Bimeda launches new 250ml size for Macrosyn, 100mg/ml tulathromycin solution for injection for cattle, pigs and sheep

Bimeda Animal Health Ltd is pleased to announce the launch and additional pack size of their Macrosyn solution for injection for cattle, pigs and sheep [POM], which contains 100mg/ml tulathromycin.

Bimeda Ireland General Manager Andrew Glynn commented, 'following on from the launch of our 100ml Macrosyn solution for injection for cattle, pigs and sheep in December 2020 we are please to announce the addition of a 250ml pack size to the range; providing our customers with even more choice.'

Following appropriate diagnostics, Macrosyn is indicated for use to treat specific conditions caused by specific bacteria susceptible to tulathromycin:

  • In cattle, for the treatment of BRD (M. haemolytica, P. multocida, H. somni, M. bovis) and IBK (Moraxella bovis ),
  • In pigs, for the treatment of SRD (A. pleuropneumoniae, P. multocida, M. hyopneumoniae, H. parasuis, B. bronchiseptica),
  • In sheep, for the treatment of the early stages of foot rot (Dichelobacter nodosus) requiring systemic treatment

Macrosyn offers short meat withdrawal periods of 22 days for cattle, 13 days for pigs and 16 days for sheep.

Andrew added, 'for veterinarians who are interested in Macrosyn solution for injection for cattle, pigs and sheep, or in any product from the Bimeda range, please contact your local Bimeda sales representative or call Bimeda on Lo Call 1850 51 52 53. Orders from customers in the Republic of Ireland can now also be placed via our online shopping facility on'

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Full product information can be found on the SPC which is hosted on the HPRA website, or on Bimeda's product data sheet, which is hosted on and also available from your Bimeda sales representative.
Macrosyn is a Prescription Only Medicine and, as with all veterinary pharmaceutical products, should be used only following on from appropriate diagnostics.

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