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Antibacterial soluble powder for swine drinking water

Category: Anti-Microbial

Species: Pigs

Active Ingredients: gentamicin sulfate

prescription required

What is GentaMed™?

GentaMed™ is an antibacterial soluble power, to be administered in swine drinking water for indicated diseases.

Caution: Federal law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.


GentaMed™ Soluble Powder is recommended for the control and treatment of colibacillosis in weanling swine caused by strains of E. coli sensitive to gentamicin, and for the control and treatment of swine dysentery associated with Brachyspira hyodysenteriae.

EACH g CONTAINS: Gentamicin sulfate equivalent to 333.33 mg gentamicin base.


  • Effective
    Stays in the GI tract to fight infection
  • Versatile
    Approved to control and treat swine Colibacillosis and Dysentery
  • Economical
    One scoop medicates 240 gallons of drinking water to treat and control colibacillosis at a concentration of the 25 mg/gal
  • Convenient
    Treats large numbers of swine through drinking water
  • Easy To Use
    Packaged in screw-top, moisture resistant jars for easy opening and closing
  • Safe
    approved by FDA

Withdrawal Periods

Meat and Offal10 days

Additional Safety Information

  • Concentration of medication should be adjusted in extremely hot or cold weather to ensure correct dosage
  • For swine dysentery, if the condition recurs, the medication may be repeated.  Ensure a control program is used following treatment.
  • Medicated drinking water should not be stored or offered in rusty containers.
  • There are no known contraindications to this drug when used as directed.

Pack Size

List No.Pack SizeCase Size
1GEN009360 g2