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Albac® 50 Granular

ALBAC - bacitracin zinc granule 
Alpharma Inc. Animal Health


50 Granular

Bacitracin Zinc
Type A Medicated Article

For supplementing rations of chickens, turkeys, pheasants, quail, swine and cattle

Active drug ingredient

Each pound contains feed grade zinc bacitracin equivalent to 50 grams bacitracin (Master Standard).


The zinc salt of a dried fermentation product obtained by culturing Bacillus licheniformis Tracy on media adapted for microbiological production of bacitracin and calcium carbonate.

For use in the manufacture of medicated feeds only.

Mixing directions

Prepare an intermediate premix containing 5 grams per pound by mixing 1.0 lb. of Albac 50 in 9.0 lbs. of soybean meal or ground corn. Then add 0.8 to 10 lbs. of intermediate premix per ton of Type C medicated feed.

Usage levels for bacitracin from Albac 50

Species Use for Grams bacitracin per ton
Min. Max.
Growing chickens, turkeys and pheasants Increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency. 4 50
Growing quail
(not over 5 weeks of age)
Increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency. 5 20
Laying chickens Increased egg production and improved feed efficiency. 10 25
Growing - finishing swine Increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency. 10 50
Feedlot cattle Increased rate of weight gain and improved feed efficiency. 35 - 70 mg/head/day

Levels shown are minimum and maximum quantities.
The bacitracin zinc concentration may be varied between these levels.

Restricted Drug (California) - Use only as directed. Not for human use.
For use in dry feeds only. Not for use in liquid medicated feed.
Not for use in feeds for breeder chickens.

NADA 200-223, Approved by FDA

Marketed by
Alpharma Inc.
Bridgewater, New Jersey 08807

Net wt 50 LB (22.68 kg)

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Trademarks registered
by Alpharma Inc.

004301 0909


50 Granular


Bacitracin Zinc

Type A Medicated Article

Net wt 50 LB (22.68 kg)


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bacitracin zinc granule
Product Information
Product Type OTC TYPE A MEDICATED ARTICLE ANIMAL DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:46573-453
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
Bacitracin Zinc (Bacitracin) Bacitracin Zinc 50 g  in 0.45 kg
Product Characteristics
Color GRAY, YELLOW, BROWN Score     
Shape Size
Flavor Imprint Code
# Item Code Package Description Multilevel Packaging
1 NDC:46573-453-00 22.68 kg in 1 BAG None

Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
NADA NADA200223 01/01/2009

Labeler - Alpharma Inc. Animal Health (070954094)

Revised: 05/2009 Alpharma Inc. Animal Health

Reproduced with permission of U.S. National Library of Medicine

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