Neomycin antibiotic is the medication of choice for for the treatment and control of colibacillosis (bacterial enteritis) caused by Escherichia coli susceptible to neomycin sulfate. The antibacterial Neo-Sol powder goes into suspension easily and completely saving time, money and labor. Medicated water should be prepared fresh daily and treatment should continue 24 to 48 hours beyond remission of disease symptoms.
Turkeys: Administer to turkeys at a dose of 10 mg neomycin sulfate per pound of body weight per day for 5 days.
Cattle (excluding veal calves), swine, sheep and goats: Administer at a dose of 10 mg neomycin sulfate per pound of body weight per day in divided does for a maximum of 14 days.
See label (back) for full mixing directions. Administration directions and packet contents are dependent upon pack size.
Use the number of packets indicated in:
Stock solution is used in proportioner set to meter one ounce per gallon.
Each packet will treat:
Therefore, estimate the total number of pounds of body weight of the animals to be treated and administer one (1) packet (or portion thereof) for each 7150 pounds, 37,750 pounds, or 143,000 pounds as described above. The product should be added to the amount of drinking water estimated to be consumed in 12-24 hours. Provide medicated water as the sole source of water each day until consumed, followed by non-medicated water as required.
Fresh medicated water should be prepared each day.
To provide 10 mg neomycin sulfate per pound body weight, mix one (1) level teaspoon in water or milk for each 160 pounds body weight. Administer daily either as a drench in divided doses or in the drinking water to be consumed in 12-24 hours.
Federal (USA) law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.
Discontinue treatment prior to slaughter by at least the number of days listed below for the appropriate species:
Store between 20°-25°C (68°-77°F) with excursions permitted between 1°C-40°C (59°F-104°F)