FLAVOMYCIN 8% ( FEED GRADE )
Flavomycin (bambermycins) is a performance enhancing antibiotic intended and available solely for use in animal nutrition. Flavomycin is predominately effective against gram-positive pathogenic bacteria; however it does not have significant action against lactobacillus, bifidobacterium, and other protective bacteria. Its effect is to inhibit the synthesis of the bacterial cell wall.
Flavomycin (bambermycins) is a member of the gray-green streptomyces group comprising Streptomyces bambergiensis, S. ghanaensis, S. geysiriensis and S. ederensis. Flavomycin is produced through a fermentation process and contains the dried mycelium of bambermycins.
Flavomycin is available in 50 lb double-walled bags with 4 grams of bambermycins activity per pound of Type A medicated premix. Flavomycin is approved for use at 1-2 grams per ton of medicated feed. It is approved for combination use with most coccidiostats and feed additive products. Check your Feed Additive Compendium for a complete list of combination approvals.