Doxycycline belongs to the group of tetracyclines and has a bacteriostatic activity against many
Gram - positive and Gram - negative bacteria like Staphylococcus spp ., Diplococcus pneumonia , Streptococcus spp .,
Haemophilus influenza , E . coli , Pneumococci , Bacillus anthracis ,Clostridium tetani and Cl . perfringens , Listeria monocytogenes ,
Actinomyces spp ., Enterobacter spp . Klebsiella spp .,Salmonella spp ., Shigella spp . and Yersinia spp .
Doxycycline is also active against Mycoplasma spp .( M . pneumonia ),Ricketsiae and Chlamydia spp .
After oral administration , doxycycline will be well resorted and effective blood levels will be obtained quickly , persisting for a considerable time . This is caused by the relative large half - life time of doxycycline .
Doxycycline is especially recommended for the treatment of bacterial respiratory infections.
Mycodox is effective against infections caused by micro-organisms sensitive to doxycycline
in calves , poultry and large animal ,Especially indicated for the treatment of gastrointestinal and respiratory infections
CONTRA - INDICATIONS :
Do not administer to animals hypersensitive to tetracyclines .
Do not administer to animals with a severe impaired liver or renal function.
SIDE EFFECTS :
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION :
For oral administration via feed or drinking water.
Calves:1.25 g per calf of 50 kg body weight daily , during 3-5 days .
Poultry :100 g per 200-400 litres of drinking water daily , during 3-5 days .
Mixed with feed :1 kg per 1,000 kg of complete feed , during 2-5 days .
The above mentioned dosage for poultry can be doubled without any danger for the animals .
Mixed with feed , the product should be used immediately . Medicated drinking water should be used within 24 hours .
WITHDRAWAL PERIOD :
Meat :15 days
Store in a dry , dark place between 2degree and 25 degree.
Store in closed packing .
Keep medicine away from children .