Label: BMD 60- bacitracin methylene disalicylate granule

  • Category: OTC TYPE A MEDICATED ARTICLE ANIMAL DRUG LABEL

Drug Label Information

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  • SPL UNCLASSIFIED SECTION

    Bacitracin Methylene Disalicylate
    Type A Medicated Article
    Antibacterial

    For supplementing rations of swine, chickens, turkeys, pheasants, quail and feedlot beef cattle

  • Active drug ingredient

    Each pound contains feed grade bacitracin methylene disalicylate equivalent to 60 grams bacitracin (Master Standard).

  • Composition

    A dried precipitated fermentation product obtained by culturing B. licheniformis Tracy on media adapted for microbiological production of bacitracin; calcium carbonate.

  • PURPOSE

    For manufacturing medicated poultry and livestock feeds only

  • Mixing directions

    Prepare an intermediate premix containing 5 grams per pound by mixing 1.0 lb of BMD 60 with 11.0 lbs of a feed ingredient(s) or a portion of the non-medicated feed. Then add 0.8 to 50 lbs of intermediate premix per ton of finished feed.

  • VETERINARY INDICATIONS

     Species Grams bacitracin
    per ton of feed
     Indications for Use
     Growing/finishing swine 10 - 30 For increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency.
        
     250 For control of swine dysentery (bloody scours) associated with Brachyspira hyodysenteriae in pigs up to 250 lbs body weight. Feed 250 grams per ton of complete feed on premises with a history of swine dysentery, but where signs of the disease have not yet occurred or following an approved treatment of the disease condition.
        
      The 250 g/ton level will provide 5 to 7 mg/lb in swine weighing 40 to 250 lbs.
        
      CAUTION: Diagnosis should be confirmed by a veterinarian when results are not satisfactory. Feed containing an approved level of bacitracin methylene disalicylate should be the sole ration.
     Pregnant sows 250 For control of clostridial enteritis caused by C. perfringens in suckling piglets when fed to sows from 14 days before through 21 days after farrowing on premises with a history of clostridial scours.
        
      CAUTION: Diagnosis should be confirmed by a veterinarian when results are not satisfactory. Feed containing an approved level of bacitracin methylene disalicylate should be the sole ration.
     Broiler and replacement chickens 4 - 50 For increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency.
        
     50 As an aid in prevention of necrotic enteritis caused or complicated by Clostridium spp. or other organisms susceptible to bacitracin methylene disalicylate.
        
     100 - 200 As an aid in control of necrotic enteritis caused or complicated by Clostridium spp. or other organisms susceptible to bacitracin methylene disalicylate.
        
      CAUTION: To control a necrotic enteritis outbreak, start medication at the first clinical signs of disease. The dosage range permitted provides for different levels based on severity of the infection. Consult a poultry diagnostic laboratory or pathologist to determine the diagnosis and advice regarding the optimal level of drug. Administer continuously for 5 - 7 days or as long as clinical signs persist, and then reduce medication to prevention level (50 g/ton).
     Laying hens 10 - 25 For increased egg production and improved feed efficiency during the first seven months of production.
     Growing turkeys 4 - 50 For increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency.
        
     200 As an aid in control of transmissible enteritis in growing turkeys complicated by organisms susceptible to bacitracin methylene disalicylate.
     Pheasants 4 - 50 For increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency.
     Quail 5 - 20 For increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency in quail not over 5 weeks of age.
        
     Feedlot beef cattle mg/head/day 
     70
    (continuously)
     For reduction in the number of liver condemnations due to abscesses in feedlot beef cattle.
     250
    (5 days in 30)
     For reduction in the number of liver condemnations due to abscesses in feedlot beef cattle.
  • SPL UNCLASSIFIED SECTION

    Note: Where minimum levels are shown, increase the antibiotic concentration within approved range when necessary to fit the feeding program, and to ensure adequate levels of antibiotic in the complete ration.

    Restricted Drug (California) - Use only as directed.

    Not for human use.

    For Use in Dry Feeds Only.

    Not for Use in Liquid Medicated Feeds.

    Store below 25°C (77°F), excursions permitted to 37°C (99°F).

    NADA 46-592, Approved by FDA

  • SPL UNCLASSIFIED SECTION

    Distributed by:

    Zoetis Inc.

    Kalamazoo, MI 49007

    Net wt 50 LB (22.68 kg)

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  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 22.68 kg Bag Label

    MD®
    60

    Bacitracin Methylene Disalicylate
    Type A Medicated Article
    Antibacterial

    Net wt 50 LB (22.68 kg)

     Zoetis

    BMD®
    60

      

     

    BMD 60 Label Bag

    BMD 60 Label Bag

  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    BMD  60
    bacitracin methylene disalicylate granule
    Product Information
    Product TypeOTC TYPE A MEDICATED ARTICLE ANIMAL DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:54771-1602
    Route of AdministrationORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    BACITRACIN METHYLENEDISALICYLATE (UNII: JGV6OJ52FT) (BACITRACIN - UNII:58H6RWO52I) BACITRACIN METHYLENEDISALICYLATE60 g  in 0.45 kg
    Inactive Ingredients
    Ingredient NameStrength
    CALCIUM CARBONATE (UNII: H0G9379FGK)  
    Product Characteristics
    ColorGRAY (Gray to Brown) Score    
    ShapeSize
    FlavorImprint Code
    Contains    
    Packaging
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:54771-1602-122.68 kg in 1 BAG
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    NADANADA04659201/01/2009
    Labeler - Zoetis Inc. (828851555)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    Zoetis LLC099219842API MANUFACTURE, MANUFACTURE