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Deccox®

Type A Medicated Article

Deccox® (decoquinate) is a Type A Medicated Article for the prevention of coccidiosis in broilers. Deccox contains 27.2 grams (6%) of decoquinate per pound of premix.

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  • • Synthetic anticoccidial developed specifically for coccidiosis prevention in broiler chickens

    • Broad-spectrum nonantibiotic; kills coccidia early in the stage of development1,2

    • Helps improve flock performance by preventing losses from coccidiosis when used during one cycle each year3

    • Component of anticoccidial rotation programs1,2

    • Prevention of coccidiosis with Deccox, a synthetic anticoccidial, reduces the use of ionophores, which, in turn, can help reduce gangrenous dermatitis incidence4  References: 1 McDougald LR. Chemotherapy of coccidiosis. In: Long PL, ed. The Biology of the Coccidia. Baltimore: University Park Press,1982;373-427. 2 McDougald LR, Roberson EL. Antiprotozoan drugs. In: Booth NH, McDonald LE, eds. Veterinary Pharmacology and Therapeutics. Ames, Iowa: Iowa State Press, 1988;950-968. 3 Lillehoj HS. Functional genomics approaches to study host pathogen interactions to mucosal pathogens, in Proceedings. Korean Society of Poultry Science Meeting, Suwon, Korea 2006. 4 Lee KW, Lillehoj HS, Jang SI, et al. Effects of coccidiosis control programs on antibody levels against selected pathogens and serum nitric oxide levels in broiler chickens. J Appl Poultry Res. 2011;20(2):143-152.

  • Thoroughly mix one (1) pound of Deccox® in each ton of complete ration. Must be mixed with other ingredients before feeding. Mixing and conveying equipment should be properly grounded.

  • For the prevention of coccidiosis in broiler chickens caused by Eimeria tenella, E. necatrix, E. acervulina, E. mivati, E. maxima and E. brunetti.

  • Store in a protected location, avoid excessive heat and keep package closed to avoid contamination.

    • Do not use in feeds containing bentonite.
    • Do not feed to laying chickens.
    • Not for human use.
    • No withdrawal is required prior to slaughter.

IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION: 

Do not use DECCOX in cows, sheep or goats producing milk for food. 

Do not use in laying chickens.

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