ANTIBIOTIC PREMIX

Tiadem 10%

tiamulin hydrogen fumarate 100 mg/g, premix for medicated feed for pigs and poultry.

Formula

TIADEM 10% -premix is a white to slightly yellowish powder containing 1 gram per:

Active substance:

Tiamulin hydrogen fumarate ………………… … ……….… .. …… …. 100 mg
Excipient (corn starch) qs.ad. …………… .. ……. …………. 1 g

Target species

Poultry and pigs.

Indications

In poultry is indicated for the treatment of infections caused by susceptible bacteria of the genera: Staphylococcus, Streptococcus, Corynebacterium, Fusobacterium, Clostridium, Mycoplasma, Actinobacillus, Haemophillus, Campylobacter,  Chlamydia, Rickettsia, Borellia anserina and some strains of Pasteurella.

In pigs is indicated for the treatment of infections caused by susceptible bacteria of the genera: Staphylococcus, Streptococcus, Bacillus, Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae, Corynebacterium, Fusobacterium Haemophillus, Brucella, Clostridium, Mycoplasma, Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae, Haemophillus, Listeria, Campylobacter, Serpulina (Brachispira) hyodisenteriae, Leptospira, Rickettsia and some strains of Pasteurella.

Administration

In poultry: the product is administered via feed in dosage of 64-80 mg Tiamulin 10%-premix/kg body weight/day, for 3-5 consecutive days.

In pigs: the product is administered via feed in dosage of  64-80 mg Tiamulin 10%-premix/kg body weight/day, for 3-5 consecutive days. For treatment of Enzootic Pneumonia, the dosage is 90mg of product/kg bw/day administered for 5 consecutive days. For treatment of Swine Disentery (Brachispira), the dosage is 100mg of product/kg bw/day administered for 5-7 consecutive days.


The uptake of medicated feed is dependant on the clinical condition of animals. In order to obtain the correct dosage, the concentration in feed may have to be adjusted.

For any information regarding this veterinary medicinal product, please contact the local representative of the marketing authorization holder.

Contraindications

Do not administer to animals susceptible to tiamulin
During treatment with Tiamulin 10% premix, the animals should not be given feed containing anticoccidial ionophores (monensyn, narazyn, maduramycin and salinomycin) and no less than 7 days before and after the administration of Tiamulin 10% premix.

Side effects

In pigs, in some animals erythema was noticed.

Special precautions for storage

Keep away from reach and sight of children!

Store in original packaging, at temperature bellow 25oC, protected from moisture and direct sunlight.

Shelf life of the veterinary medicinal product as packaged for sale: 2 years.
Shelf-life after first opening of package: 7 days.

Shelf life after incorporation into meal: 7 days

Do not use after expiry date which is stated on the label.

Advice on correct administration

The product should be well mixed with the feed to ensure a proper dispersion. During treatment, the animals should eat only medicated feed.

Withdrawal period

For pig and poultry meat and organs: 2 day from cessation of treatment. For eggs: zero days from the cessation of treatment.

Edible tissues of pig: 5 days after cessation of oral medication.

Edible tissues of poultry: 3 days after cessation of oral medication.

Eggs: 6 days after cessation of oral medication.

Special warnings

Use of the product should be based on susceptibility testing of the bacteria isolated from the animal. If this is not possible, therapy should be based on local (regional, farm level) epidemiological information about susceptibility of the target bacteria.

People with known hypersensitivity to any of the product ingredients should avoid contact with the veterinary medicinal product.

To prevent any unpleasant effects, personal protective equipment consisting in gloves, goggles and protective dust masks should be worn when handling or mixing the product.

In case of accidental ingestion or the occurrence of symptoms characterized by skin rash, seek medical advice. Serious symptoms such as face swelling, lips or eye lids, accompanied by breath difficulties, need immediate medical attention.

Special precautions for the disposal of unused product or waste materials

For the environmental protection, medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Any unused veterinary medicinal product or waste materials derived from such veterinary medicinal prod- ucts should be disposed of in accordance with local requirements.

Other information

Presentation: bags of 10 g, 25 g, 50g, 100 g, 500 g, 1000 g, 5 kg, 10 kg, sacks of 25 kg, 50 kg.

Not all pack size may be marketed