BIMECTIN INJECTION

Description

For the control of worms and blue ticks in cattle and sheep, as well as worms and mange mites in pigs. Effective against all species of gastro-intestinal worms, including the 4th stage larvae, and blue ticks (R B decoloratus and R B microplus), including those resistant to topical acaricides. Bimectin is also effective against Thelazia eye worms, nasal worm in sheep, sarcoptic and psoriatic mange mites and sucking lice.

Bimectin prevents re-infection with worms for 14 to 21 days depending on species. As the larvae are killed, pasture re-infestation is controlled for 6 to 8 weeks. Blue ticks are controlled for a minimum of 3 weeks.

Effective Against

Worms and blue ticks
Gastro-intestinal worms including 4th stage larvae
Mange mites and sucking lice

Active Ingredients

1% Ivermectin

Pack Size

50ml, 500ml, 250ml

Directions for Use

  • Bimectin Injection should be given subcutaneously only.
  • Inject under the loose skin in front or behind the shoulder.
  • Use of a 16 gauge, 15 to 20 mm (3/4 inch) needle is suggested.
  • Use sterile equipment
  • Cattle and Sheep and goats:   1ml per 50 kg body mass
  • Pigs: 1 ml per 33 kg body mass by subcutaneous, in the neck

Withdrawal Period

  • Cattle and sheep destined for human consumption: 49 days
  • Pigs: 49 days

Warnings

  • Use a sterile needle to withdraw Bimectin from the bottle.
  • Use total contents within one month of withdrawing the first dose.
  • Keep in a safe, cool place away from light and from children and uninformed persons.
  • Some transient irritation may be observed following injection.
  • Not for use in animals providing milk for human consumption.