SOUTH AFRICA

Taurotec® Premix

REG. NO.: G0454 (Act 36/1947)

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  • *Also known as Bovatec®

    TAUROTEC® contains lasalocid, an ionophore feed additive that improves the growth rate of cattle, regardless of season.1  TAUROTEC® enhances rumen bacterial activity so cattle focus their energy on efficiently converting feed to gain.2

    • Recommended for use in beef cattle and replacement beef and dairy heifers to improve feed efficiency and live mass gain.
    • Recommended for use in dairy cows to improve feed efficiency and milk yield.
    • Recommended for use in cattle, sheep and goats for prevention of coccidiosis.
    • Recommended for use in sheep and goats to improve feed efficiency and live mass gain.
  • Directions For Use:

    • Use only as directed

    Feed continuously at the following recommended levels:

    1. PASTURE CATTLE AND REPLACEMENT BEEF AND DAIRY HEIFERS
    Feed continuously at a rate of 1 mg/kg of live mass/day up to a maximum of 200 mg/head/day.

    2. COMPLETE FEEDS (90 % Dry matter basis)

     

    Milligram active ingredient
    (Lasalocid sodium) required per kg complete feed

    Gram TARUOTEC® premix required per ton of complete feed

    Beef Cattle
    Dairy Cows
    Sheep and Goats

    15 – 50
    4 – 20
    15 – 50

    100 – 333
    26 – 133
    100 – 333


    3. CONCENTRATES AND FINISHER FEEDS

     

    Milligram active ingredient
    (Lasalocid sodium) required per kg final mixture

    Gram TAUROTEC® premix required per ton of final mixture

    Beef Cattle
    Dairy Cows
    Sheep and Goats

    15 – 50
    4 – 20
    15 – 50

    100 – 333
    26 – 133
    100 – 333


    4. PHOSPHATE, MINERAL, PROTEIN AND ENERGY LICKS

     

    Milligram active ingredient
    (Lasalocid sodium) required per animal per day

    Milligram TAUROTEC® premix required per ton of complete feed

    Beef Cattle
    Dairy Cows
    Sheep and Goats

    50 – 300
    100 – 500
    15 – 60

    333 – 2000
    666 – 3333
    100 – 400

  • Handle with care. Keep out of reach of children, uninformed persons and animals.

    Although this remedy has been extensively tested under a large variety of conditions, failure thereof may ensue as a result of a wide range of reasons. If this is suspected, seek veterinary advice and notify the registration holder.

    1. Freedom of Information Summary. NADA 096-298. Available at: http://www.fda.gov/downloads/animalveterinary/products/approvedanimaldrugproducts/foiadrugsummaries/ucm064874.pdf. Accessed Oct. 28, 2012.
    2. T. R. Callaway, T. S. Edrington, J. L. Rychlik, K. J. Genovese, T. L. Poole, Y. S. Jung, K. M. Bischoff , R.C. Anderson, and David J. Nisbet. 2003. Ionophores: Their Use as Ruminant Growth Promotants and Impact on Food Safety. Curr. Issues Intest. Microbiol. 4: 43-51.

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.

Package Insert
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