, etc
For sheep and goats: Infections of respiratory, urogenital, gastrointestinal tract and hooves, mastitis, infected wounds,etc
Administer by deep intramuscular injection. The dose is 20mg/kg bodyweight.
From last treatment, within 14 days for meat and edible tissues and within 3 days for milk.
A maximum of 20 ml may be injected at any one site for cattle, and 5 ml maximum for sheep and goats.
If total volume exceeds the above mentioned quantity, it should be divided and injected to more sites.
The drug must not be diluted.
In a cool dry place under 25 centi-degree, away from light.