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Table 2 Withdrawal periods of some antibiotics in yellowtail, rainbow trout, and kuruma prawn

From: Food safety impacts of antimicrobial use and their residues in aquaculture

Antibiotic Target species Administration mode Withdrawal period (days)
Amoxicillin Yellowtail Oral 5
Ampicillin Yellowtail Oral 5
Erythromycin Yellowtail Oral 30
Oxytetracycline Yellowtail Oral 20
Oxolinic acid Yellowtail Oral 16
Spiramycin Yellowtail Oral 30
Novobiocin Yellowtail Oral 15
Flumequine Yellowtail Oral –
Lincomycin hydrochloride Yellowtail Oral 10
Florfenicol Yellowtail Oral 5
Thiamphenicol Yellowtail Oral 15
Oxytetracycline hydrochloride Rainbow trout Oral 30
Oxolinic acid Rainbow trout Oral 21
Sulfadimethoxine Rainbow trout Oral 30
Sulfamonomethoxine Rainbow trout Immersion 15
Florfenicol Rainbow trout Oral 14
Oxytetracycline hydrochloride Kuruma prawn Oral 25
Oxolinic acid Kuruma prawn Oral 30
  1. Source: Southeast Asian Fisheries Development Center, Aquaculture Department [96]