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Aureomycin® 100 Granular, Aureomycin® 50 Granular, Aureomycin® 90 Granular, Aureomycin® 90 Meal VFD 048-761
Manufacturer:  Zoetis, Inc. Approved
    Feed Additive
Formulation: Type A medicated articles containing chlortetracycline calcium complex equivalent to 50g to 100 g chlortetracycline hydrochloride/lb.  
Warning: For use in dry feed only. Not for use in liquid medicated feeds.
Approved in: Chicken, all use classes; Ducks; Psittacine birds; Turkeys, excluding layers; Turkeys, poults; Calves, excluding veal calves; Cattle, beef, excluding veal calves; Cattle, non-lactating dairy; Sheep, breeding; Swine, all use classes; Swine, breeding
Ingredient(s): chlortetracycline (calcium)
Drug Class: Tetracyclines
Dose Form: Premix, type A
Tolerances:
Chicken, all use classes
Meat Withdrawal: Zero
Route(s): Oral
Indications:
- Use for the control of infectious synovitis caused by Mycoplasma synoviae susceptible to chlortetracycline. Feed continuously for 7 to 14 days at levels of 100 g to 200 g/ton.
- Use for the control of chronic respiratory disease (CRD) and air sac infection caused by Mycoplasma gallisepticum and Escherichia coli susceptible to chlortetracycline. Feed continuously for 7 to 14 days at levels of 200 g to 400 g/ton.
- Use for the reduction of mortality due to Escherichia coli infections susceptible to chlortetracycline. Feed 500 g/ton for 5 days.
Directions: See "Indications" for directions.
Further Info: No withdrawal period is required.
Ducks
Meat Withdrawal: Zero
Route(s): Oral
Indications: For the control and treatment of fowl cholera caused by Pasteurella multocida susceptible to chlortetracycline.
Directions: Feed at levels of 200 to 400/g/ton to provide 8 to 28 mg/lb bwt/day depending on age and severity of the disease.  Do not feed for more than 21 days.
Further Info: No withdrawal period is required. Do not feed to ducks producing eggs for human consumption.
Psittacine birds
Route(s): Oral
Indications: Use in cockatoos, macaws, and parrots suspected or known to be infected with psittacosis caused by Chlamydia psittaci sensitive to chlortetracycline.
Directions: Feed at levels of 10 mg/g of finished feed daily.  Feed continuously for 45 days.  Each bird should consume daily an amount of medicated feed equal to one fifth of its body weight.
Further Info: Psittacosis, avian chlamydiosis, or ornithosis is a reportable communicable disease, transmissible between wild and domestic birds, other animals, and man. Contact appropriate public health and regulatory officials.
Turkeys, excluding layers
Meat Withdrawal: Zero
Route(s): Oral
Indications:
Growing:
- Use for the control of infectious synovitis caused by Mycoplasma synoviae susceptible to chlortetracycline. Feed continuously at levels of 200 g/ton for 7 to 14 days.
- Use for the control of hexamitiasis caused by Hexamita meleagrides susceptible to chlortetracycline. Feed continuously at levels of 400 g/ton for 7 to 14 days.
- Use for the control of complicating bacterial organisms associated with bluecomb (transmissible enteritis, coronaviral enteritis) susceptible to chlortetracycline. Feed continuously to provide 25 mg/bwt daily, for 7 to 14 days.
Directions: See "Indications" for directions.
Further Info: No withdrawal period is required. Do not feed to turkeys producing eggs for human consumption.
Turkeys, poults
Route(s): Oral
Indications:
Not over 4 weeks of age:
Use as an aid in the reduction of mortality due to paratyphoid caused by Salmonella typhimurium susceptible to chlortetracycline; feed at levels of 400 g/ton.
Directions:
See "Indications" for directions.
Calves, excluding veal calves
Meat Withdrawal: Zero
Route(s): Oral
Indications:
Use for the treatment of bacterial enteritis caused by Escherichia coli and bacterial pneumonia caused by Pasteurella multocida organisms susceptible to chlortetracycline.
Directions:
Feed at levels to provide approximately 400 g/ton, varying with body weight and feed consumption to provide 10 mg/lb/day in feed.  Do not treat for more than 5 days.
Further Info: No withdrawal period is required. A withdrawal period has not been established for this product in pre-ruminating calves. Do not use in calves to be processed for veal.
