Product Details - PANACUR® BS

CattleGoatsHorsesOstrichesSheep

Product Class

FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY

2*

PANACUR® BS
Reg. No. G1481 (Act 36/1947)
Namibia Reg. No. V02/18.1.1/655 NS0

INDICATIONS
A roundworm and lungworm remedy for cattle. A roundworm remedy for horses and ostriches. A roundworm, lungworm and milk tapeworm remedy for sheep and goats.

COMPOSITION
Contains: Fenbendazole 5 % m/v
*Benzimidazole

CAUTION

STORAGE
Store in a cool, dry place.

WARNINGS

  • Withdrawal period: Do not slaughter animals for human consumption within 7 days of treatment.
  • Do not mix or dilute with any unspecified substance.
  • Sheep must be inoculated against Pulpy Kidney (enterotoxaemia) before dosing.
  • Keep away from foodstuffs.
  • Dispose of empty containers according to local waste disposal regulations and do not reuse for any other purpose.
  • KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN, UNINFORMED PERSONS AND ANIMALS.
  • Although this remedy has been extensively tested under a large variety of conditions, failure thereof may ensue as a result of a wide range of reasons. If this is suspected, seek veterinary advice and notify the registration holder.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE - USE ONLY AS DIRECTED
Shake well before use.
Ready-to-Use.

1.    CATTLE & HORSES
Dosage Rate

  • Cattle: Dose 5 mg/kg body mass i.e. 1 mℓ/10 kg body mass
  • Horses: Dose 10 mg/kg body mass i.e. 2 mℓ/10 kg body mass

Dosage table

Body massDose (mℓ)Dosages in pack (200 mℓ)
CattleHorsesCattleHorses
505104020
10010202010
1501530136
2002040105
250255084
300306073

 

Body massDose (mℓ)Dosages in pack (1 ℓ)
CattleHorsesCattleHorses
50510200100
100102010050
15015306633
20020405025
25025504020
30030603316

 

Body massDose (mℓ)Dosages in pack (5 ℓ)
CattleHorsesCattleHorses
505101 000500
1001020500250
1501530333166
2002040250125
2502550200100
300306016683

 

Body massDose (mℓ)Dosages in pack (10 ℓ)
CattleHorsesCattleHorses
505104 0002 000
10010202 0001 000
15015301 333666
20020401 000500
2502550800400
3003060666333

Panacur® BS can be safely used in all classes of stock and horses.

EFFICACY IN CATTLE (Fenbendazole at 5 mg/kg body mass)

Roundworm speciesImmatureAdult
Wireworm
(Haemonchus placei)
**
Brown stomach worm
(Ostertagia ostertagi)
**
Cattle bankrupt worm
(Cooperia spp.)
**
Nodular worm
(Oesophagostomum radiatum)
**
Hookworm
(Bunostomum plebotomum)
**
Lungworm
(Dictyocaulus viviparus)
**

Explanation:* Controls (≥ 90 % effective)**    Aids in the control (60 – 89 % effective)

EFFICACY IN HORSES (Fenbendazole at 10 mg/kg body mass)
Panacur® BS at the recommended dose is highly effective against the following roundworm species:

  • Bloodworm (large strongyles)
  • Redworm (small strongyles)
  • Whipworm (pinworm)
  • Ascarids
  • Stomach worm (Habronema majus)

The list contains the more important endoparasite species. This anthelmintic may also be effective against other species. For more information consult your veterinarian.

2.    SHEEP & GOATS
Dosage rate

  • For round- and lungworm dose at 5 mg/kg body mass i.e. 1 mℓ/10 kg body mass.
  • For round-, lung- and milk tapeworm dose at 10 mg/kg body mass i.e. 1 mℓ/5 kg body mass.
  • Double the dosage and halve the number of doses per pack when treating for milk tapeworm.

Dosage table

Body mass (kg)Dose (mℓ)Doses in pack (200 mℓ)
5½400
101200
15133
202100
30366
40450
50540
60633

 

Body mass (kg)Dose (mℓ)Doses in pack (1 ℓ)
5½2 000
1011 000
15666
202500
303333
404250
505200
606166

 

Body mass (kg)Dose (mℓ)Doses in pack (5 ℓ)
5½10 000
1015 000
153 333
2022 500
3031 666
4041 250
5051 000
606833

 

Body mass (kg)Dose (mℓ)Doses in pack (10 ℓ)
5½20 000
10110 000
156 666
2025 000
3033 333
4042 500
5052 000
6061 666

Panacur® BS can be used safely in rams and ewes before and after mating, pregnant ewes, and young lambs, old and debilitated animals. Safe even at 50 times the recommended dose. Does not stain wool or mohair. Kills worm eggs present in the animal at dosing.

EFFICACY IN SHEEP AND GOATS

a)    Roundworms (at 5 mg/kg body mass)

Roundworm speciesImmatureAdult
Wireworm ‡
(Haemonchus contortus)
**
Bankrupt worm
(Trichostrongylus colubriformis)
**
Longnecked bankrupt worm
(Nematodirus spathiger)
**
Brown stomach worm ‡
(Teladorsagia circumcinta)
**
Nodular worm
(Oesophagostomum columbianum)
**
Hookworm ‡
(Gaigeria pachyscelis)
**
Large-mouthed bowel worm
(Chabertia ovina)
**
White bankrupt worm
(Strongyloides papillosus)
**
Lungworm
(Dictyocaulus filaria)
**

Explanation: * Controls (≥ 90 % effective)**  Aids in the control (60 – 89 % effective)‡    Except resistant strains

b)    Tapeworms (at 10 mg/kg body mass)

Tapeworm speciesEfficacy class
Milk tapeworm
(Moniezia expansa)
1

Key:
CLASS 1:100 % effective in at least 80 % of the treated flockCLASS 2:100 % effective in at least 60 % of the treated flockCLASS 3:100 % effective in at least 50 % of the treated flockCLASS 4:Ineffective

The list contains the more important endoparasite species. This anthelmintic may also be effective against other species. For more information consult your veterinarian.

3.    OSTRICHES
Dosage rate
Dose 1,5 mℓ/5 kg body mass.

Dosage table

Body mass (kg)Dose (mℓ)Doses in pack (200 mℓ)
5133
10366
20633
30922
401216
501513

 

Body mass (kg)Dose (mℓ)Doses in pack (1 ℓ)
5666
103333
206166
309111
401283
501566

 

Body mass (kg)Dose (mℓ)Doses in pack (5 ℓ)
53 333
1031 666
206833
309555
4012416
5015333

 

Body mass (kg)Dose (mℓ)Doses in pack (10 ℓ)
56 666
1033 333
2061 666
3091 111
4012833
5015666

Panacur® BS is safe for mature ostriches and ostrich chicks.

EFFICACY IN OSTRICHES

Ostrich roundworm
Libyostrongylus douglassii*

Explanation:
* Controls (≥ 90 % effective)

The list contains the more important endoparasite species. This anthelmintic may also be effective against other species. For more information consult your veterinarian.

PRESENTATION
200 mℓ, 1 ℓ, 5 ℓ and 10 ℓ plastic bottles.

REGISTRATION HOLDER
Intervet South Africa (Pty) Ltd.
20 Spartan Road, Spartan,
1619, RSA
Tel: +27 (0) 11 923 9300
Fax: +27 (0) 11 392 3158
www.msd-animal-health.co.za

MANUFACTURER
Burchem Research   
54 Electron Avenue 
Isando

DATE OF PUBLICATION OF THIS PACKAGE INSERT
04 May 2005