Residue Free Guarantee

Our guarantee to you

EXCEDE® (ceftiofur crystalline free acid) Sterile Suspension is backed by the Zoetis Residue Free Guarantee™. Our ceftiofur products provide the assurance of zero milk discard and a known meat withdrawal time. This is the inherent promise of the Residue Free Guarantee*.

The Guarantee

The Residue Free Guarantee is our residue prevention promise to you. When you use these products according to label, you will not have to worry about a violative ceftiofur milk or meat residue. No other animal health company makes that promise. Confidently use EXCEDE and other leading Zoetis brands that are backed by our Residue Free Guarantee.

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Withdrawal Chart

Follow proper
withdrawal times

Ensuring that proper treatment withdrawal times have been followed is critical to residue avoidance. EXCEDE has the following milk and meat withdrawal times.

Varying from the labeled route of administration can greatly affect the length of the meat or milk withdrawal time and lead to violative residues.

Take the Avoid Residues Assessment

Important Safety Information: As with all drugs, the use of EXCEDE is contraindicated in animals with known allergy to ceftiofur or to the ß-lactam group (penicillins and cephalosporins) of antimicrobials. Though safe in cattle when properly administered, inadvertent intra-arterial injection is possible and fatal. EXCEDE has a pre-slaughter withdrawal time of 13 days following the last dose in cattle. Do not use in calves to be processed for veal.

*Residue Free Guarantee: If you use a Zoetis-branded ceftiofur product according to label indications and experience a violative ceftiofur milk or meat residue. Zoetis will compensate you for the beef market value of the animal or purchase the tan.ker of milk at fair market value. You must purchase the product from a Zoetis-approved supplier, use the product according to label indications, have documentation of the product purchase and treatment records, and have conducted training on appropriate use to ensure proper dose and route of administration of the product. Extra-label use as prescribed by a veterinarian is excluded from the guarantee. If you experience a ceftiofur residue violation after following label indications and the above steps, contact Zoetis VMIPS (Veterinary Medical Information and Product Support) at 855-4AH-Zoetis (855-424-7349) to report the situation.