Low Volume Abamectin Drench for Sheep and Lambs used for the treatment and control of abamectin sensitive strains of internal parasites (including benzimidazole, levamisole and morantel resistant strains) of sheep and itch mite and nasal bot of sheep.
Low Volume Abamectin Drench For Sheep and Lambs
Active Content & Action
Abamectin 2.0 g/L. Abamectin is part of the Macrocylic Lactones group of chemicals. It works by interrupting the nervous systems of parasites, leading to paralysis and eventual death.
For the treatment and control of abamectin sensitive strains of internal parasites (including benzimidazole, levamisole and morantel resistant strains) of sheep and itch mite and nasal bot of sheep including:
Adult and Immature Gastrointestinal Roundworms:
Also Treats and Controls:
Period of Protection
This is a short acting product and can only be expected to work where resistance is not prevalent. Always conduct drench resistance testing and seek veterinary advice if you are concerned for livestock wellbeing.
Dosage and Administration
FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY.
Dose the mob to the heaviest animal by liveweight in each group (ewes, wethers, rams and lambs). Do not underdose.
A representative sample of animals should be weighed before treatment either with scales or weighband. Where there is a large variation in size within the group, dose rate should be based on the label directions for each weight range. Drafting into two or more lines may be appropriate, to avoid excessive overdosing.
Safe to use on pregnant and non-pregnant animals of any age when used as directed.
Dose sheep and lambs at 1mL/10Kg body weight.