Norbrook Noromycin 300 LA 250mL

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  • Sterile, ready to use
  • Broad-spectrum antibiotic oxytetracycline dihydrate
  • Oxytetracycline is an antimicrobial agent that is effective in treatment of a wide range of diseases caused by susceptible gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria
  • Intended for use in cattle treatment for the following diseases when due to oxytetracycline-susceptible organisms:
    • Pneumonia
    • Shipping fever
    • Infectious bovine keratoconjunctivitis (pink eye)
    • Foot-rot
    • Diphtheria
    • Bacterial enteritis (scours)
    • Wooden tongue
    • Leptospirosis
    • Wound infections
    • Acute metritis
  • Indicated for use in swine treatment for:
    • Bacterial enteritis (scours, colibacillosis)
    • Pneumonia
    • Leptospirosis
    • Aid in control of infectious enteritis (baby pig scours, colibacillosis) in suckling pigs
  • Store at room temperature, 59-86°F (15-30°C). Keep from freezing
  • 250mL
  • 6012210670

Presentation

NOROMYCIN 300 LA is a sterile, ready to use solution of thebroad-spectrum antibiotic oxytetracycline dihydrate. Oxytetracycline isan antimicrobial agent that is effective in treatment of a wide range of diseases caused by susceptible gram-positive and gram-negativebacteria.

Uses

NOROMYCIN 300 LA is intended for use in treatment for the following diseases when due to oxytetracycline-susceptible organisms:
Beef cattle, non-lactating dairy cattle, calves, including pre-ruminating (veal) calves:
NOROMYCIN 300 LA is indicated in the treatment of pneumonia and shippingfever complex associated with Pasteurella spp., and Histophilus spp.NOROMYCIN 300 LA is indicated for the treatment of infectious bovinekeratoconjunctivitis (pink eye) caused by Moraxella bovis, foot-rot anddiphtheria caused by Fusobacterium necrophorum; bacterial enteritis(scours) caused by Escherichia coli; wooden tongue caused byActinobacillus lignieresii; leptospirosis caused by Leptospira pomona;and wound infections and acute metritis caused by strains ofstaphylococcal and streptococcal organisms sensitive to oxytetracycline.

Swine:
NOROMYCIN 300 LA is indicated in the treatment of bacterial enteritis(scours, colibacillosis) caused by Escherichia coli; pneumonia caused byPasteurella multocida; and leptospirosis caused by Leptospira pomona.
In sows NOROMYCIN 300 LA is indicated as an aid in control of infectiousenteritis (baby pig scours, colibacillosis) in suckling pigs caused byEscherichia coli.

Dosage & Administration

Beef cattle, non-lactating dairy cattle, calves, including pre-ruminating (veal) calves:
A single dosage of 9 mg of oxytetracycline per pound of bodyweightadministered intramuscularly or subcutaneously is recommended in thetreatment of the following conditions:

(1) Bacterial pneumonia caused by Pasteurella spp (shipping fever) incalves and yearlings where retreatment is impractical due to husbandryconditions, such as cattle on range, or where their repeated restraintis inadvisable.
(2) Infectious bovine kertaconjunctivitis (pink eye) caused by Moraxella bovis.

For other indications NOROMYCIN 300 LA is to be administeredintramuscularly, subcutaneously or intravenously at a level of 3 to 5 mgof oxytetracycline per pound of bodyweight per day. In treatment offoot-rot and advanced cases of other indicated diseases, a dosage levelof 5 mg per pound of bodyweight per day is recommended. Treatment should be continued 24 to 48 hours following remission of disease signs, however, not to exceed a total of four (4) consecutive days. Ifimprovement is not noted within 24 to 48 hours of the beginning oftreatment, diagnosis and therapy should be re-evaluated by aveterinarian.

Do not administer intramuscularly in the neck of small calves due to lack of sufficient muscle mass.
Use extreme care when administering this product by intravenousinjection. Perivascular injection or leakage from an intravenousinjection may cause severe swelling at the injection site.

Swine:
A single dosage of 9 mg of oxytetracycline per pound of bodyweightadministered intramuscularly is recommended in the treatment ofbacterial pneumonia caused by Pasteurella multocida in swine, whereretreatment is impractical due to husbandry conditions or where repeatedrestraint is inadvisable.
NOROMYCIN 300 LA can also be administered by intramuscular injection
at a level of 3 to 5 mg of oxytetracycline per pound of bodyweight per
day. Treatment should be continued 24 to 48 hours following remission
of disease signs; however, not to exceed a total of four (4) consecutive
days. If improvement is not noted within 24 to 48 hours of the beginning
of treatment, diagnosis and therapy should be re-evaluated by a
veterinarian.
For sows, administer once intramuscularly 3 mg of oxytetracycline perpound of bodyweight approximately eight (8) hours before farrowing orimmediately after completion of farrowing as an aid in the control ofinfectious enteritis in baby pigs.
For swine weighing 25 lbs of bodyweight and under, NOROMYCIN 300 LA
should be administered undiluted for treatment at 9 mg/

Withdrawal Period

Meat: 28 days
Milk: Not for use in lactating dairy animals.

Contraindictions, Warnings etc

Rapid intravenous administration may result in animal collapse.Oxytetracycline should be administered intravenously slowly over aperiod of at least 5 minutes.

CAUTION:
Intramuscular or subcutaneous injection may result in local tissuereactions which persists beyond the slaughter withdrawal period. Thismay result in trim loss of edible tissue at slaughter. Intramuscularinjection in the rump area may cause mild temporary lameness associatedwith swelling at the injection site. Subcutaneous injection in the neckarea may cause swelling at the injection site.

Pharmaceutical Precautions

Store at room temperature, 59-86°F (15-30°C). Keep from freezing.