It is used for treatment of :
Broiler chickens : Airsacculitis caused by Mycoplas ma gallisepticum & E- coli complicated with chronic respiratory diseases ( CRD ) in growing chickens .
Swine : Swine dysentery ( bloody scour ) caused by serpulina hyodysenteriae.
Dosage & administrations:
Route of administration: I/M or slow I/V0.5 ml /10kg b. Wt. By I/M or slow I/V , twice daily up to 5-3 days.
Warnings & precautions:
Should not be used in birds producing eggs for human consumption..
Contra - indications:
-Not to be used in animals with known hypersensitivity to lincomycin or spectinomycin.
-Not to be used in rabbits, hamesters , guinea pigs , horses , dairy cattle or other ruminants access to feeds and/or medicated drinking water due to ingestion by these species it produces sever gastrointestinal effects or metabolic disoreder (i.e. Ketosis in dairy cattle).
It may produce some stool softening or mild diarrhea within 36 - 18 hours and signs of mild irritation & swelling of anus and/or vulva may associated with the stool changes. these side effects are self correction by the 5th - 7th day of the treatment.
Stored in dry place at temperature not exceed 30º C to be used immediately after opening.
Each 150 gm contain:
Lincomycin hydrochloride .......................... 37.81g.
(Eq. to lincomycin base 33.3g )
Spectinomycin hydrochloride ..................... 99.26 g.
( Eq. to spectinomycin base 66.6 g )
Lincotinamycin is a Synergistic combination of lincomycin and spectinomycin.
Lincotinamycin is a lincosamide antibiotic. It acts by binding to the 50S ribosomal subunit ofsusceptible bacteria there by intibiting peptide and for mothion and protein synthesis . it is active against gram + bacteria including Mycoplasma spp. including Mycoplasma gallisepticum. Spectinomycin is an aminocyclitol antibiotic. It acts by binding to 30S subunit of bacterial ribosome and inhibiting protein synthesis. It is active against gram negative bacteria including E- coli as well as Mycoplasma spp. including Mycoplasma gallisepticum.
Target species :
Broiler Chickens , Swine.
Broiler chickens: 3 days.