- Abamectin 5 mg/mL
Abamectin is a member of the avermectin family of compounds. It provides a broad spectrum of efficacy against sensitive strains of the following adult and immature internal and external parasites of cattle.
Adult and immature gastrointestinal roundworms:
Haemonchus placei - barber's pole worm
Ostertagia ostertagi - small brown stomach worm (including inhibited L4 stage); controls infection acquired up to 14 days after treatment
Trichostrongylus axei - stomach hair worm
Trichostrongylus colubriformis - intestinal hair worm
Cooperia oncophora, C. punctata - small intestinal worm
Nematodirus spathiger - thin necked intestinal worm
Oesophagostomum radiatum - nodule worm
Oesophagostomum venulosum - large bowel worm
Trichuris spp. - whipworm
Strongyloides papillosus - intestinal threadworm
Dictyocaulus viviparus - large lungworm; controls infection acquired up to 28 days after treatment.
Sucking lice and biting lice:
Linognathus vituli - long nosed sucking louse
Haematopinus eurysternus - short nosed sucking louse
Bovicola bovis - biting louse
Solenopotes capillatus - little blue sucking louse
Controls buffalo fly (Haematobia irritans exigua) and protects cattle from re-infestation for up to 14 days after treatment.
Meat: DO NOT USE less than 35 days before slaughter for human consumption.
Milk: Zero (0) days
Export Slaughter Interval (ESI):
DO NOT USE less than 42 days before slaughter for export.
Dose: 1 mL per 10 kg bodyweight
Dose the mob according to the heaviest animal by liveweight in the group (bulls, cows, steers, calves etc.) Do not underdose. A representative sample of animals should be weighed before treatment either with scales or a weighband.
This product is contraindicated for use in calves under 16 weeks of age or less than 50 kg of bodyweight.
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