Product name: Maxiban® 160
Presentation: Maxiban® 160 is a free-flowing mixture of tan-yellow and grey-brown granular particles for incorporation into animal feedingstuffs. Each 1kg of Maxiban® 160 contains 80g of narasin and 80g of nicarbazin activity.
Uses: As an aid in the prevention of coccidiosis in broiler chickens caused by Eimeria acervulina, E. brunetti, E. maxima, E. necatrix and E. tenella.
Dosage/administration: Dilute the required amount of Maxiban® 160 with at least five times its own weight (minimum 20kg) of a suitablefeed ingredient prior to incorporation into the bulk of the feed. Thoroughly mix 500 to 625g of Maxiban® 160 per tonne of feed ingredients to produce a complete feed containing 80 to 100g total active ingredients per tonne (40g narasin and 40g nicarbazin to 50g narasin and 50g nicarbazin per tonne).
Contraindications, warnings, etc.: For animal treatment only. Keep out of reach of children.
Maxiban® 160 should be carefully mixed with the mineral supplement or other feed ingredients prior to feed manufacture to ensure even distribution in the final feed. For use in feeds intended for broiler chickens only. Do not feed to turkeys or other avian species, or to chickens producing eggs. Dangerous for equines. Do not allow horses or other equines access to feeds containing Maxiban® 160. Ingestion of narasin by horses has been fatal. This product must not be mixed or used simultaneously with any other coccidiostat. Poultry must not be slaughtered for human consumption during treatment or for at least five days after the last treatment. Avoid contact with skin and eyes. When mixing and handling Maxiban® 160, use protective clothing, impervious gloves and a disposable half mask respirator conforming to BS2091 Type A. Operators should wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling. If accidental eye contact occurs, immediately rinse thoroughly with water. Animals, including birds, should not be treated with products containing tiamulin while receiving, or for at least seven days before or after receiving, feed containing Maxiban® 160. Severe growth depression or death may result. To be used exclusively by manufacturers of premixtures for compound feedingstuffs.
Pharmaceutical precautions: Maxiban® 160 should be stored in a cool, dry place. For shelf life see expiry date on label. Maxiban® 160 is stable in finished feed, including pelleted feed for up to three months.
Legal category: Specified feed additive (coccidiostat).
Package quantities: Laminated paper/woven polyethylene sacks containing 25kg.
European authorisation number: 772
Supplier: Elanco Animal Health. Lilly House, Priestley Road, Basingstoke, Hampshire, RG24 9NL.