Lincol 15%

Properties:

Aprapharma: contains Apramycin which is a broad-spectrum aminocyclitol antibiotic produced by a strain of Streptomyces tenebrarius.

Aprapharma is bactericidal at minimum inhibitory concentrations.     

Aprapharma is effective against both Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacteria and some strains of mycoplasma at concentrations of 16 µg/ml or less.  It is effective against most field strains of Escherichia coli and salmonellae.

Composition:

Each 84 gm contains:

Apramycin …………………………………………………………………………………50gm

Target species:

Aprapharma: is indicated for use in calves, pigs and chickens.

Indications:

Aprapharma is indicated for the treatment of bacterial enteritis associated with organisms susceptible to apramycin in pigs, colibacillosis and salmonellosis in calves Escherichia coli septicaemia in young chickens.

Dosage & Route of administration:

Route of administration: orally via drinking water

For whole product :

Calves: 3.3-6.7 gm Aprapharma per 100 kg of body weight, in the drinking water, milk or milk replacer for 5 days.

Chickens: 3.3 – 4.2 gm Aprapharma per 100 kg body weight, this is achieved by adding 84 gm Aprapharma per 100 to 200 liters of drinking water for 5 days.

Warning& Precaution:
  1. The medicated water should be used as a sole source of drinking.
  2. The medicated water should be consumed within 24 hours.
Contra – Indication:

Do not use in cases of known hypersensitivity to apramycin.

Do not use in cats.

Side Effects:

No side effects when used with the recommended doses.

Withdrawal time:

Pigs: Meat: 14 days

Calves: Meat: 28 days

Chickens: Meat: 7 days

Do not use in laying chickens when eggs are intended for human consumption.

Storage:

Stored at  temperature not exceed  30 C˚.