R59.02 – R207.41
Doxycycline is currently by far the safest and most effective treatment for Ornithosis
Doxycycline is currently by far the safest and most effective treatment for Ornithosis. AvioDox contains 5% Doxycycline of the highest purity. The 5% formulation has been found to be the most effective as well as the most acceptable to pigeons when administered in drinking water. It is combined with the correct vitamins needed during extended antibiotic treatment.
Treat all racing pigeons for 10 days continuously at least 8 weeks before the racing season. Repeat treatment midway through season. Treatment must be extended to 20 days during outbreak of disease. Treat breeding pigeons for 10 days at least 8 weeks prior the start of the breeding season. Always combine with Avio-Bromhexine for the first 4 days of
Doxycycline hyclate 5%m/m
Dextrose qs 100%m/m
100 g, 400 g
Directions of use
Mix 5g to 1 liter of fresh water daily for 7 days continuously. If treatment is for Chlamydia (Omithosis/Psittacosis) treatment must be extended to 20 days.
Treatment prior to racing season: It is recommended to treat for 10 days continuously 6 weeks before the onset of the racing season , and for 7 days midway through the racing season.