Mectec Cattle Pour-On 20 litre (Ivermectin)
For the treatment and control of Ivermectin-sensitive internal and external parasites of beef and dairy cattle.
Presentation: Broad Spectrum Topical Antiparasitic Solution for Cattle containing Ivermectin 5mg/mL
Mectec PourOn for Cattle offers these proven benefits:
Broadspectrum efficacy against a wide range of internal and external parasites.
A convenient pouron formulation for ease of administration and less stress for the producer as well as the animal.
Persistent activity against important parasites.
Rapid penetration to target key parasites quickly.
A high margin of safety for breeding/pregnant cows.
Suitable for all ages of cattle, ensuring confidence and peace of mind.
For the treatment and control of gastrointestinal nematodes Ostertagia ostertagi, Haemonchus placei, Trichostrongylus axei, T. colubriformis, Cooperia oncophora, C. punctata, Oesophagostomum radiatum, O. venulosum, Strongyloides papillosus, Trichuris spp and Nematodirus spp, lungworms (Dictyocaulus viviparus), sucking and biting lice (Linognathus vituli, Haematopinus eurysternus, Bovicola bovis and Solenopotes capillatus), chorioptic and sarcoptic mange mites, buffalo flies (Haematobia irritans exigua), and cattle ticks (Boophilus microplus). Noromectin Pour-On at the recommended use level can effectively control infections with Ostertagia spp (small brown stomach worms) acquired up to 14 days after treatment, Dictyocaulus viviparus (lungworm) acquired up to 28 days after treatment and Haematobia irritans exigua (buffalo fly) for up to 21 days after treatment.
Apply along the topline in a narrow strip extending from the withers to the tailhead. The dose rate is 1 mL for each 10 kg of liveweight.
A representative sample of animals should be weighed before treatment either with scales or a weighband.
Dose rate to be based on heaviest cattle in each group. Do not underdose.
Where there is a large variation in size within the group, draft into two or more lines based on bodyweight to avoid excessive overdosing.
MEAT: DO NOT USE less than 42 days before slaughter for human consumption
EXPORT SLAUGHTER INTERVAL (ESI): DO NOT SLAUGHTER for export for 42 days after treatment.
NOT TO BE USED FOR ANY PURPOSE, OR IN ANY MANNER, CONTRARY TO THIS LABEL UNLESS AUTHORISED UNDER APPROPRIATE LEGISLATION.
Precautions: Gives off highly flammable vapour. Keep away from heat, sparks, open flame and other sources of ignition. Keep closed when not in use. This product is for application to the skin surface only, do not give orally or parenterally. Do not use in species other than cattle. Only use in a well-ventilated area or outdoors. Cattle should not be treated when hair or hide is wet since reduced efficacy may be experienced. Rain falling on cattle in less than 2 hours after dosing may result in reduced efficacy. Reduced efficacy will result if applied to areas of skin with mange scabs or lesions, or with dermatoses or adherent materials, eg. caked mud or manure.
Poisonous if swallowed. Will irritate the eyes and skin. Avoid contact with eyes and skin. If product on skin, immediately wash area with soap and water. If product in eyes, wash out immediately with water. Wash hands after use.
If poisoning occurs contact a doctor or Poisons Information Centre. Phone 13 11 26.
PROTECTION OF WILDLIFE, FISH, CRUSTACEANS AND THE ENVIRONMENT:
Ivermectin is extremely toxic to aquatic species. Do not contaminate dams, rivers, streams and other waterways with the chemical or used container.