South Africa

Liver Fluke

Virbamec® L

Antiparasitic remedy for cattle and sheep

  • Cattle
  • Sheep
  • Injection
    Injection

PRODUCT STATEMENT :

Injectable for Internal and External parasites plus Liver fluke control in cattle and sheep

COMPOSITION :

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

EFFICACY :


1. Internal parasites:

Cattle:

Roundworm species:

Immature

Mature

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:

Immature

Mature

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)

    

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.

 

3. Nasal Worm sheep:

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

 

4. Liver fluke:

Controls Liver fluke (Fasciola hepatica) and Giant liver Fluke (Fasciola gigantica)

 

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 and sheep 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 25 °C, away from sunlight.

REGISTRATION NUMBERS :

South Africa: G3269 (Act 36/1947)

Namibia: V06/18.1.8/72 NS0

 

 

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