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Shinamycin Bolus (Vet)

Generic Name: Oxytetracycline BP Therapeutic Category : Antibiotic

Each box contains 5×4’s bolus in a Alu-Alu blister strip.

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Shinamycin Bolus (Vet)

Each bolus contains Oxytetracycline Hydrochloride BP equivalent to 500 mg Oxytetracycline


Mode of action

Oxytetracycline is under group of Tetracycline which binds to the 30s ribosomal subunit of bacteria and interfere with the binding of aminoacyl-tRNA to the mRNA molecule in ribosome complex. Thereby interfere with bacterial protein synthesis in growing or multiplying bacteria. Leading to bacteriostatic but higher concentration results bactericidal action.



Urogenital tract infection: Metritis, Retained placenta etc. 
Digestive tract infection: Enteritis, Diarrhea etc. 
Respiratory tract infection: Pneumonia, Bronchitis, Mycoplasmosis etc.
Skin infection: Dermatophilosis, Navel ill etc.
Protozoal infection: Theileriosis, Babesiosis, Anaplasmosis etc. 
Viral infection: To prevent secondary bacterial infections followed by viral infections (FMD, Ephemeral fever, PPR). 
For the prevention and treatment of Colibacillosis, Salmonellosis, Infectious coryza, Fowl cholera, Necrotic enteritis, Pneumonia, Chronic respiratory diseases, Mycoplasmosis, Enteritis, Diarrhea, Arthritis and Secondary bacterial infections followed by viral infections such as Newcastle disease, Gumboro, Bronchitis etc.


Dosage Administration
Species  Diarrhea Respiratory & other
Cattle & Buffalo 1 bolus/50-100 kg b/w 2-4 bolus/50-100 kg b/w
Sheep & Goat 1 bolus/10-20 kg b/w 1 bolus/10-20 kg b/w
Horse 1 bolus/100 kg b/w 2 bolus/100 kg b/w

Poultry- 1-2 bolus/10 kg feed or 2 bolus/3.75 liter water by mixing.
For Urogenital tract Infection-
Cattle, Buffalo & Horse: 2-4 bolus use in uterus
Goat & Sheep: 1/2 bolus use in uterus
Dog & Cat: 1/2 bolus use in uterus
Or as directed by the registered Veterinarian


Side Effects

Common side effect: Allergic reaction may be seen. 
Rare side effect: Stomach ache, Diarrhea, Weakness and Anorexia may be seen.



Animals hypersensitive to oxytetracycline should not be used.


Pregnancy Lactation

Shinamycin Bolus (Vet) should not be used in pregnant animals.

Withdrawal Period

After using Shinamycin Bolus (Vet), poultry meat should not be eaten for 7 days & egg 1 day.



Store at a temperature below 30⁰C, protect from light & keep in dry place. Keep all medicines out of reach of children.


To be disbursed as per prescription of registered Veterinarian only.
Don’t use the medicine more than prescribed amount.
Complete the full course as advised by the Veterinarian.

Pack Size

Each box contains 5×4’s bolus in a Alu-Alu blister strip.

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