What is compounding?
Drug compounding is often regarded as the process of combining or mixing drugs to create a medication tailored to the needs of an individual patient.
The generic form of Vetmedin is Pimobendan.
Vetmedin is in limited supply. Orders placed will be shipped as product continues to come off backorder.
Tylovet Powder treats bacterial infections in chickens, turkeys, swine and honey bees. May also be recommended for off-label use in dogs and cats.
Chickens: As an aid in the treatment of chronic respiratory disease (CRD) associated with Mycoplasma gallisepticum in broiler and replacement chickens and for the control of CRD associated with Mycoplasma gallisepticum at the time of vaccination or other stress in chickens. For control of CRD associated with Mycoplasma synoviae in broiler chickens.
Turkeys: For maintaining weight gain and feed efficiency in the presence of infectious sinusitis associated with Mycoplasma gallisepticum.
Swine: For the treatment and control of swine dysentery associated with Brachyspira hyodysenteriae.
Honey bees: For the control of American Foulbrood (Paenibacillus larvae).
Dosage and Instructions:
Mixing (concentrated solution): To assure thorough dissolution, place the entire contents of one pouch of Tylovet in a mixing container and add one gallon of water (3790 mL) to the Tylovet Soluble Powder. Always add water to the powder. Do not pour the powder into the water. Prepare a fresh solution every three days.
Chickens: Mix the concentrated solution with water to make 50 gallons (189 liters) of terated drinking water. Treat for 3 days (1 to 5 days depending upon severity infection). Treated chickens must consume enough medicated water to provide 50mg per pound of body weight per day. Only medicated water should be available to the birds.
Turkeys: Mix the concentrated solution with water to make 50 gallons (189 liters) of treated drinking water. Treat for 3 days (2 to 5 days depending upon severity of infection). Treated turkeys must consume enough medicated water to provide 60mg per pound of body weight per day. Only medicated water should be available to the birds.
Swine: Mix the concentrated solution with water to make 400 gallons og treated drinkign water (250 mg/gal). Treat 3 to 10 days, depending upon severity of infection. Treated swine must consume enough medicated drinking water to provide a therapeutic dose. Only medicated drinking water should be available.
Honey Bees: Colonies should receive three treatments administered as a dust in confectioners/powdered sugar. Mix 200 mg of tylosin in 20 g confetioners/powdered sugar (use immediately). Apply over the top of the brood chambers once weekly for 3 weeks.
Note: In all species, if improvement is nt observed after recommended treatment, the diagnoisis and susceptibility of organisms should be reconfirmed. Medicated water should be the only source of drinking water during the treatment period. Prepare a fresh tylosin every 3 days.