supportive and pivotal data needed to establish the effectiveness
of 17α-methyltestosterone when fed as a feed additive
to larval tilapia to produce populations comprising over 90%
|Source of drug:
Buhl, ID 83316
Phone: 1-800-657-6446 x 3332;
(mg) MT per kilogram (kg) fish per day
Note: MT will typically be incorporated into standard
tilapia feed at a rate of 60 mg MT per kg feed
Culture: 120 days (from last day of treatment)
Note: Batch culture is defined as when all fish in
a group/lot enter and leave the lot at the same time.
Harvest/Restock Culture: individual minimum weight of 350
grams per fish
Partial harvest/restock culture is defined as the mixing of
different lots of fish during the grow-out period and selective
harvest from the production unit at various times.
of once per calendar year, a minimum of 60 fish must be sampled
from a specific treatment lot to determine the sex ration of
the population. Investigator should also report general fish
behavior and any adverse effects relating to treatment.
or restrictions on use:
of fish is allowed. Investigator must follow all instructions
in the Study Protocol for INAD 11-236 regarding drug acquisition
and handling, fish treatment and disposition, and data reporting
Drug discharge must be in compliance with local NPDES permitting requirements.
||$600.00 per facility per year
contact for other information:
Bonnie Johnson, FWS - AADAP
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