OKSIMED contains oxytetracycline that acts bacteriostatic against a largenumber of Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria.
OKSIMED acts bacteriostatic against a large number of Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria like Mycoplasma, Rickettsia and Chlamydia spp.
In veterinary medicine, OKSIMED 50% powder is typically administered orally to cattle, pigs, and poultry. It is used to treatment of gastrointestinal and respiratory infections caused by oxytetracycline sensitive bacteria like Bordetella, Bacillus, Corynebacterium, Campylobacter, E. coli, Haemophilus, Pasteurella, Salmonella, Staphylococcus and Streptococcus spp. and Mycoplasma, Rickettsia and Chlamydia spp. in calves, goats, poultry, sheep and swine.
Each 1 gm contains:
Oxytetracycline 500 mg
For oral administration:
Poultry and swine: 1 kg per 2000 litres of drinking water for 3-5 days.
Calves, goats and sheep: Twice daily 1 g per 20-40 kg bodyweight for 3-5 days.
Note: for pre-ruminant calves and lambs only.