Product Details - PANACUR® PASTE

Horses

Product Class

FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY

2*

PANACUR® PASTE
Reg. No. G3374 (Act 36/1947)
Namibia Reg. No. V04/18.1.1/248 NS0

INDICATIONS
For the treatment of immature and mature stages of roundworms: bloodworms (large strongyles), redworms (small strongyles), ascarids, oxyurids and strongyloides of horses.

COMPOSITION
Each 1 g of paste contains: Fenbendazole 187,5 mg
* Benzimidazole

STORAGE
Store at room temperature between 20 ˚C and 25 ˚C.

WARNINGS

  • Dispose of all empty syringes 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

  • The syringe is graduated with 6 markings. Each marking corresponds to a dosage for 100 kg body weight.
  • Before administration, the syringe should be adjusted to the calculated dosage by setting the ring on the plunger.
  • Ensure that the horse does not have food in its mouth.
  • Insert the syringe in the gap between the front and back teeth and deliver paste onto the back of the tongue.
  • Immediately raise the horse’s head for a few seconds after dosing.

DOSAGE

  • The recommended dosage is 7,5 mg fenbendazole/kg body weight. One syringe contains sufficient paste to treat one 600 kg horse.
  • Diarrhoea caused by Strongyloides westeri in suckling foals should be treated with a dose of 50 mg fenbendazole/kg body weight corresponding to 24 g (contents of 1 syringe) for 90 kg body weight.

EFFICACY 

RoundwormsStage/sControls*
/Aids in the control**
Dosage Rate
Small strongyles including:Craterostomum spp.,
Cylicocyclus spp.,
Cylicodontophorus spp.,
Cylicostephanus spp.,
Cyathostomum spp.,
Gyalocephalus spp.,
Poteriostomum spp.
PANACUR® PASTE - Symbol Adult*7,5 mg/kg/day for 1 day
Large strongyles including:Oesophagodontus spp.Adult*7,5 mg/kg/day for 1 day
Strongylus edentatusLarval Stages*7,5 mg/kg/day for 5 days
Adult*7,5 mg/kg/day for 1 day
S. equinusAdult*7,5 mg/kg/day for 1 day
S. vulgarisLarval Stages in arteries**7,5 mg/kg/day for 5 days
Adult*7,5 mg/kg/day for 1 day
S. westeriAdult*50 mg/kg/day for 1 day
TriodontophorusAdult*7,5 mg/kg/day for 1 day
Pinworms (Oxyuris equi)4th Stage larvae*7,5 mg/kg/day for 1 day
Adult*7,5 mg/kg/day for 1 day
Ascarids (Parascaris equorum)Adult*7,5 mg/kg/day for 1 day
Small strongylesImmature (mucosal stages)*7,5 mg/kg/day for 5 days
Habronema spp. and Draschia spp.Adult*7,5 mg/kg/day for 5 days
Probstmayria viviparusAdult*7,4 mg/kg/day for 1 day

* Controls (≥ 90 % effective)
** Aids in the control (60 to 89 % effective)

Panacur® Paste can be used in adult horses, pregnant and lactating mares, foals and stallions.

PRESENTATION
24 g syringes.

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
Intervet Productions S.A.
Rue de Lyons
Igoville, France

DATE OF PUBLICATION OF THIS PACKAGE INSERT
1 December 2003