TYLOSIN 20 % inj

20% Injectable



Composition:  Each 1 ml contains:

Tylosin (as Tylosin Tartrate)                            200 mg  (a.i)



Tylosinis a macrolide antibiotic has a particular action against mycoplasmas isolated from chickens, turkeys, cattle, camels, goats, dogs and cats. 

It is also effective against several species of spirochaectes including leptospira, erysipelas of turkeys, Haemophilus pertussis, Moraxella bovis, and certain vibrios as well as against gram positive bacteria including Staphylococci, Streptococci, corynebacterium and clostridium spp. It is readily absorbed after I.M. inj. Tylosin acts by interference with protein synthesis.



Cattle, camels, sheep & goats:

For the treatment of pneumonia, foot rot and metritis caused by streptococcus and staphylococcus spp.

Tylosin is also been used for treatment of peracute and acute forms of contagious agalactia caused by Mycoplasma agalactiae and caprine pleuropneumonia caused by M. mycoides var. capri.

Chickens & turkey:

For treatment of CRD caused by mycoplasma infection, coryza, spirochaetosis & staphylococci in chickens and infectious sinusitis in turkeys.

Dog & Cat:

Treatment of upper respiratory tract infection cellulitis, otitis externa, metritis, leptospirosis and secondary bacterial infections associated with viral diseases.


Dosageand Administration:

Cattle & Camels:0.5-1 ml/10 kg b. wt. daily by intramuscular injection (equivalent to 10-20 mg/kg b. wt.) for 3 days.

Sheep & goats:  0.5 ml/10 kg b. wt. daily by intramuscular injection (equivalent to 10 mg/kg body weight) for 3 days.

Dogs & cats:0.5 ml/10 kg b. wt. daily by intramuscular injection (equivalent to 10 mg/kg body weight) for 3 days.


Rabbits: 8.8 mg/kg b. wt. twice daily by I/M. inj. for 3 days.

Treatment with tylosin should not exceed 5 days.


Poultry & turkeys:

·      Tylosin can be injected subcutaneously in poultry at the rate of 20 mg/kg body weight.

·      For treatment of infectious sinusitis in turkeys, tylosin may be injected into the sinuses at dose of 25 - 50 mg injected directly into the sinuses-depending on the severity of the condition. Sinuses may be re-treated in 10 days if swelling persists.


Withdrawal period:

Meatpoultry: 3 days.

Turkey:5 days.

Cattle, sheep & goats: 21 days.

Eggs:not be used in layers producing eggs for human consumption.

Milk:of treated animals should not be used within 4 days from the last treatment.



Store in a dark place at a temperature below 30°C.



 20 ml, 50 ml and 100 ml Amber color glass injection bottles.