Chloromed 150mg/g premix is an antibiotic premix containing Chlortetracycline hydrochloride and is indicated as an aid in the treatment of respiratory disease in pigs caused by micro-organisms sensitive to Chlortetracycline. Chlortetracycline has a broad spectrum of activity against gram positive aerobes, gram negative anaerobes and mycoplasmas.
Dose & Administration
- 20mg of Chlortetracycline per kg bodyweight daily for seven days
Equivalent dose of Chloromed Premix
- 20g of Chloromed 150mg/g Premix per 150kg bodyweight daily for seven days;
Calculate the required amount per kg of feed
In order to calculate the required amount of active substance per kg of medicated feed for a number of pigs, the premix has to be incorporated into the feed according to the formula:
|Number of mg of Chloromed per kg of feed =||[(Number of mg Chloromed per kg bodyweight per day) x (Average bodyweight of animals in kg)]|
|Average daily feed intake in kg per animal per day|
mg of Chloromed per kg feed is equivalent to g Chloromed per Tonne of feed
Learn how to apply this formula by downloading an example
Pelleting should be conducted below 70˚C.
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