Label: SPECLINX 50- lincomycin spectinomycin powder

  • NDC Code(s): 61133-5802-1, 61133-5802-2
  • Packager: Bimeda, Inc.
  • Category: PRESCRIPTION ANIMAL DRUG LABEL

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  • DESCRIPTION

    SpecLinx-50®

    (lincomycin-spectinomycin soluble powder)

    FOR USE IN CHICKENS ONLY                                         Antibacterial and

                                                                                            Antimycoplasmal

    Water Soluble Powder

    CAUTION: Federal (USA) law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.

    This packet contains:

    Lincomycin hydrochloride

    Equivalent to lincomycin..............................................16.7 grams

    Spectinomycin dihydrochloride pentahydrate

    Equivalent to spectinomycin.........................................33.3 grams

                                             Total Antibiotic Activity......50.0 grams


    WARNING:  FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY

    KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

    Restricted Drug (California) - Use Only as Directed

    ANADA 200-380, Approved by FDA

    Net Weight: 2.65 oz (75 g)

  • INDICATIONS & USAGE

                                                                        DIRECTIONS FOR USE

    INDICATIONS AND USAGE: For use in chickens up to 7 days of age as an aid in the control of:
    Airsacculitis caused by either Mycoplasma synoviae or Mycoplasma gallisepticum susceptible to lincomycin-spectinomycin. 
    Complicated Chronic Respiratory Disease (Air Sac Infection) caused by Escherichia coli and M. gallisepticum susceptible to lincomycin-spectinomycin. 

  • DOSAGE & ADMINISTRATION

    DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION:

    DOSAGE: Provide 2 grams (g) antibiotic activity per gallon of drinking water. Administer as the sole source of water for the first 5 to 7 days of life.

    ADMINISTRATION:

     Amount of SpecLinx-50® Amount of Drinking Water
    1 packet

    25 gallons

    For proportioners delivering 1 ounce of solution per gallon of drinking water, dissolve contents of 5 packets in each gallon of proportioner solution.

    IMPORTANT: Chickens should consume water at the following approximate rate to insure intake of the required dose of lincomycin-spectinomycin indicated:

    Broilers and Layer Replacements (Light and Heavy)
    Age (Weeks)Daily Water Intake Gallons/1000Dosage Mg Antibiotic/Lb
    1550 - 65

  • PRECAUTIONS

    PRECAUTION: Discard medicated drinking water daily and replace with fresh medicated drinking water.

  • STORAGE AND HANDLING

    Store at controlled room temperature 20°C - 25°C (68°F - 77°F), with excursions permitted to 15°C - 30°C (59°F - 86°F).

  • PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL

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  • INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
    SPECLINX 50 
    lincomycin spectinomycin powder
    Product Information
    Product TypePRESCRIPTION ANIMAL DRUGItem Code (Source)NDC:61133-5802
    Route of AdministrationORAL
    Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
    Ingredient NameBasis of StrengthStrength
    SPECTINOMYCIN HYDROCHLORIDE (UNII: HWT06H303Z) (SPECTINOMYCIN - UNII:93AKI1U6QF) SPECTINOMYCIN33.3 g  in 75 g
    LINCOMYCIN HYDROCHLORIDE (UNII: M6T05Z2B68) (LINCOMYCIN - UNII:BOD072YW0F) LINCOMYCIN16.7 g  in 75 g
    Packaging
    #Item CodePackage DescriptionMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    1NDC:61133-5802-175 g in 1 POUCH
    2NDC:61133-5802-2375 g in 1 POUCH
    Marketing Information
    Marketing CategoryApplication Number or Monograph CitationMarketing Start DateMarketing End Date
    ANADAANADA20038006/07/2005
    Labeler - Bimeda, Inc. (060492923)
    Registrant - Bimeda, Inc. (060492923)
    Establishment
    NameAddressID/FEIBusiness Operations
    Bimeda, Inc.060492923manufacture