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Aureomycin®

Type A Medicated Article

AUREOMYCIN

Aureomycin® (chlortetracycline) is a Type A Medicated Article for disease control in chickens, including laying hens and turkeys.

  • Can be used in laying chickens. (Check product label for specific recommendations for therapeutic uses.)
  • Provides protection against a wide range of respiratory and enteric diseases
  • CAUTION: Federal law restricts medicated feed containing this veterinary feed directive (VFD) drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.
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    • For the control of infectious synovitis (Mycoplasma synoviae) in chickens and turkeys
    • For the control of chronic respiratory disease (CRD) and air sac infection (Mycoplasma gallisepticum, Escherichia coli) and the reduction of mortality due to E.coli in chickens
    • For the control of complicating bacterial organisms associated with bluecomb (transmissible enteritis; coronaviral enteritis) and hexamitiasis (Hexamita meleagridis) in turkeys
    • For the reduction of mortality due to paratyphoid (Salmonella typhimurium) turkey poults
    • For the control and treatment of fowl cholera caused by Pasteurella multocida in ducks
    • For the treatment of psittacosis caused by Chlamydia psittaci in psittacine birds
  • FDA Status:

    • Category I drug and does not require a feedmill license for manufacture of medicated feeds
    • Approved for use in combination with some products. See 21 CFR 558.128 for approved combination uses
    • CAUTION: Federal law restricts medicated feed containing this veterinary feed directive (VFD) drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.

    Packaging Information:

    • Aureomycin is packaged in a 50-pound, multiwall paper bag with protective barrier ply

     

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