Lincofeed 4.4%

Description

The combination of lincomycin and spectinomycin acts is additive and in some cases synergistic.
Spectinomycin acts mainly against Mycoplasma spp. and Gram-negative bacteria like E. coli and Pasteurella and Salmonella spp. Lincomycin acts mainly against Mycoplasma spp., Treponema spp., Campylobacter spp. and Gram-positive bacteria like Staphylococcus, Streptococcus, Corynebacterium spp. and Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae. Cross-resistance of lincomycin with macrolides may occur.

Indication

For treatment and control of swine dysentery and mycoplasmal pneumonia.

Dosage

Control of swine dysentery: Add 1 kg to 1000 kg of feed as the sole ration throughout the period of risk.

Treatment of swine dysentery: Add 2.5 kg to 1000 kg of feed as the sole ration for three weeks or until clinical signs of disease (watery, mucoid or bloody stools) disappear.

Treatment and control of mycoplasmal pneumonia: Add 5 kg to 1000 kg of feed as the sole ration for three weeks or until clinical signs of disease disappear.

Suitable for     
Product Type Feed additive
Content

Lincomycin (as HCl) 44g per kg

Packing 25kg