Each ml contains Tylosin tartrate equivalent to tylosin 20mg
Tylosin is a macrolide antibiotic that is tylonolide having mono- and diglycosyl moieties attached to two of its hydroxy groups. It is found naturally as a fermentation product of Streptomyces fradiae. It has a role as a bacterial metabolite, an allergen, a xenobiotic and an environmental contaminant. It is an aldehyde, a disaccharide derivative, an enone, a leucomycin, a monosaccharide derivative and a macrolide antibiotic. It derives from a tylactone . It is a conjugate base of a tylosin
It was used in respiratory and genitourinary tract infections, otitis, cellulitis and secondary bacterial conditions associated with virus disease or post operative infections, swine dysentery, erysipelas and enzootic pneumonia in pigs, foul in the foot, mastitis and calf pneumonia in cattle.
Tylosin may cause diarrhea in some animals. Skin reactions have been observed in pigs. Administration to horses has been fatal.