SOUTH AFRICA

Terramycin® LA Injectable Solution

Reg. No.: G0333 (Act 36/1947)

  • For animal use only.
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  • Cattle:

    • For the treatment of heartwater, anaplasmosis, pneumonia, footrot, joint-ill, navel-ill, pink eye (infectious bovine keratoconjuctivitis).

    Sheep and goats:

    • For the treatment of heartwater, pneumonia, footrot, joint-ill and navel-ill.

    Pigs:

    • For the treatment of pneumonia, joint-ill and navel-ill.
    • Use only as directed.
    • Inject 1 ml of Terramycin® LA Injectable Solution per 10 kg body mass into muscle or under the skin.
    • Do not inject intravenously.
    • Terramycin LA Injectable Solution is designed for intramuscular injection at the single dose rate of 1 ml/10 kg of live body mass of cattle, sheep, goats and swine, thus providing 20 mg oxytetracycline per kg live body mass.
  • Cattle: 1 ml/10 kg body mass. Intramuscular injection should be made deep into the fleshy part of the muscle.

    To minimize local tissue irritation, no more than 10 ml should be injected at any one site.

    Swine: In pigs, weighing up to 10 kg, administer 1 ml subcutaneously behind the ear. In pigs weighing in excess of 10 kg, administer 1 ml/10 kg body mass by intramuscular injection at one site. In swine over 100 kg, it is recommended that the dose be divided and administered into two injection sites.

    NB: Do not administer more than 0,5 ml to piglets of less than 2 kg body mass.

    Sheep and goat: Administer 1 ml/10 kg body mass by intramuscular injection at one site. In sheep and goats over 50 kg, it is recommended that the dose be divided and administered into two injection sites.

    NB: For rapid recovery, a prompt and accurate diagnosis is essential. It is, therefore, always advisable to consult your veterinarian for a correct diagnosis.

    • Do not administer Terramycin® LA Injectable Solution to piglets on the same day that they are injected with iron.
    • Use only in cattle, sheep, goats and pigs.
    • Do not slaughter animals for human consumption within 28 days of last treatment.
    • Milk from treated cows should not be used for human consumption within 5 days of last treatment.

  • Store in dry place below 30 ºC.

DISCLAIMER: ALTHOUGH GREAT CARE HAS BEEN TAKEN IN THE COMPILATION OF THIS DOCUMENT, READERS ARE REQUESTED TO REFER TO THE PACKAGE INSERT FOR COMPLETE DETAILS BEFORE USING THE SPECIFIC PRODUCT.

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