Dokamox 100 mg/g

Premix for medicated feedingstuffs for pigs

Composition

Amoxicillin trihydrate eq. amoxicillin 100 mg per gram of premix.

Pharmacotherapeutic category

Antibacterial for systemic use (Penicillins with extended spectrum).

Properties

Amoxicillin is a semisynthetic aminopenicillin that inhibits bacterial cell wall synthesis. It has a broad antimicrobial spectrum and is mainly bactericidal against susceptible. Streptococcus suis is normally susceptible to amoxicillin (MIC >0.5 µg/ml).

Indications

For the metaphylaxis (reduction of mortality) of respiratory tract infections in pigs caused by Streptococcus suis.

Dosage, route and method of administration

Administration with the pig feed: 20 mg amoxicillin per kg BW or 1 g Doxyral 10% Premix per 5 kg BW per day for 5 days. For a pig with a feed intake of 40 grams per kg, this dose corresponds to 500 ppm in the medicated feed.

Shelf-life

1 year.

Packaging

Bags with 25 kg of premix.



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