ColistinSulfate3.000.000 I.U.

  • - animals:
  • - Packaging:
  • 100 g multilayer sachet

Product properties



Each gram of colimixin 3® contains:

3.000.000 I.U. colistin sulfate

Mechanism of Action:

Colimixin 3® is a Polymyxin antibiotic. Mechanism of action of  Polymyxins is not yet clearly defined. However it is known that contrary to many antibiotics acting only during growth phase of bacteria, Colimixin 3® kills bacteria both in their active and passive stages. Microbial organisms sensitive to Colimixin 3® seldom develop resistance to it.

Indications of use

For prevention and treatment of intestinal infections due to E.coli, Salmonella and other gram negative bacteria in poultry. Colimixin3® is not absorbed through gut and thus yields high concentration in gut lumen, exerting more efficacy than many other antibiotics. It can also be used simultaneously with many antibiotics including Erythromycin, Clindamycin, Bacitracin and Sulfonamides to obtain synergistic effect.

Dosage and route of administration

Each 100 grams sachet in 500 liters of drinking water for 5-7 consecutive days. Colimixin 3® can also be used at rate of 100 grams in 250 kg feed for 5-7 consecutive days.

Withdrawal Time

Broilers: 2 days

No withdrawal time is needed in layers producing table eggs.

Drug interactions:



Keep out of reach of children.

Storage conditions

Keep in dry place, under 25° C and away from direct sunlight.