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

Drug Type: Antibiotic


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.

Caution: Should not used in combination with Amphotericin B or Penicillins due to increased risk of renal damage and low potassium blood levels.

Egg Withdrawal Period: 14 days
Available as a solution (50 mg/mL to be given orally, or as a topical ointment or cream.
Apply topically as needed to skin, eyes, ears, and occasionally oral treatment of enteric infections, q6-12h |10 mg/kg PO q8-12h | 80-264 mg/L drinking water | 70-220 mg/kg feed x 14-21 days
  • Kidney damage