Nicarbazin - MIB #9

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Date Revised: 2009-03

Approved Brands

  1. Nicarb 25% Premix contains nicarbazin at 250 g/kg (Huvepharma Inc.)

Approved for use

In meal or pellet feed for chickens.

Approved Claims

For chickens - Claim 1, 2, 3, 4

Claim 1: As an aid in preventing deaths from Coccidiosis in chickens under conditions of mild exposure.

Level of Drug:

100-125 mg/kg (0.01-0.0125%) of complete feed.

Directions:

Feed as the sole ration.

Warning:

  1. Discontinue the use of this medicated feed at least 4 days before treated chickens are slaughtered for use in food.
  2. Do not feed to laying or breeder hens in production.

Caution:

  1. Do not use this medicated feed for the treatment of outbreaks of Coccidiosis.
  2. If unexpected deaths occur obtain a laboratory diagnosis and follow poultry pathologist's instructions.

Claim 2: As an aid in preventing deaths from Coccidiosis in chickens.

Level of Drug:

125-150 mg/kg (0.0125-0.015%) of complete feed.

Directions:

Feed as the sole ration.

Warning:

  1. Discontinue the use of this medicated feed at least 4 days before treated chickens are slaughtered for use in food.
  2. Do not feed to laying or breeder hens in production.

Caution:

  1. Do not use this medicated feed for the treatment of outbreaks of Coccidiosis.
  2. If unexpected deaths occur obtain a laboratory diagnosis and follow poultry pathologist's instructions.

Claim 3: In starter and grower feeds as an aid in preventing deaths from Coccidiosis in chickens up to 12 weeks of age.

Level of Drug:

200 mg/kg (0.02%) of complete feed.

Directions:

Feed as the sole ration.

Warning:

  1. Discontinue the use of this medicated feed at least 4 days before treated chickens are slaughtered for use in food.
  2. Do not feed to laying or breeder hens in production.

Caution:

  1. Do not use this medicated feed for the treatment of outbreaks of Coccidiosis.
  2. If unexpected deaths occur obtain a laboratory diagnosis and follow poultry pathologist's instructions.

Claim 4: As an aid in preventing deaths from Coccidiosis in replacement chickens after 8 weeks of age until birds are removed to laying house.

Level of Drug:

80 mg/kg (0.008%) of complete feed.

Directions:

Feed as the sole ration.

Warning:

  1. Discontinue the use of this medicated feed at least 4 days before treated chickens are slaughtered for use in food.
  2. Do not feed to laying or breeder hens in production.

Caution:

  1. Do not use this medicated feed for the treatment of outbreaks of Coccidiosis.
  2. If unexpected deaths occur obtain a laboratory diagnosis and follow poultry pathologist's instructions.

Accepted Compatibilities

Nicarbazin is compatible with the following drug/drug combinations. For details refer to the MIB as indicated.

This table contains information on Accepted Compatibilities of Nicarbazin.
Number Medicated ingredients For use in feed for
1. Bacitracins (Zinc or Methylene disalicylate) (MIB #10.2) chickens
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