Arsanilic acid - MIB #4

Date Revised: 2006-09

Approved Brands

  1. PRO-GEN 20% contains arsanilic acid at 200 g/kg (Vétoquinol N.-A. Inc.)
  2. PRO-GEN 100% contains arsanilic acid at 1000 g/kg (Vétoquinol N.-A. Inc.)

Approved for use

In meal or pellet feed for broiler chickens; replacement chickens; laying chickens; turkeys; swine.

Approved Claims

For broiler chickens - Claim 1
For replacement chickens - Claim 2
For laying chickens - Claim 3
For turkeys - Claim 4
For swine - Claim 5


Claim 1: For stimulating growth and improving feed conversion.

Level of Drug:

99 mg/kg (0.0099%) of complete feed for broiler chickens.

Directions:

Feed as the sole ration.

Warning:

  1. Discontinue the use of this medicated feed at least 5 days before treated birds are slaughtered for use in food.

Caution:

  1. Never give other arsenicals to chickens receiving arsanilic acid.
  2. Chickens should have access to drinking water at all times.
  3. Do not use arsenicals in feeds for ducks and geese.

Claim 2: For stimulating growth and improving feed conversion.

Level of Drug:

99 mg/kg (0.0099%) of complete feed for replacement chickens.

Directions:

Feed as the sole ration.

Warning:

  1. Discontinue the use of this medicated feed at least 5 days before treated birds are slaughtered for use in food.

Caution:

  1. Never give other arsenicals to chickens receiving arsanilic acid.
  2. Chickens should have access to drinking water at all times.
  3. Do not use arsenicals in feeds for ducks and geese.

Claim 3: For improving feed efficiency.

Level of Drug:

99 mg/kg (0.0099%) of complete feed for laying chickens.

Directions:

Feed as the sole ration.

Warning:

  1. Discontinue the use of this medicated feed at least 5 days before treated birds are slaughtered for use in food.

Caution:

  1. Never give other arsenicals to chickens receiving arsanilic acid.
  2. Chickens should have access to drinking water at all times.
  3. Do not use arsenicals in feeds for ducks and geese.

Claim 4: For stimulating growth and improving feed conversion.

Level of Drug:

99 mg/kg (0.0099%) of complete feed for turkeys.

Directions:

Feed as the sole ration.

Warning:

  1. Discontinue the use of this medicated feed at least 5 days before treated birds are slaughtered for use in food.

Caution:

  1. Never give other arsenicals to turkeys receiving arsanilic acid.
  2. Turkeys should have access to drinking water at all times.
  3. Do not use arsenicals in feeds for ducks and geese.

Claim 5: For stimulating growth and improving feed conversion.

Level of Drug:

50-99 mg/kg (0.005-0.0099%) of complete feed for swine.

Directions:

Feed as the sole ration.

Warning:

  1. Discontinue the use of this medicated feed at least 5 days before treated swine are slaughtered for use in food.

Caution:

  1. Never give other arsenicals to swine receiving arsanilic acid.
  2. Swine should have access to drinking water at all times.
  3. Do not use arsenicals in feed for ducks and geese.

Accepted Compatibilities

Arsanilic acid is compatible with the following drug/drug combinations. For details refer to the MIB as indicated.

Number Medicated ingredients For use in feed for
1. Amprolium (MIB #27) broiler chickens; replacement chickens; turkeys
2. Amprolium (MIB #27) and
Chlortetracycline hydrochloride (MIB #10.1)
broiler chickens; replacement chickens; turkeys
3. Amprolium (MIB #27) and
Zinc or methylene disalicylate bacitracin (MIB #10.2)
broiler chickens; replacement chickens; turkeys
4. Amprolium (MIB #27) and
Penicillin from procaine penicillin (MIB 10.7)
chickens
5. Chlortetracycline hydrochloride (MIB #34) broiler chickens; turkeys, swine
6. Chlortetracycline hydrochloride, sulfamethazine and procaine penicillin (MIB #38) swine
7. Hygromycin B (MIB #20) broiler chickens; swine
8. Hygromycin B (MIB #20) and
chlortetracycline hydrochloride (MIB #10.1)
broiler chickens; swine
9. Hygromycin B (MIB #20) and
Zinc or methylene disalicylate bacitracin (MIB #10.2)
broiler chickens; swine
10. Hygromycin B (MIB #20) and
Penicillin from procaine penicillin (MIB #10.7)
chickens
11. Oxytetracycline hydrochloride (MIB #35) broiler chickens; replacement chickens; turkeys; swine
12. Piperazine (MIB #19) broilers; replacement chickens; turkeys; swine
13. Tylosin phosphate (MIB #43) swine
14. Zoalene (MIB #7) broiler chickens; replacement chickens; turkeys
15. Zoalene (MIB #7) and
Chlortetracycline hydrochloride (MIB #10.1)
broiler chickens; replacement chickens; turkeys
16. Zoalene (MIB #7) and
Zinc or methylene disalicylate bacitracin (MIB #10.2)
broiler chickens; replacement chickens; turkeys
17. Zoalene (MIB #7) and
Penicillin from procaine penicillin (MIB #10.7)
broiler chickens; replacement chickens