Halofuginone hydrobromide - MIB #76

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Date Revised: 2006-09

Approved Brands

  1. STENOROL Premix contains halofuginone hydrobromide at 6 g/kg (Huvepharma)

Approved for use

In meal or pellet feed for broiler chickens.

Approved claims

For broiler chickens - Claim 1

Claim 1: As an aid in the prevention of coccidiosis in broiler chickens caused by Eimeria tenella, E. necatrix, E. acervulina, E. brunetti, E. mivati and E. maxima.

Level of Drug:

(0.0003%) 3 mg/kg halofuginone hydrobromide in complete broiler feed.

Directions:

Feed this medicated feed continuously as the sole ration from day one to five days prior to slaughter.

Warning:

  1. Treated chickens must not be slaughtered for use in food for at least 5 days after the latest treatment with this medicated feed.
  2. Do not feed to replacement, laying or breeding chickens.

Caution:

  1. Use only as recommended.
  2. A weight gain reduction may occur in broilers fed this medicated feed in the absence of coccidial exposure.
  3. Do not use in feeds containing pellet binding agents (To appear on premix and supplement labels only).
  4. Do not use this medicated feed for the treatment of outbreaks of coccidiosis.
  5. Consult a veterinarian or poultry pathologist if losses exceed 0.5% in a two day period.

Accepted Compatibilities

Halofuginone hydrobromide is compatible with the following drug/drug combinations. For details refer to the MIB as indicated.
Number Medicated ingredients For use in feed for
1. Bambermycins (MIB #10.12) broiler chickens
2. Virginiamycin (MIB #10.11) broiler chickens
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