Techmulin 2.5% Premix

Techmulin 2.5% Premix

Contains 25 g/kg tiamulin hydrogen fumarate for pigs and poultry

Features

  • Acts against gram negative bacteria (including Lawsonia spp.)
  • Acts against most gram positive bacteria (including Staphylococci and Streptococci)
  • Active against Mycoplasma gallisepticum and Mycoplasma synoviae
  • Tiamulin is unrelated to other antibiotic families and is used only in animal medicine

Benefits

  • Effective bacteriostatic activity, including Lawsonia intracellularis
  • Prevents dysentery (bloody diarrhoea) in pigs
  • Leading antibiotic to treat and control mycoplasma in poultry

Description

Contains 25 g/kg tiamulin hydrogen fumarate

Pack Sizes

Available in 20kg bags

Action

Tiamulin hydrogen fumarate achieves bacteriostatic effects by interfering with microbial protein metabolism. It is clinically effective against pathogenic mycoplasma organisms and some Gram negative organisms.

Indication

For control and treatment of swine enzootic (mycoplasmal) pneumonia and control, prevention and treatment of swine dysentery in pigs.
For control and treatment of chronic respiratory disease in poultry.

Dosage

Pigs:
Swine Enzootic (Mycoplasmal) Pneumonia control (Maintenance of weight gain): During a period of risk, 1.25 - 1.6 kg of Techmulin 2.5% Premix per 1000kg of ready-for-use feed administered continuously for 10 days.
Swine Dysentery:
Prevention: The dosage is 1.25 - 1.6 kg of Techmulin 2.5% Premix per 1,000kg of ready-for-use feed administered continuously during the risk period. Administer to pigs with a history of dysentery but which do not show clinical signs of disease.
Treatment: The dosage is 4kg Techmulin 2.5% Premix per 1,000kg of ready-for-use feed administered continuously for 5 days.
Poultry:
Chronic Respiratory Disease:
Control: The dosage of 0.6kg Techmulin 2.5% Premix per 1,000kg of ready-for-use feed administered continuously during laying period.
Treatment: The dosage is 2kg Techmulin 2.5% Premix per 1,000kg of ready-for-use feed administered continuously for 5 - 7 days every 28 days.

Contraindication

Do not administer to chickens receiving the ionophore coccidiostats monensin, narasin or salinomycin. 

Withholding times

Pigs producing meat and offal for human consumption must not be slaughtered during or within 5 days of the last treatment.
Poultry producing meat for human consumption must not be slaughtered during or within 3 days of the last treatment.

Special Precautions

Do not administer to chickens receiving the coccidiostats maduramycin, monensin, narasin, or salinomycin

Human First Aid, Symptoms of Poisoning

Techmulin 2.5% Premix SDS

Other

Store in original container, in a cool, dry place below 30°C, avoiding direct sunlight.
Restricted Veterinary Medicine, ACVM Registration Number A04209

Associated Documents

Techmulin 2.5% Premix Label