TETRATEX is a broad spectrum antibiotic used for the treatment of chlamydial and other intestinal or respiratory bacterial infections in birds.
SYMPTOMS OF BACTERIAL INFECTIONS:
- Obvious change in behavior or appearance
- Ruffled or fluffed feathers
- Unusual or difficult breathing
- Not eating
- Closed eyes
- Sitting low on perch
DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
Enclosed scoop holds one level teaspoon. Add one level tsp. of TETRATEX to 8 fl. oz. of clean drinking water for small birds (i.e. Parakeet) OR add two level tsp.of TETRATEX to 8 fl. oz. of clean drinking water for large birds (i.e. Mynah). Use as bird’s only source of drinking water. Use fresh solution every day for five days. If bird does not respond to treatment or if bird’s condition worsens, consult a veterinarian. Keep stock solution covered in a dark refrigerator and discard after five days. Keep container closed before and after use. Store in a cool, dry place.
PRECAUTIONS: Keep out of reach of children. Not for use in birds whose meat or eggs are intended for human consumption.
ACTIVE INGREDIENTS:Tetracycline Hydrochloride: 250mg/level teaspoon
To reduce the development of drug-resistant bacteria and maintain the effectiveness of TETRATEX and other antibacterial drugs, TRETRATEX should only be used to treat or prevent infections that are proven or strongly suspected to be caused by bacteria.
WARNING: Discontinue using any product containing calcium or iron while administering TETRATEX.