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.
TC Vet 324™ Soluble Powder is a concentrated, broad-spectrum antibiotic that is effective against both enteric and respiratory pathogens in cattle, swine and poultry. It is highly soluble and specially formulated to stay in solution for easy administration through automatic water proportioners. May also be administered as a drench to treat individual animals. For oral use only in cattle, swine and poultry.
For Swine, Calves, and Turkeys:5 lb.: 2.52 oz. (two scoops) dissolved in 500 mL (approximately 17 fl oz.) of warm water will provide a stock solution of 100 mg of tetracycline hydrochloride activity per mL.
For Turkeys only: This stock solution when metered at approximately 1 oz. per gallon, will provide drinking water containing 2,957 mg of tetracycline hydrochloride activity per gallon.
The contents if two scoops are sufficient to deliver the recommended daily dosage levels as follows:
|At 25 mg/lb of body weight||2,040 total lbs of turkey to be medicated.|
|At 10 mg/lb of body weight||5,100 total lbs of swine or calves to be medicated.|
|Individual calf treatment||5 mL (1 measuring teaspoonful) twice daily for each 100 lb of body weight administered as a drench or by dose syringe.|
For Chickens and Turkeys: To arrive at the recommended dosages, use the enclosed contents of two scoops to prepare stock solutions as follows:
|200 mg/gallon||Dissolve 2 scoops (2.52 oz.) in 7,570 mL warm water (2 gallons)|
|400 mg/gallon||Dissolve 2 scoops (2.52 oz.) in 3,785 mL warm water (1 gallons)|
|800 mg/gallon||Dissolve 2 scoops (2.52 oz.) in 1,892mL warm water (0.5 gallons)|
These stock solutions should then be metered into drinking water at approximately 1 oz per gallon.
At 200 - 800 mg/gallon two scoops will provide 63.8 to 255 gallons of medicated drinking water.