Item Number: LINCOSOL
Linco-Sol 400 mg/g powder for use in drinking water for pigs and chickens 150g.
Treatment of infection caused by mycoplasma and bacteria susceptible to lincomycin for example:
Pigs: swine dysentery caused by Brachyspira hyodysenteriae and mycoplasma pneumonia associated with Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae.
Chicken: necrotic enteritis caused by Clostridium perfringens
Amounts to be administered and administration route
Swine dysentery: the daily dose is 10 mg lincomycin per kg of body weight for 10 days "or at least 5 days after clinical signs disappear".
Mycoplasma pneumonia: 10 mg lincomycin per kg of body weight for 21 days.
Necrotic enteritis caused by Clostridium perfringens: the daily dose is 5 mg lincomycin per kg of body weight for 7 days.
To be administered orally, in the drinking water.
The product should be administered continuously in the drinking water. In pigs, administration of 33 mg lincomycin per litre containing to the completion of drinking water by dissolving 100 g of product in 1200 litres of water. When using a water proportioner, prepare a stock solution by dissolving 100 g of product in 12 litres of water. Set the proportioner to deliver 10 ml of stock solution per litre of drinking water.
The concentration to be used depends on the actual body weight and the water consumption of the animals and can be calculated as follows:
Average chicken body weight (kg)
Average daily water intake (litre/animal)
To ensure a correct dosage body weight should be determined as accurately as possible. The intake of medicated water depends on the clinical condition of the animals. In order to obtain the correct dosage the concentration of Lincomycin has to be adjusted accordingly.
The medicated water should be the only source of drinking water, throughout the treatment period. Medicated water should be refreshed every 24 hours.
Nature and composition of immediate packaging:
150 g polypropylene container with polypropylene lid and inner bag of LDPE.
1.5 kg polypropylene container with polypropylene lid and inner bag of LDPE.
5 kg polypropylene container with polypropylene lid and inner bag of LDPE.
Not all pack sizes may be marketed.
LINCOSOL: Data Sheet