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SULPHADIMIDINE SODIUM

  

Composition

Contains per g:
Sulphadimidine sodium 1,000 mg

Description

Sulphadimidine sodium is a chemotherapeutic with bacteriostatic action against many Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria and against certain protozoa like Eimeria and Isospora spp.

Indications

Sulphadimidine sodium is indicated for gastrointestinal, respiratory and urogenital infections caused by micro-organisms sensitive to sulphadimidine, like E. coli, Staphylococcus, Streptococcus and Pasteurella spp. in foals, cattle, calves, pigs, sheep, goats and poultry and Coccidiosis caused by Eimera spp. in poultry.

Contra-indications

Do not administer to animals hypersensitive to sulphonamides, or to animals with a severe impaired liver or kidney function. Do not use in layers producing eggs for human consumption or in animals in lactation if milk is intended for human consumption.

Side-effects

Digestion disturbances, diarrhoea, suppression of immune system, infertility in males, degeneration of peripheral nerves, bleedings.

Dosage and administration

For oral administration via feed or drinking water.
Cattle, calves : 5 - 10 g per 100 kg bodyweight daily, during 3 - 5 days.
Sheep, goats : 0.5 - 1 g per 10 kg bodyweight daily, during 3 - 5 days.
Foals : 0.15 - 0.30 g per 10 kg bodyweight daily, during 3 - 5 days.
Pigs : 200 g per 1,000 kg of feed during 2 - 10 weeks, and 400 g per 1,000 kg of feed during 2 - 10
weeks for pigs with acute infections (for treatment of atrophic rhinitis, pneumonia).
Poultry : The general dose is 100 g per 200 litres of drinking water during 3 days, or according to the 3-2-3
scheme: 3 days on, 2 days off, 3 days on.
Mixed with feed the product should be used immediately. Medicated drinking water should be used within 24 hours.

Withdrawal period

Meat: Pigs, ruminants : 21 days
Poultry : 10 days

Storage

Store in a dry, dark place between 2 °C and 25 °C.
Store in closed packing.
Keep medicine away from children.

Packing

PE-Pharma jar of 500 / 1,000 g (12 jars per box).
Bucket of 3 / 5 kg.
Container of 25 kg.

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