Brand Names:
Neomycin Sulfate, Neo-terramycin, Neo-oxtc


Drug Type: Antibiotic

Neomycin


Neomycin is an aminoglycoside antibiotic. It is poorly absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract of birds and a low acute toxicity after oral administration. It is often added to medicated poultry feeds.

Form: The drug comes available as a solution (50 mg/mL to be given orally, or as a topical ointment or cream.

Typical Dosage: 1-8 drops added to water QID, after 14-31 days, taper off. Unless ointment, which is applied twice a day or as needed.

Egg Withdrawal Period: There is none established.
  • Kidney damage