Yes, depend on the microbial load 2% to 5% percent of zix virox should be used for disinfection.
Is Zix Virox proper for egg disinfection? Is it toxic to the fertile egg?
No. this product has no toxic effect on fertile eggs and it is highly effective for egg disinfection.
Can Zix virox disinfect feed?
No. this product shall not be used for feed disinfection.
How much can we disinfect the air in presence of poultry on the farm with Zix virox?
It can be used up to 3 times per week
Can we use this product by spray in presence of animals?
Yes, one of the best indications of this product is the possibility of disinfection in presence of an animal (not intended to use directly against humans or animals).
Does Aquazix Plus affect water consumption by chicks?
Naturally, when nipples are blocked the water intake reduces. By using this product, the blockage in the water system will be eliminated and also prevents biofilm formation.
Does continuous water treatment dosage prevent biofilm formation?
Yes, one of the main indications of this product is the prevention of biofilm formation. When you have a blockage on the system use the proper dosage to unblock nipples and water system, then return to normal daily dosage for water disinfection.
What is the importance of calf milk treatment?
Diarrhea is the main problem of calves (especially milk-sucking calves). Good hygiene and disinfection are required for diarrhea management. This product can disinfect water for milk replacer or milk itself.
Can Aquazix Plus Ag be used with thermonebulizer?
Yes. In contrast with other disinfectants, this product can be used by a thermonebulizer with no change in efficacy.
Should we stop using Aquazix Plus Ag when we are treating the flock with antibiotics or multivitamins?
No, but you should use the basic dosage (50cc in 1000l water) when using antibiotics or multivitamins.
Can Enrodem10% be used in layers’ hen?
It cannot be used in layers which the egg is for human consumption. In case of treatment, the eggs should be discarded.
What is the water source during treatment?
The only water source during the treatment period should be the one with the antibiotic.
What are the contraindications?
In layers and flocks with sensitivity to Fluoroquinolone.
How much time diluted solution can be used?
After dilution, the product should be used for 24 hours.
How can we disinfect water during the treatment period?
Chlorine water reduces enrofloxacin efficacy, therefor Aquazix Plus Ag can be used during treatment with Enrodem10%.
Why this product should not be used in breeders?
Florfenicol causes early embryonic death of fertile eggs. So it can be used in pullets before production but not in breeders.
How much time the diluted product is stable?
After dilution, the API is active for 24 hours.
Could Florfenidem10% be used in layers?
It cannot be used in layers in which the eggs are for human consumption.
What are the contraindications?
In layers in which the eggs are used for human consumption are forbidden. Also in animals with the sensitivity of amphenicols shall not be used.
What are the differences between this product the similar Iranian products?
This product has no smell and high in efficacy in recommended dosage. Also, all raw materials are manufactured in Europe and approved by ECHA.
What is the shelf life of this product?
In original package: 2 years
After opening in the original package: 1 year
After dilution: 1 week
Stability in foot/wheel bath: 1 week
You have to note that the efficacy of disinfectant depends on the microbial load. The one-week interval is based on the stability study and active API.
Can this product be used for hoof bath?
No, for this indication use Zix Virox
What happens If this product pours on the cattle’s skin?
As this product is not corrosive nothing important would happen but you have to wash the skin as soon as possible.
How can this product have no smell?
With a great contribution to the manufacturing technology (Fresh Air), this product has no smell for maximum safety.
Can this product disinfect feed?
This product shall not be used for feed disinfection.
What is the range of Fosbac efficacy?
This is a wide spectrum antibiotic on gram + and – bacteria. The most susceptible bacteria are listed below
Gram-positive: Staphylococcus, Streptococcus, Clostridium, Corynebacterium, listeria, enterococcus
Gram-negative bacteria: Ecoli, salmonella, proteus, pseudomonas, Haemophilus.
What disease can be treated by Fosbac?
Ornithobacteriosis, typhoid, pullorum, infectious Coryza, ulcerative enteritis, streptococcus, fowl, necrotic enteritis
Does laboratory results of Fosbac better than farm trial results?
No. during the 25 years that Fosbac is being used in various farms around the world it has the best efficacy. Treatment with Fosbac with no result in early 72 hours after treatment is because of the following issues:
A problem in diagnosing of disease
Reducing the dosage or treatment duration for economic save
Miscalculation of proper dosage
Lose the Golden time for treatment.
Does a laboratory test necessary before Fosbac treatment?
Yes, Laboratory tests before antibiotic usage are one of the principles of treatment management that include proper economic management of production and insist on proper treatment in the minimum time. therefore, following tests are recommended before prescription:
Antibiogram using antibiogram discs.
Serological tests for mycoplasma.
Diagnostic virus tests.
Can Fosbac be used with other additives like vaccines, antibiotics, and nutritional additives?
Yes. There has not been any report of drug interaction between Fosbac and other additives in poultry. Sometimes other antibiotics are used with Fosbac for better efficacy but regarding Fosbac characterization, there is no need to use other antibiotics and it only increases the cost of treatment. Only in case of mycoplasma infections this product should be used with erythromycin, tylosin, tiamulin, etc.
Can Fosbac cause toxicity in the case of regular and high dosage?
No, Fosbac does not bond with plasma proteins and does not degrade to toxic metabolites. Therefore Fosbac is one the safest antibiotics in the market.
What is the proper dosage for Fosbac?
The treatment dose is 160mg/kg by the following condition:
3 days in mild cases
5 days in moderate cases
7 days in severe and acute cases
7 days for paralysis and lameness in the flock
7 days for infectious coryza
What is the best way to calculate the amount of needed Fosbac?
0.16*number of chickens*mean flock weigh= Fosbac for one day
Farm owners and vets can change the dosage regarding flock health and age. the weight gain should be considered when calculating the dosage. It is recommended that to estimate the weight at the end of the treatment period and use that mean weight to calculations.
Does the calculation of Fosbac based on the primary chick's weight at the beginning of the treatment influence the efficacy of Fosbac?
Yes, calculations based on mean flock weight at the beginning of the productions lead to a 20 to 30 percent reduction in drug efficacy because the chicks gain weight during the treatment so the amount of Fosbac is insufficient.
Are yolk sac resources providing enough energy for chicks?
At the time of hatching, there is about 1mg of triglycerides in the yolk sac which provide 8-9 Kcal of energy. But chicks need around 34 Kcal of ME. lack of energy that is needed for early chick life result in lower production rate and feed intake and an increase in mortality.
As this product is a granulated gel, does it wet the chick box?
This product is solid up to 30C of temperature. In 37 C the chick boxes will be wet.
What is the best time to provide chicks with this product?
Before transferring chicks to vehicle put 5L of Day one zix for approx. 4000 to 8000 chicks depend on temperature, breed, and distance.
Does Day one zix has a similar dosage in all situations?
No, for example, broiler, high temperature, and stressed birds need a higher amount of this product.