Animal NDC 17163-015-16 Api General Cure
Animal Product Information
|Field Name||Field Value|
|Animal NDC Code||17163-015-16|
|Proprietary Name||Api General Cure What is the Proprietary Name?
The proprietary name also known as the trade name is the name of the product chosen by the medication labeler for marketing purposes.
|Non-Proprietary Name||Metronidazole Praziquantel What is the Non-Proprietary Name?
The non-proprietary name is sometimes called the generic name. The generic name usually includes the active ingredient(s) of the product.
|Labeler Name||Mars Fishcare North America, Inc.|
|Product Type||Otc Animal Drug|
|Marketing Category||UNAPPROVED DRUG OTHER What is the Marketing Category?
Product types are broken down into several potential Marketing Categories, such as NDA/ANDA/BLA, OTC Monograph, or Unapproved Drug. One and only one Marketing Category may be chosen for a product, not all marketing categories are available to all product types. Currently, only final marketed product categories are included. The complete list of codes and translations can be found at www.fda.gov/edrls under Structured Product Labeling Resources.
Api General Cure Animal Product Labeling Information
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Table of Contents
Otc - Active Ingredient
Active Ingredients: 250 mg Metronidazole and 75 mg Praziquantel per packet.
Dosage & Administration
Directions for Use:
For best results, remove activated carbon or filter cartridge from filter and continue aeration.
For each 10 gallons (38 L) of water, empty one packet directly into aquarium.
Repeat dose after 48 hours.
Wait another 48 hours then change 25% of the aquarium water and add fresh activated carbon or replace filter cartridge.
This package treats up to 100 gallons.
Two doses required for full course of treatment.
Will not discolor water
Safe for use with live plants.
Indications & Usage
Gill and Skin Flukes:
Very common fish parasite. Can be found on the gills, scales or skin. Not visible without the aid of magnification. Symptoms may include: darkening of skin, clamped fins, excess mucous. Fish may also swim erratically or become emaciated.
Symptoms include pitting and erosion of skin and muscle tissue around the face and side of body. Many infected fish exhibit poor appetite, weight loss and nervousness.
Fish parasites transmitted from fish to fish cause emaciation, anemia and lethargy. Tissue damage leading to subsequent ulceration of the gastrointestinal tract. Excess mucus and white stringy feces are often produced as a result of parasitic invasion.
Fish infected with tapeworms (cestodes), often have an extended or swollen abdomen. Internal areas of attachment results in damaged tissue. Fish normally show signs of reduction in growth and general malaise.
Warnings And Precautions
KEEP OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN.
For aquarium use only.
Not for human consumption or for the treatment of fish intended for human consumption.
Avoid contact with skin and eyes.
May cause irritation.
This product can expose you to chemicals including Metronidazole, which is known to the State of California to cause cancer.
For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.
Package Label.Principal Display Panel
Use In Fresh and Saltwater Aquariums
TREATS PARASITIC FISH DISEASE
Eliminates a wide variety of parasites
Gill and Skin Flukes
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