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Product Code: 30180005

Country Ovidrench 2.5% SC 2.5L

From: £ 40 .00
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Available for delivery to UK addresses only.


Product Description

S & C 2.5% w/v Oral Suspension 2.5L



A broad spectrum multi-purpose anthelmintic for the control of mature and developing, immature forms of gastrointestinal roundworms, lungworms, tapeworms and adult liver fluke in cattle and sheep. The product is also ovicidal against fluke and roundworm eggs.

In Cattle
It is active against the following species:

Roundworms:Teladorsagia, Haemonchus, Trichostrongylus, Nematodirus, Oesophagostomum, Bunostomum, Cooperia and Strongyloidesspp. It is usually effective against inhibited larvae of Cooperia and Teladorsagia.

Lungworms:Dictyocaulus viviparus.

Tapeworms:Monieziaspp.

Adult liver fluke:Fasciola hepatica.

The product is ovicidal and will kill fluke and roundworm eggs, thus reducing pasture contamination.

In Sheep
It is active against benzimidazole-susceptible strains of the following species:

Roundworms:Teladorsagia, Haemonchus, Trichostrongylus, Nematodirus (including N. battus), Chabertiaand Oesophagostomum. It is usually effective against inhibited larvae of Teladorsagia.

Lungworms:Dictyocaulus filaria.

Tapeworms:Monieziaspp.

Adult liver fluke:Fasciola hepatica.

The product is ovicidal and will kill fluke and roundworm eggs, thus reducing pasture contamination.

Contraindications

Cattle suffering from severe lung damage due to heavy lungworm infestation may continue to cough for some weeks after dosing.


Special precautions for use

Avoid the introduction of contamination during use.
The product should only be used in areas where deficiencies of cobalt and selenium are likely to occur. If in any doubt, seek the advice of a veterinary surgeon.

Special precautions for use in animals

Care must be taken not to damage the pharyngeal region when dosing, particularly in sheep.
Do not administer other cobalt and selenium supplements concurrently unless specifically advised by your vet. Not to be diluted.

Special precautions to be taken by the person administering the veterinary medicinal product to animals

Avoid direct contact with the product.
Wear suitable protective clothing including impermeable rubber gloves. In the event of accidental eye exposure, flush eye thoroughly with running water. If irritation persists, seek medical attention. In the event of accidental skin exposure, wash the affected areas with soap and water. If irritation persists, seek medical attention. Wash hands after use.

Adverse reactions (frequency and seriousness)

None known.

Use during pregnancy, lactation or lay

The use of the product in breeding bulls or pregnant cattle is not expected to interfere with their reproductive performance.

Do not dose ewes at the ‘fluke and worm’ dose rate (7.5 mg/kg), during tupping or for 1 month after removing the rams. Ovispec S&C 2.5 % w/v can be safely used during lactation.

Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction

None known

Amounts to be administered and administration route

For oral administration only using properly calibrated dosing equipment.

To ensure administration of a correct dose, body weight should be determined as accurately as possible; accuracy of the dosing device should be checked.
Shake the container before use.

Do not mix with other products.

Cattle:

Worm dose
For the control of roundworms, lungworms, tapeworms and fluke and roundworm eggs.

Dosage: 0.3 ml/kg bodyweight (7.5 mg albendazole per kg bodyweight).

Fluke and worm dose

For the additional treatment of adult liver fluke (chronic fascioliasis) in cattle.

Dosage: 0.4 ml/kg bodyweight (10 mg albendazole per kg bodyweight).

Sheep:

Worm Dose
For the control of roundworms, lungworms, tapeworms and fluke and roundworm eggs.

Dosage: 0.2 ml per kg bodyweight (5 mg albendazole per kg bodyweight).

Fluke and Worm Dose
For the additional treatment of adult liver fluke (chronic fascioliasis) in sheep.

Dosage: Approximately 0.3 ml per kg bodyweight (7.5 mg albendazole per kg bodyweight).

Administration with a suitable drenching gun is recommended (see 4.5).

Overdose (symptoms, emergency procedures, antidotes), if necessary

Benzimidazoles have a wide safety margin.

Withdrawal periods

Cattle:
Meat: 14 days
Milk: 60 hours

Sheep:
Meat: 4 days
Milk: Do not use in sheep producing milk for human consumption