Alamycin Injection is a long acting antimicrobial solution for injection containing 200 mg/ml of oxytetracycline. Indicated for the treatment of diseases caused by or associated with organisms sensitive to oxytetracycline in cattle, sheep and pigs and can also be used in the control of enzootic abortion in sheep.
Each ml contains: Oxytetracycline Dihydrate 21.6% w/v (Equivalent to Oxytetracycline 20.0% w/v)
Solution for injection. A clear amber solution.
The product is indicated for use in cattle, sheep and pigs in the treatment of: - Atrophic rhinitis caused by Bordetella bronchiseptica, Mannheimia haemolytica and Pasteurella multocida. - Navel/joint ill caused by Arcanobacterium pyogenes, E. coli or Staphylococcus aureus. - Mastitis caused by Corynebacterium pyogenes, E. coli, Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus agalactiae or Streptococcus uberis. - Metritis caused by E. coli or Streptococcus pyogenes. - Pasteurellosis and infections of the respiratory tract caused by Mannheimia haemolytica and Pasteurella multocida. - Septicaemia caused by Salmonella dublin and Streptococcus pyogenes. - Erysipelas caused by Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae. The product can also be used in the control of enzootic abortion in sheep.
The recommended dose rate is 20 mg/kg bodyweight (i.e. 1 ml per 10 kg bodyweight) administered by deep intramuscular injection. The product is recommended for a single administration only. Maximum recommended dose at any one site: Cattle : 20ml, Pigs : 10ml, Sheep : 5ml, Piglets: 1 day 0.2ml, 7 days 0.3ml, 14 days 0.4ml, 21 days 0.5ml, Over 21 days 1.0 ml/10kg.