TAKTIC® TR

Controls ticks on cattle, sheep and goats.
Kills cattle lice, sheep scab mites, itch mites and goat mange mites.

FOR EXTERNAL ANIMAL USE ONLY

TAKTIC® TR
Reg. No. G2537 (Act 36/1947)
Namibian Reg. No. V02/18.3.4/780 NS0

INDICATIONS
Controls ticks on cattle, sheep and goats.
Kills cattle lice, sheep scab mites, itch mites and goat mange mites.

COMPOSITION
Contains amitraz 23,75 % m/m.

STORAGE

  • Store in a cool dry place.
  • Protect product from extremes of heat and cold and from dampness.

CAUTION

WARNINGS

  • DO NOT USE ON HORSES.
  • Withdrawal period: Do not slaughter animals for human consumption within 7 days of last application.
  • 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.
PRECAUTIONS
  • Tightly reseal the packet or bucket if all the contents have not been used.
  • Destroy empty containers in accordance with local waste disposal regulations and never reuse for any other purpose.
  • Wash hands thoroughly after use.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE – USE ONLY AS DIRECTED

Cattle
For external use only on cattle by dipping (not for hand spraying or spray races).
Taktic® TR should not be mixed with any other dip.
The total replacement system of dipping requires that exactly the same quantity of Taktic® TR is added to the diptank PRIOR to EACH dipping in accordance with the table. The tank is topped up with water to the desired dipping level on each occasion.

Mixing instructions (diptank only)
Add the required amount of powder to approximately 10 ℓ of water in a suitable container. Allow powder to settle, then stir. When well mixed, add to the dip tank and agitate well. Proceed with dipping immediately.
Use at the rate of 1 part to 5 000 parts water or in this proportion as tabulated e.g. 100 g per 500 ℓ.
Amount to be added to dip tank prior to each dipping or during dipping should replenishment be necessary:

Ticks: Dip cattle weekly.
Lice:    Dip cattle twice with a 7-day interval.

Sheep and Goats
For external use on sheep and goats by plunge dipping only.
Taktic® TR should not be mixed with any other dip.
For sheep scab* and goat mange, clean out the dip tank and refill with fresh water. Charge water at a or the rate of 1 kg Taktic® TR to 700 ℓ water. Replenish dip wash at the rate of 1 kg Taktic® TR to 500 ℓ water, when one third of the dip wash has been used.
*Sheep scab is a notifiable disease; any outbreak or suspicion of the disease should be reported to the State Veterinarian.

Mixing instructions
Add the required amount of powder to approximately 50 ℓ of water in a suitable container. Allow powder to settle, then stir. When well mixed add to the dip tank and agitate well. Proceed with dipping immediately.

Dip sheep and goats at least twice with an 8 to 10-day interval to kill sheep scab mites, itch mites and goat mange mites.

PRESENTATION
100 g, 500 g, 1 kg, 3 kg and 3,5 kg.

REGISTRATION HOLDER
Intervet South Africa (Pty) Ltd.
20 Spartan Road
Spartan, 1619, RSA 
Tel: +27 (0) 11 923 9300
Fax: +27 (0) 11 974 9320
www.msd-animal-health.co.za

MANUFACTURER
Nulandis
14 Field Street
Lilianton, Boksburg

DATE OF PUBLICATION OF THIS PACKAGE INSERT
8 February 2001