Terramycin Powder is indicated for use as a surgical dressing and as a topical application for the treatment of superficial wounds in all animals and ophthalmic conditions (pink eye) in sheep and cattle.
Oxytetracycline acts within the bacterial ribosomes, inhibiting protein synthesis by binding specifically to the 30S ribosomes, thus preventing the addition of amino acids to peptide chains. In vitro, oxytetracycline is bacteriostatic. At high concentrations it is bactericidal.
Zoetis Animal Health New Zealand Limited. Level 5, 8 Mahuhu Crescent, Auckland 1010, New Zealand. Tel: 0800 650 277, Fax: 0800 628 629. TERRAMYCIN is a registered trade mark of Zoetis Inc. or its subsidiaries. ACVM Registration No. A1862. RVM; Available only under Veterinary Authorisation.