Product Details - TRI-DOSE ORAL

GoatsSheep

Product Class

FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY

4*

TRI – DOSE ORAL
Reg. No. G3103 (Act 36/1947)
Namibia Reg. No. V02/18.1.3/651 NS0

INDICATIONS
Liver fluke, immature conical fluke, nasal worm and roundworm remedy for sheep and goats with residual action against reinfestation of wireworm and hookworm.

COMPOSITION
Contains: Closantel 5 % m/v
*Salicylanilide

HARMFUL

STORAGE
Store in a cool dry place.

WARNINGS

  • Withdrawal period: Meat - 30 days.
  • Not for use on milk goats whose milk is intended for human consumption.
  • Do not administer to Angora goats before they have been weaned.
  • Tri-Dose Oral should not be administered more often than 7 weekly.
  • Handle with care. Poisonous if swallowed or inhaled.
  • Any unused solution can be stored safely for later use. Do not reuse if solution is unclear.
  • Dispose of any empty containers and unclear solution as per 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.

PRECAUTIONS

  • It is recommended that all sheep and goats be vaccinated against pulpy kidney disease (enterotoxaemia) before any worm remedy is dosed.
  • Wash hands thoroughly after use.

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

DOSAGE
Sheep and goats: 1 mℓ/5 kg livemass.
(50 mg closantel/5 kg live mass ≈ 10 mg/kg)

Livemass (in kg)Dose (in mℓ)Number of doses in pack
200 mℓ1 ℓ5 ℓ
1021005002500
204502501250
30633166833
40825125625
501020100500
100201050250

 

EFFICACY

  1. Nasal worm (Oestrus ovis) – Controls the first, second, and third stage larvae.
  2. Conical fluke – Aids in the control of immature stages.
  3. Liver fluke
Worm SpeciesEfficacy
Stage of liver fluke
4 weeks6 weeks8 weeksAdult
Liver Fluke
(F. hepatica)
***----*
Giant Liver Fluke
( F. gigantica )
----****

 

  1. Round worms
Worm SpeciesEfficacy
ImmatureAdult
Wireworm**
Hookworm**
Large mouthed bowel worm**

 

  1. Residual Efficacy
Worm SpeciesResidual ActionEfficacy
Wireworm7 weeks*
Hookworm10 weeks*

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

PRESENTATION
5 ℓ Polyethylene container.

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 (Pty) Ltd.
54 Electron Rd, Kempton Park
1619, South Africa

DATE OF PUBLICATION OF THIS PACKAGE INSERT
14 August 2002