Chloromycetin Palmitate; Chloramphenicol Palmitate; Chloropal; Chloro Palmitate


Azramycine S125; Azramycine S250; Chloromycetin; Chlor Palm 125; Chlor Palm 250; Duricol; Karomycin Palmitate 125; Karomycin Palmitate 250; Novochlorocap


A broad spectrum systemic antibiotic with activity against many gram negative and gram positive organisms, it can also act as a bactericidal in higher concentrations.


  • Clostridium
  • Mycoplasma
  • Pneumonia
  • Salmonella
  • Staphylococcus
  • Streptococcus


  • 25-90 mg/lb orally, three times daily References(7)
  • 50-200 mg/kg, orally, three times a day (20)
  • 50 mg/kg, orally, three times a day References(23)
  • 0.83 mg/ml in drinking water References(23)

Side Effects

  • Anaemia
  • Diarrhoea
  • Anaphylaxis
  • Bone marrow suppression


  • Do not give to pregnant/lactating rats
  • Do not use for trivial infections, can be highly toxic
  • Do not give salicylates (any of a group of analgesics, or painkilling drugs, that are derivatives of salicylic acid) or non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs while administering this drug


Azithromycin, Erythromycin, Tylosin