Composition: Each tablet contains:
Oxytetracycline hydrochloride 539.6 mg (Eq. to Oxytetracycline base 500 mg).
Oxytetracycline is a broad-spectrum antibiotic with a bacteriostatic action. It is mainly active against
Gram-positiveas (Staphylococcus spp. & Streptococcus spp and Erysipelothrix spp.) and Gram negative
bacteria as (Salmonella spp. & Escherichia coli and Pasteurella spp), aerobic and anaerobic, as well as
against mycoplasma, the Chlamydia and Rickettsiae.
The oxytetracycline links reversibly to the ribosomal subunit 30S receptors,
the union between aminoacyl-tRNA to the site corresponding to the mRNA-ribosome complex massenger
. It results in an inhibition of the protein synthesis and inhibits bacterial growth.
Withdrawal times :
8 Bolus / Box