Colistin is an antibiotic with bactericidal action against Gram-negative bacteria like E. coli, Haemophilus and Salmonella spp.

In veterinary medicine, MAICOL 240 is typically administered orally to cattle, pigs, and poultry. It is used to treat gastrointestinal infections caused by colistin sensitive microorganisms like E. coli, Haemophilus and Salmonella spp. in calves, goats, sheep, poultry and swine.

Each 1 ml contains:
Colistin 240 mg

For oral administration via drinking water.
Calves, goats and sheep: Twice daily 1 ml per 40 kg bodyweight for 5-7 days.
Poultry and swine: 1 litre per 2000-4000 litres of drinking water for 5-7 days.
Note: for pre-ruminant calves and lambs only.

Poultry: 7 days.
Calves and pigs: 7 days.