Dosage form: Injectable solution
Composition: Oxytetracycline hydrochloride 200 mg/ml. A single intramuscular injection of 1 ml/10 kg live body mass provides sufficient oxytetracycline blood levels for 3 to 5 days
Hi-Tet 200 LA Gold is recommended for the treatment of infections caused by oxytetracycline sensitive organisms.
Hi-Tet 200 LA Gold is recommended wherever prolonged antibiotic treatment is indicated, or where for practical reasons, daily handling of animals is not feasible.
• The meat of treated animals may not be used for human consumption within 28 days of the last treatment.
• Milk from treated animals must not be used for human consumption within 6 days of the last treatment.
• Use only in cattle, sheep, goats and pigs.
• Do not administer intravenously.
• Do not mix with other injectable solutions.
• Keep out of reach of children, uninformed persons and animals.
• Although this remedy has been tested under a large variety of conditions, failure thereof may ensue as a result of a wide range of reasons. If this is suspected, seek veterinary advice and notify the registration holder.
• No more than 20 ml should be injected at any one site
Temporary swelling may occur at the injection site.
Directions for use: Use only as directed.
Do not inject intravenously. A single intramuscular injection at 20 mg oxytetracycline per kg live body mass (1 ml/10 kg) provides sustained blood levels for 3 to 5 days. In the case of severe infections, the treatment may be repeated after 72 hours.
Cattle: 1 ml/10 kg live body mass by deep intramuscular injection.
Sheep and goats: 1 ml/10 kg live body mass by deep intramuscular injection. In sheep and goats over 50 kg, it is recommended that the dose be divided and administered into 2 injection sites.
Pigs: In pigs weighing up to 10 kg, administer 1 ml deep intramuscularly in the neck behind the ear. In heavier animals, administer 1 ml/10 kg by deep intramuscular injection in the neck. In pigs over 100 kg it is recommended that the dose be divided and administered into 2 injection sites.
NB: For rapid recovery a prompt and accurate diagnosis is essential. It is, therefore always advisable to consult your veterinarian for a correct diagnosis.
Storage instructions: Store in a cool, dark place.