Brand Names:

Drug Type: Antifungal

Ketoconazole (Nizoral)

Ketoconazole (Nizoral) is a drug that treats infection caused by a fungus. It is effective against many yeast and fungi however most Aspergillus spp. are found to be resistant. It is considered to be one of the more toxic antifungal medications to poultry, moreso than alternative drugs intraconazole or fluconazole.

Typical Dosage:
  • Given Orally: 20-30 mg/kg BID for 21 days
  • Added to Water: 200 mg/L
  • Given in feed: 10-20 mg/kg