Robenidine Hydrochloride – MIB #58

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Revised July 2017

Approved Brands

  1. Robenz Medicated Premix contains robenidine hydrochloride at 66 g/kg (Zoetis Canada Inc.)

Approved for use

In meal or pellet feed for broiler chickens; growing turkeys; or pellet feed for weaned and growing rabbits.

Approved claims

For broiler chickens – Claim 1
For growing turkeys – Claim 2
For weaned and growing rabbits – Claim 3

Claim 1: As an aid in the prevention of coccidiosis caused by Eimeria mitis, E. brunetti, E. tenella, E. acervulina, E. maxima, E. necatrix and E. praecox in broiler chickens.

Level of Drug:

33 mg/kg (0.0033%) of robenidine hydrochloride in the complete feed.

Directions:

Feed this medicated feed as the sole ration.

Warning:

  1. Treated chickens must not be slaughtered for use in food for at least 6 days after latest treatment with this medicated feed.
  2. Do not feed to laying hens, replacement chickens or breeding birds.
  3. Keep out of reach of children. (Required on premix and supplement labels only.)

Caution:

  1. Do not use this medicated feed for treatment of outbreaks of Coccidiosis.
  2. Consult a veterinarian or poultry pathologist if losses exceed 0.5% in a two day period.
  3. Follow directions carefully.

Claim 2: As an aid in the prevention of Coccidiosis in turkeys caused by Eimeria adenoeides, E. meleagrimitis and E. gallopavonis in growing turkeys.

Level of Drug:

33 mg/kg (0.0033%) of robenidine hydrochloride in the complete feed.

Directions:

Feed this medicated feed continuously as the sole ration from one day old to eight weeks of age.

Warning:

  1. Treated turkeys must not be slaughtered for use in food for at least 6 days after the latest treatment with this medicated feed.
  2. Do not feed replacement turkeys or breeding birds.
  3. Keep out of reach of children. (Required on premix and supplement labels only.)

Caution:

  1. Do not use this medicated feed for treatment of outbreaks of Coccidiosis.
  2. Consult a veterinarian or a poultry pathologist if losses exceed 0.5% in a two day period.
  3. Do not feed to turkeys over 8  weeks of age.
  4. Follow directions carefully.

Claim 3: As an aid in the prevention of coccidiosis caused by Eimeria magna, E. media and E. stiedae in weaned and growing rabbits.

Level of Drug:

50 mg/kg (0.005%) of robenidine hydrochloride in the complete feed.

Directions:

Feed continuously as the sole pelleted ration.

Warning:

  1. Treated rabbits must not be slaughtered for use in food for at least 6 days after the latest treatment with this medicated feed.
  2. Keep out of reach of children. (Required on premix and supplement labels only.)

Caution:

  1. Do not feed to breeding rabbits or pregnant does.
  2. Do not use this feed for treatment of outbreaks of Coccidiosis.
  3. Consult a veterinarian or veterinary pathologist if losses exceed 0.5% in a two day period.
  4. Follow directions carefully.

Accepted Compatibilities

Robenidine hydrochloride is compatible with the following drug/drug combinations. For details refer to the MIB as indicated.
MIB #Medicated ingredients For use in feeds for
34 Chlortetracycline hydrochloride at 110 mg/kg of the complete feed broiler chickens
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