ANADA #200-251, Approved by FDA.

Sulforal® Solution

Sulfadimethoxine

An oral solution for antibacterial treatment in chickens, turkeys, and cattle.

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Product Information

1 Gallon (3.8L) Sulforal Concentrated Solution 12.5%,
3.75 g. sulfadimethoxine/fl.oz.
Antibacterial for use in drinking water

FOR ORAL USE IN CHICKENS, TURKEYS, AND CATTLE

Broiler and Replacement Chickens – Use for the treatment of disease outbreaks of coccidiosis, fowl cholera, and infectious coryza.

Meat-producing Turkeys – Use for the treatment of disease outbreaks of coccidiosis and fowl cholera.

Dairy Calves, Dairy Heifers, and Beef Cattle – Use for the treatment of shipping fever complex and bacterial pneumonia associated with Pasteurella spp. sensitive to sulfadimethoxine; and calf diphtheria and foot rot associated with Fusobacterium necrophorum (Sphaerophorus necrophorus) sensitive to sulfadimethoxine.

DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION:

Chickens and Turkeys:

Treatment Period: 6 consecutive days

Recommended Concentration:

Chickens – 0.05%;
Turkeys – 0.025%

Chickens: Add 1 fl oz (30 mL) to 2 gallons of drinking water or 25 fl oz to 50 gallons of drinking water.

Turkeys: Add 1 fl oz (30 mL) to 4 gallons of drinking water or 25 fl oz to 100 gallons of drinking water.

Automatic Proportioners* Stock Solution – To make 2 gallons of stock solution:

Chickens: Add 1 gallon of Sulforal Concentrated Solution 12.5% to 1 gallon of water.

Turkeys: Add 2 quarts of Sulforal Concentrated Solution 12.5% to 6 quarts of water.

*Set proportioner to a feed rate of 1 fl. oz. of stock solution per gallon of water.

Dairy Calves, Dairy Heifers, and Beef Cattle:

Treatment Period: 5 consecutive days

Dosage: Initial dose of 25 mg/lb followed by four maintenance doses of 12.5 mg/lb/day.

Summer Administration Dosage recommendations for summer are based on an estimated water intake of 1 gallon of water for every 100 lb of body weight per day.

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Daily Drinking Water Supply                 Initial Dose                 Maintenance Dose

25 gallons                                                             1 pt (16 fl oz)                   1 cup (8 fl oz)
50 gallons                                                             1 qt (32 fl oz)                  1 pt (16 fl oz)
200 gallons                                                          1 gal (128 fl oz)               2 qt (64 fl oz)

Winter Administration Dosage recommendations for winter are based on an estimated water intake of 1 gallon of water for every 150 lb of body weight per day.

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Daily Drinking Water Supply                  Initial Dose                  Maintenance Dose

16 gallons                                                              1 pt (16 fl oz)                     1 cup (8 fl oz)
33 gallons                                                             1 qt (32 fl oz)                     1 pt (16 fl oz)
127 gallons                                                           1 gal (128 fl oz)                  2 qt (64 fl oz)

Individual Animal Treatment of Cattle: Sulforal Concentrated Solution 12.5% may be given as a drench. Administer using an initial dose of 25 mg/lb followed by 4 maintenance doses of 12.5 mg/lb/day. One fl oz will medicate one 150-lb initially and 1/2 fl oz will medicate one 150-lb on maintenance dose.

CAUTION:

Store at room temperature; if freezing occurs, thaw before using. Protect from light; direct sunlight may cause discoloration. Freezing or discoloration does not affect potency. Prepare a fresh stock solution daily.

Chickens and Turkeys – If animals show no improvement within 5 days, discontinue treatment and reevaluate diagnosis. Prepare a fresh stock solution daily. Handle the recommended dilutions (chickens 0.05% and turkeys 0.025%) as regular drinking water. Administer as sole source of drinking water and sulfonamide medication.

Chickens and turkeys that have survived fowl cholera outbreaks should not be kept for replacements or breeders.

Cattle – During treatment period, make certain that animals maintain adequate water intake. If animals show no improvement within 2 or 3 days, reevaluate diagnosis. Treatment should not be continued beyond 5 days.

WARNINGS:

Chickens and Turkeys – Withdraw 5 days before slaughter. Do not administer to chickens over 16 weeks (112 days) of age or to turkeys over 24 weeks (168 days) of age.

Cattle – Withdraw 7 days before slaughter. For dairy calves, dairy heifers and beef cattle only. A withdrawal period has not been established for this product in pre-ruminating calves.
Do Not Use in Calves to be Processed for Veal.

PROTECT FROM LIGHT

Store at controlled room temperature 15˚ to 30˚C (59˚ to 86˚F)

Restricted Drug — Use only as Directed (California)

NOT FOR HUMAN USE.
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

NDC

54925-034-11

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