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Table 4 Daily dosages (mg/kg) and dosing ratio of antimicrobial compounds for all treatments registered in the 98 chicken farms at Yaoundé, Cameroon

From: Antimicrobial usage in the chicken farming in Yaoundé, Cameroon: a cross-sectional study

ATCvet Antibiotic DDD UDD UDD/DDD Total useda [g (%)]
QJ01CA04 Amoxicilin 9.0 10.0 1.1 11.5 (0.12)
QJ01MA02 Ciprofloxacin 11.4 50.0 4.4 25.0 (0.26)
QJ01XB01 Colistin 47.4 37.5 0.8 82.9 (0.85)
QJ01AA02 Doxycycline 20.0 38.7 1.9 478.1 (4.93)
QJ01MA90 Enrofloxacin 10.0 5.0 0.5 8.0 (0.08)
QJ01FA01 Erythromycin 5.0 6.3 1.3 13.8 (0.14)
QJ01MB07 Flumequine 20.9 31.9 1.5 358.9 (3.70)
QJ01XX93 Furaltadone 20.0 50.0 2.5 738.3 (7.61)
QJ01GB05 Neomycin 7.0 8.8 1.3 19.3 (0.20)
QJ01MA06 Norfloxacine 14.5 11.5 0.8 1170.7 (12.06)
QJ01AA06 Oxytetracycline 40.6 36.5 0.9 2007.0 (20.68)
QJ01EQ10 Sulfadiazine 6.3 21.0 3.3 3.2 (0.03)
QJ01EQ09 Sulfadimethoxine 21.3 12.5 0.6 16.3 (0.17)
QJ01EQ03 Sulfadimidin 33.0 51.0 1.5 4628.3 (47.69)
QJ01EQ17 Sulfamerazine 34.4 63.2 1.8 31.6 (0.33)
QJ01AA Tetracycline 41.6 37.2 0.9 88.8 (0.91)
QJ01EA01 Trimethoprim 10.8 6.7 0.6 22.3 (0.23)
  1. DDD defined daily dose, UDD used daily dose
  2. aPercentage of the total amount of antimicrobials (in g) used