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Paramectin Pour-On

Paramectin Pour- On contains ivermectin and is for the treatment and control of a wide range of internal and external parasites in cattle.

Target Species: Beef cattle, dairy cattle

  • Active Ingredient

    Ivermectin 0.5% w/v

  • Pharmaceutical Form

    Pour-on solution. A clear blue liquid.

  • Indications

    Paramectin Pour-On is indicated for the effective treatment and control of the following gastrointestinal roundworms, lungworms, eyeworms, warbles, chorioptic and sarcoptic mange and sucking and biting lice in beef and non-lactating dairy cattle. Gastrointestinal roundworms (adults and fourth stage larvae): Ostertagia ostertagi (including inhibited O ostertagi), Haemonchus placei, Trichostrongylus axei, Trichostrongylus colubriformis, Cooperia spp, Oesophagostomum radiatum, Strongyloides papillosus (adult), Trichuris spp (adult). Lungworms (adult and fourth stage larvae): Dictyocaulus viviparus. Eyeworms (adult): Thelazia spp Warbles (parasitic stages): Hypoderma bovis, Hypoderma lineatum. Lice: Linognathus vituli, Haematopinus eurysternus, Solenopotes capillatus, Damalinia bovis. Mange mites: Chorioptes bovis, Sarcoptes scabiei var bovis. Paramectin Pour-On given at the recommended dose of 500 micrograms ivermectin per kg bodyweight controls infections with Trichostrongylus axei and Cooperia spp acquired up to 14 days after treatment, Ostertagia ostertagi and Oesophagostomum radiatum acquired up to 21 days after treatment and Dictyocaulus viviparis acquired up to 28 days after treatment. It also controls horn flies (Haematobia irritans) for up to 35 days after treatment.

  • Dosage

    Ivermectin should be administered topically at 500µg per kg bodyweight (1 ml per 10 kg bodyweight). The formulation should be applied along the midline of the back in a narrow strip between the withers and the tailhead. To ensure administration of a correct dose, body weight should be determined as accurately as possible- accuracy of the dosing device should be checked. 250 ml bottle and 1 litre pack (Squeeze dispensing bottle/twin-neck container/single neck container) - Remove the cap (twin-neck container/single neck container) or attach the dispensing cup to the product bottle (squeeze-measure container) and hold the container in an upright position. - Gently squeeze the container until the product is level with the desired dose volume increment. - Dispense the product by tipping the container forward until inverted. 2.5 litre and 5 litre pack (Collapsible Back Pack) - Remove the shipping cap from the backpack container and replace with the vent cap provided. - Attach the hose from the automatic dosing equipment to the outlet from the vent cap. - Follow the applicator gun manufacturers directions for priming the gun, adjusting the dose, and care of the applicator gun following use.

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