Cattle, beef, excluding veal calves
Meat Withdrawal: Zero
Route(s): Oral
Indications:
- Use for the treatment of bacterial enteritis caused by Escherichia coli and bacterial pneumonia caused by Pasteurella multocida organisms susceptible to chlortetracycline. Feed at levels of 400 g/ton of feed to provide 10 mg/lb/day. Do not treat for more than 5 days.
- Use for the control of bacterial pneumonia associated with shipping fever complex caused by Pasteurella spp. susceptible to chlortetracycline, in beef cattle. Feed at levels of 350 mg/head/day.
- Use an aid in the control of active infection of anaplasmosis caused by Anaplasma marginale susceptible to chlortetracycline.  Feed continuously on a free-choice basis at a rate of 0.5 to 2.0 mg/lb bwt/day.  Manufacture for use in free-choice feeds must conform to 21 CFR 510.455.
under 700 lbs:
- Use for the control of active infection of anaplasmosis caused by Anaplasma marginale susceptible to chlortetracycline; feed at levels of 350 mg/head/day.
over 700 lbs:  
- Use for the control of active infection of anaplasmosis caused by Anaplasma marginale susceptible to chlortetracycline; feed at levels of 0.5 mg/lb bwt/day in feed.  
Growing (over 400 lbs):
Use for the reduction of the incidence of liver abscesses.  Feed at levels of 70 mg/head/day.
 
Directions: See "Indications" for directions.
Further Info: No withdrawal period is required. A withdrawal period has not been established for this product in pre-ruminating calves. Do not use in calves to be processed for veal.
Cattle, non-lactating dairy
Meat Withdrawal: Zero
Route(s): Oral
Indications:
- Use for the treatment of bacterial enteritis caused by Escherichia coli and bacterial pneumonia caused by Pasteurella multocida organisms susceptible to chlortetracycline. Feed at levels of 400 g/ton of feed to provide 10 mg/lb/day. Do not treat for more than 5 days.
- Use an aid in the control of active infection of anaplasmosis caused by Anaplasma marginale susceptible to chlortetracycline.  Feed continuously on a free-choice basis at a rate of 0.5 to 2.0 mg/lb bwt/day.  Manufacture for use in free-choice feeds must conform to 21 CFR 510.455.
Growing (over 400 lbs):
Use for the reduction of the incidence of liver abscesses.  Feed at levels of 70 mg/head/day.
Directions: See "Indications" for directions.
Further Info: No withdrawal period is required. A withdrawal period has not been established for this product in pre-ruminating calves. Do not use in calves to be processed for veal.
Sheep, breeding
Meat Withdrawal: Zero
Route(s): Oral
Indications:
Use as an aid in reducing the incidence of vibrionic abortion caused by Campylobacter fetus infection.
Directions:
Feed at levels of 80 mg/head/day. Feed continuously during pregnancy.
Further Info: No withdrawal period is required.
Swine, all use classes
Meat Withdrawal: Zero
Route(s): Oral
Indications:
- Use for the reduction of the incidence of cervical lymphadenitis (jowl abscesses) caused by Group E Streptococci susceptible to chlortetracycline; feed at levels of 50 g to 100 g/ton
- Use for the control of porcine proliferative enteropathies (ileitis) caused by Lawsonia intracellularis susceptible to chlortetracycline and for the treatment of bacterial enteritis caused by Escherichia coli and Salmonella choleraesuis and bacterial pneumonia caused by caused Pasteurella multocida susceptible to chlortetracycline. Feed approximately 400 g/t, varying with bwt and feed consumption to provide 10 mg/lb per day. Do not feed for not more than 14 days.
Directions: See "Indications" for directions.
Further Info: Chlortetracycline has a zero-day pre-slaughter withdrawal period in swine, as described in 21 CFR 558.128. No limitations are included in the CFR for this indication when using this product in this amount.
Swine, breeding
Meat Withdrawal: Zero
Route(s): Oral
Indications: Use for the control of leptospirosis (reducing the instances of abortion and shedding of leptospirae) caused by Leptospira pomona susceptible to chlortetracycline.
Directions:
Feed at levels of 400 g/ton. Do not feed for not more than 14 days.
Further Info: Chlortetracycline has a zero-day pre-slaughter withdrawal period in swine, as described in 21 CFR 558.128.

Last FDA Update: FR 12/27/16
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