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Dosages of Lincosamides

Dosages of Lincosamides

Lincosamide

Species

Dosage, Route, and Frequency

Lincomycin

Cattle

10 mg/kg, IM, bid

Pigs

10 mg/kg, IM, bid

7 mg/kg, in-feed

Dogs

20 mg/kg/day, PO

Cats

10 mg/kg, IM, bid

25 mg/kg, PO, bid

Clindamycin

Dogs, cats

5–10 mg/kg, PO, bid