Pentamox
Mineralised Oral Drench for Sheep

Pentamox

Pentamox Mineralised Oral Drench for Sheep contains moxidectin, a second generation macrocyclic lactone endectocide which is effective against internal and external parasites sensitive to this molecular / active substance family. It also aids in the control of selenium-responsive conditions. It can be used to supplement diets which may be deficient in selenium, cobalt, copper, zinc and iodine.


Active Constituents

1 g/L MOXIDECTIN, 1 g/L IODINE, 0.2 g/L COBALT, 2.1 g/L COPPER, 0.6 g/L ZINC, 0.5 g/L SELENIUM

Indications

Mature (adult) and immature (L4): Haemonchus contortus (Barber's Pole Worm), Trichostrongylus spp. (Black Scour Worm), Trichostrongylus axei (Stomach Hair Worm), Trichostrongylus colubriformis, Ostertagia (Teladorsagia) spp. (Small Brown Stomach Worm), Teladorsagia circumcincta, Cooperia spp. (Small Intestinal Worm), Cooperia oncophora, Nematodirus spp. (Thin-necked Intestinal Worm), Nematodirus battus, Nematodirus filicollis, Nematodirus spathiger, Strongyloides papillosus (Intestinal Threadworm), Oesophagostomum columbianum (Nodule Worm), Chabertia ovina (Large-mouthed Bowel Worm), Dictyocaulus filaria (Large Lungworm).

Adult Nematodes: Trichostrongylus rugatus, Trichostrongylus vitrinus, Cooperia curticei, Nematodirus abnormalis, Nematodirus helvetianus, Ostertagia trifurcata, Oesophagostomum venulosum (Large Bowel Worm), Trichuris ovis.

 Ectoparasites: Psorergates ovis (Itch Mite).

Withholding Periods

Meat: 5 days
Milk: DO NOT USE in ewes which are producing, or may in the future produce, milk that may be used or processed for human consumption.

Trade Advice

Export Slaughter Interval (ESI): DO NOT USE less than 7 days before slaughter for export.

Dosage

Liveweight (kg)  Dose (mL) 10 L Treats
10 5000 
11 - 15 3333 
16 - 20 4 2500 
21 - 25 5 2000 
26 - 30 6 1666 
31 - 35 7 1428 
36 - 40 8 1250 
41 - 45 9 1111 
46 - 50 10 1000 
51 - 55 11 909 
56 - 60 12 833 
61 - 65 13  769 
66 - 70 14 714 
71 - 75 15 666 

Sheep in excess of 75 kg to be dosed at 1 mL per 5 kg bodyweight.

Pack Sizes

521015 10 L