Animal antibiotics under tougher United States scrutiny as consensus grows on "superbug" risk to humans
- FDA's cephalosporin rule sounds simple but actually signals increased regulation. Newport, Alan // Michigan Farmer (0026-2153);Apr2012, Vol. 316 Issue 4, pBP16
The article reports on the issuance of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) order which controls extralabel uses of cephalosporin antimicrobial drugs in major animals species including cattle, swine and turkeys in the country in 2012.
- FDA explains fi nal ruling on extralabel use. // Michigan Farmer (0026-2153);Apr2012, Vol. 316 Issue 4, pBP16
The article focuses on the final ruling on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) extralabel uses of cephalosporin antimicrobial drugs in major animals species including cattle, swine and turkeys in the country in 2012.
- FDA limits uses of cephalosporin. Mohr, Paula // Farmer;Feb2012, Vol. 130 Issue 2, p50
The article reports that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued an order for prohibiting the use of cephalosporin drugs in cattle, swine and chicken which is an attempt to preserve the effectiveness of the drug for treatment of human diseases.
- FDA presents guidelines for antimicrobial animal drugs. Krisberg, Kim // Nation's Health;Nov2002, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p6
Reports on the release of guidelines for antimicrobial animal drugs by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in September 2002. Information on Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics; Reason why treating food animals with antimicrobial drugs is often done; Approval of new antimicrobial...
- FDA orders limited use of cephalosporin drugs. // Nebraska Farmer;Feb2012, Vol. 154 Issue 2, p87
The article reports on the order of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to limit the use of cephalosphorin class of antimicrobial drugs in cattle, swine, chickens and turkeys which will take effect on April 5, 2012.
- New drug rules affect cattle producers. // Delta Farm Press;10/28/2016, Vol. 73 Issue 41, p2
The article discusses the drug rules from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration which restrict the use of antimicrobials in feeds and in drinking water of cattle.
- The Buzz About Bees. // Veterinary Team Brief;Nov/Dec2016, Vol. 4 Issue 10, p10
The article reports that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration will require a veterinary prescription for the use of antimicrobial drugs for honeybee disease by 2017.
- Be smart when selecting antimicrobials. Scruggs, Daniel // Southern Farmer (1541-2008);Nov2011, Vol. 10 Issue 11, pBP13
The article offers the author's insights on selecting the best treatment options for antimicrobials which lead to better clinical outcome, treatment success, and improvement in the line of operation.
- Prepare for Pig Health Checkup. Vansickle, Joe // National Hog Farmer Expert Blog;2/13/2014, p2
The article discusses remarks offered by Iowa State University professor James McKean regarding the necessity of conducting an annual pig health review. He described how the 2014 implementation of U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) guidelines which restricted routine utilization of...