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Virbamec®

Ranges: Internal Parasiticides

Species: Cattle, Pigs, Sheep

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Antiparasitic remedy for cattle, sheep and pigs.

 

 

 

COMPOSITION: Ivermectin 1 % m/v.

EFFICACY:

1.Internal parasites: For the treatment of gastro- intestinal roundworms in cattle and sheep.

Cattle: Roundworm species: Virbamec controls the following:

 

Immature

Mature

Persistency (*)

Wireworm

*

*

14 days

Brown Stomachworm

*

*

21 days

Bankruptworm

*

*

14 days

Hookworm

*

*

-

Nodular worm

*

*

21 days

Lungworm

*

*

21 days

Eyeworm

 

*

-

Definition: * Controls (≥9 0 % effective)

Virbamec aids in the control of the following:

 

Immatures

Adult

Parafilaria

 

**

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

Sheep: Roundworm species: Virbamec controls the following

 

Immature

Mature

Wireworm

*

*

Brown Stomachworm

*

*

Bankruptworm

*

*

Hookworm

*

*

Nodular worm

*

*

Large-mouthed bowelworm

*

*

Lungworm

*

*

Definition: * Controls (≥ 90 % effective)

Virbamec aids in the control of the following:

 

Immatures

Adult

Long-necked bankruptworm

**

 

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

2.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: Sheep: Highly effective against all stages (1st, 2nd and 3rd instar larvae).

Pigs: Kills mange mites.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE: Use only as directed.

  • Cattle and Sheep:  1 ml per 50 kg body mass
  • Pigs: 1 ml per 33 kg body mass.

Withdrawal period:

•Do not use in lactating cattle or sheep where milk or milk products are used for human consumption.

•Do not use in dairy cattle within 28 days before calving where milk and milk products are intended for human consumption.

•Cattle and sheep must not be slaughtered for human consumption within 21 days of last treatment.

•Pigs must not be slaughtered for human consumption within 14 days of last treatment.

PRESENTATION:  500 ml and 1 L polyethylene bottles.

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

REGISTRATION NUMBERS:

South Africa: G2588 (Act 36/1947)
Namibia: V02/18.1.2/2
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