OXYTONG 3Oxytetracycline injection 3%
Each ml contains Oxytetracycline 30 mg.
It is an amber clear liquid.
Oxytong 3 is a wide spectrum bacteriostatic antibiotic. It acts on gram-positive and gram-negative micro-organisms.
It is particularly sensitive to streptococci, clostridia, E.coli, shigellae, brucellae, salmonellae, leptospirae. Etc. In addition,
It is effective against some mycoplasmas, rickettsiae, chlamydiae, some protozoa.
Treatment of diseases caused by Oxtetracycline-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.
For cattle: Bronchopneumonia and other respiratory infections, infections of the gastrointestinal tract, metritis, mastitis,
septicaemia, puerperal infections, and secondary bacterrial infections primarily caused by viruses, etc.
For sheep and goats: Infections of respiratory, urogenital, gastrointestinal tract and hooves, mastitis, infected wounds,etc.
Usage and administration
Administer by deep intramuscular injection. The dose of the active principle Oxytetracy-cline amounts to 10 mg/kg bodyweight of the animal. Administer for 3 – 5 days depending on the type and severity of the infection. The administration is carried out in the following volume:
Cattle 3ml for each 10kg, of live weight per day for 4 days.
Calves 3ml for each 10kg, of live weight per day for 4 days. Sheep and goats 3ml for each 10kg, of live weight per day for 4 days. Poultry 2ml Per liter of water for 4 or 5 days.
Side effect and contraindication
Sometimes a temporary swelling on the injection site occurs.
Oxytong 3 is not intended for cats, dogs and horses. It should not be given to animals in late pregnancy, animals
with severe damages of liver and kidneys and to animals oversensitive to Oxytetraycline.
From last treatment, within 28 days for meat and edible tissues and within 7 days for milk.
Storage & Validity
Store in a cool and dry place below 30℃, protect from light.