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  • n. A fluoroquinolone antibiotic used in veterinary medicine.


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  • For example, withdrawing nitrofurans from livestock use took 20 years, DES diethylstilbestrol took seven years and enrofloxacin took five years and cost $3.3 million, says the agency.

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  • Discs, obtained from Oxoid UK, were used at the following strengths: ampicillin, 10 µg; amoxicillin-clavulanic acid, 30 µg; oxytetracycline, 30 µg; ceftiofur, 30 µg; enrofloxacin, 5 µg; streptomycin 10 µg; sulphonamide-trimethoprim, 25 µg.

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  • Baytril, which is a common pet antibiotic, is made of enrofloxacin, sulfur, sulfadiazine, alcohol, neutral oil and an emulsifying agent. - Articles related to Risks for Youths Who Eat What They Watch

  • (March 31, 2008) - Baytril® 100 (enrofloxacin) is now approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for use in dairy replacement heifers less than 20 months of age.


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