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South Africa

Virbamec® L

Ranges: Internal Parasiticides

Species: Cattle, Sheep

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The comprehensive injectable for Internal and External parasites plus Liver fluke control in cattle and sheep.

 

 

COMPOSITION: Ivermectin 1 % m/v, clorsulon 10 % m/v.

EFFICACY

Internal parasites:

Cattle:

Roundworm species:

Immatures

Adult

Persistency(*)

Wireworm

*

*

14 days

Brown Stomachworm

*

*

21 days

Bankruptworm

*

*

14 days

Hookworm

*

*

Nodular Worm

*

*

21 days

Lungworm

*

*

21 days

Eyeworm

 

*

Definition: * Controls (≥ 90 % effective)

 

Liver fluke species

Immatures

Adult

Liver Fluke (Fasciola hepatica)

 

*

Giant Liver Fluke (Fasciola gigantica)

 

*

Definition: * Control (≥ 90 % effective)

 

 

Immatures

Adult

Parafilaria

 

**

Definition: ** Aids in the control (60 - 89 % effective)

Sheep:

Roundworm species:

Immatures

Adult

Wireworm

*

*

Brown Stomachworm

*

*

Bankruptworm

*

*

Hookworm

*

*

Nodular Worm

*

*

Large-mouthed  Bowelworm

*

*

Lungworm

*

*

 

Definition: * Controls (≥ 90 % effective)

 

 

Immatures

Adult

Long-necked  Bankruptworm

**

 

Definition: ** Aids in the control (60 - 89 % effective)

Liver fluke species

Immatures

Adult

Liver Fluke (Fasciola hepatica)

 

*

Giant Liver Fluke (Fasciola gigantica)

 

*

Definition: * Control (≥ 90 % effective)

EXTERNAL PARASITES:

Cattle:

  • Kills sucking lice, biting lice and mange mites.
  • Controls sand tampans infesting cattle for up to 3 days after treatment.
  • Kills cattle screw worms present at time of injection. Protects against screw worm strikes for 2 weeks after administration.
  • Controls blue ticks (Rhipicephalus spp.) on cattle. For control of blue ticks, treatment must be repeated every 21 days.

Sheep:

  • Kills sheep scab mites. Controls Australian itch mites.
  • Nasal bot.  Highly effective against all stages (1st, 2nd and 3rd instar larvae).

Directions for use: Use only as directed. 

  • Cattle: Inject subcutaneously or intramuscularly at 1 ml per 50 kg body mass.
  • Sheep and goats: Inject subcutaneously at 1 ml per 50 kg body mass.

WITHDRAWAL PERIOD:

  • Do not use in dairy cattle within  28 days before calving, where milk and milk products are intended for human consumption.
  • Cattle, sheep and goats intended for human consumption must not be slaughtered within 28 days of last treatment.

PRESENTATION:   500 ml and 1 litre plastic bottles.

STORAGE INSTRUCTIONS: Store at room temperature below 30 °C, away from sunlight.

REGISTRATION NUMBERS:

South Africa: G3269 (Act 36/1947)
Namibia: V06/18.1.8/72
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