Colimixin G Water Soluble Powder

Colimixin G – Water Soluble Powder
Colistin Sulfate 550MIU

Composition:
Each Kg contains
Colistin Sulfate – 550MIU

Description:
Colistin belongs to the polymyxins group of antibiotic with bactericidal action especially against Gram-negative bacteria like E. coli, Haemophilus and Salmonella spp. It is absorbed poorly after oral administration and serum concentrations are generally undetectable in target species. Orally administered colistin is eliminated almost totally in faeces.

Indications:
Colimixin G is indicated in Gastrointestinal infections caused by colistin sensitive bacteria like E. coli, Haemophilus and Salmonella spp. in calves, goats, poultry & sheep.

Contra indications:
Should not be administered in cases of
– Hypersensitivity to colistin.
– animals with a seriously impaired renal function.
– animals with an active microbial digestion.

Side effects:
Renal dysfunction, neurotoxicity and neuromuscular blockade may occur.

Dosage:
For oral administration:

Calves, goats and sheep:
Twice daily 1 g per 80 kg body weight for 5 – 7 days.

Poultry:
1g per 4 – 8 litres of drinking water or 2 – 4 kg of feed for 5 – 7 days.

Withdrawal times:
– For meat and offal: 9 days.

Packaging:
Jar of 1000g
Jar of 500g

Special Note:
Only sufficient medicated drinking water should be prepared to cover daily requirements. Medicated drinking water should be replaced every 24 hours.

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