Sav-A-Caf Scours & Pneumonia Treatment is a nutritionally complete milk replacer to be fed to pre-weaned herd replacement calves continuously for 7 to 14 days in place of normal calf milk replacer. For the treatment of bacterial enteritis (scours) caused by Escherichia coli and bacterial pneumonia (shipping fever complex) caused by Pasteurella multocida susceptible to Oxytetracycline; Also for the treatment and control of colibacillosis (bacterial enteritis, scours) caused by Escherichia coli susceptible to Neomycin.
Package contains 6 pounds of dry milk replacer powder, enough for 14 calf feedings (6.4 dry ounces per feeding).
Dried whey, dried whey product, dried whey protein concentrate, animal fat (preserved with BHA, BHT, citric acid & ethoxyquin), dried animal plasma, coconut oil, calcium carbonate, dextrose, corn syrup solids, dried skimmed milk, maltodextrin, sodium silico aluminate, vitamin E supplement, artificial flavor, ascorbic acid, iron proteinate, choline chloride, magnesium sulfate, zinc proteinate, niacin supplement, selenium yeast, brewer's dried yeast, vitamin A supplement, DL-methionine, manganese proteinate, vitamin D3 supplement, copper proteinate, calcium iodate, zinc sulfate, calcium pantothenate, vitamin B12 supplement, cobalt proteinate, thiamine mononitrate, riboflavin supplement, menadione sodium bisulfite complex (source of vitamin K activity), silicon dioxide, pyridoxine hydrochloride, folic acid, biotin.
Crude protein, (min.) 22.0%, Crude fat, (min.) 22.0%, Crude fiber, (max.) 0.10%, Ash, (max.) 11.0%, Calcium, (min.) 1.25%, (max.) 1.75%, Phosphorus, (min.) 0.70%, Albumin protein, (min.) 2.92%, Globulin protein, (min.) 1.40%, Vitamin A, (min.) 65,000 IU/lb, Vitamin D3, (min.) 15,000 IU/lb, Vitamin E, (min.) 350 IU/lb, Ascorbic acid (vitamin C), (min.) 400 mg/lb.
Active Drug Ingredients:
Neomycin sulfate 1.25 g/lb, Oxytetracycline (from Oxytetracycline Dihydrate, equivalent to Oxytetracycline hydrochloride) 1.25 g/lb.
Using the plastic measuring scoop enclosed in the bag, add 6 level scoops of dry Scours & Pneumonia Treatment powder to 2 quarts of clean, warm (110°-115° F) water and mix thoroughly with a wire whisk. The enclosed scoop holds approximately 1.07 ounces (30.3 grams) of dry powder by weight.
Allow the mixed milk replacer solution to cool to 100° F before feeding. Feed the entire volume of medicated milk replacer solution (approximately 2 quarts) twice daily to provide 1000 mg of oxytetracycline and 1000 mg of neomycin base for each 100 pounds of calf body weight daily. Feed the medicated milk replacer in place of normal calf milk replacer continuously for 7 to 14 days. If symptoms persist after feeding the medicated milk replacer for 2 or 3 days, consult a veterinarian. Continue feeding the medicated milk replacer for 24 to 48 hours after the remission of disease symptoms.
WARNING: Withdraw 5 days before slaughter. A withdrawal period has not been established for use in pre-ruminating calves.
Do not use in calves to be processed for veal. A milk discard time has not been established for use in lactating dairy cattle.
Do not use in female dairy cattle 20 months of age or older.