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AVOMEC® DUEL for Sheep

AVOMEC® DUEL for Sheep


ABAMECTIN 1 g/L
CLOSANTEL 50 g/L

Broad Spectrum Drench for Sheep with Barbers Pole Long Action

For the control and treatment of roundworms, nasal bot, itch mite, and mature and late immature liver fluke in sheep, with activity against resistant strains of Barbers Pole worm (including strains resistant to both abamectin and closantel) and 6-week sustained activity against closantel-susceptible Barbers Pole worm (including strains resistant to macrocyclic lactones).

 

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

For the treatment and control of the following sensitive strains of sheep parasites:

  • Barbers Pole Worm (Haemonchus contortus ) - including strains resistant to both closantel and abamectin.

Other adult and immature gastro-intestinal roundworms:

  • Small Brown Stomach Worm (Ostertagia circumcincta)
  • Stomach Hair Worm (Trichostrongylus axei)
  • Black Scour Worm (Trichostrongylus spp)
  • Small Intestinal Worm (Cooperia spp)
  • Large Bowel Worm (Oesophagostomum venulosum)
  • Large Mouth Bowel Worm (Chabertia ovina)
  • Nodule Worm (Oesophagostomum columbianum)
  • Thin Necked Intestinal Worm (Nematodirus spp)
  • Whipworm (Trichuris ovis)
  • Intestinal Threadworm (Strongyloides papillosus)
  • Liver Fluke (Fasciola hepatica) - mature and late immature (including 6 week old stages).
  • Lungworm (Dictyocaulus filaria)
  • Nasal Bot (Oestrus ovis) - parasitic larval stages only
  • Itch Mite (Psorergates ovis)

PRODUCT BENEFITS

  • Dual action parasite control
  • Broad-spectrum protection, including Liver Fluke
  • 'High rate' closantel dose with enhanced absorption
  • Activity against resistant strains of Barber's Pole Worm
  • 6-weeks sustained activity and protection against closantel-susceptible strains of Barber's Pole Worm
    • Prevents sheep re-infection for up to 6 weeks after drenching
    • Limits pasture contamination with faecal eggs for up to 6 weeks after drenching.
  • Ewes may be treated at any stage of pregnancy.

WITHHOLDING PERIOD
Meat: 49 days
Milk: DO NOT USE in ewes, which are producing or may in the future produce milk or milk products for human consumption.
ESI (Export Slaughter Interval): 84 days

DOSE RATE
1 mL / 5 kg body weight (ie 200 micrograms abamectin and 10 mg closantel per kg body weight).  Administered orally.
Animals in excess of 80 kg to be dosed at 2 mL / 10 kg body weight.

PACK SIZES

Available in 5L backpack and 10L drum.

PRODUCT LABEL INFORMATION

AVOMEC DUEL 5L
AVOMEC DUEL 10L

PRODUCT BROCHURE

AVOMEC DUEL Brochure
Managing Barbers Pole Worms

PRODUCT FACT SHEET

AVOMEC DUEL Fact Sheet

PRODUCT MSDS

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For further information contact your local Reseller or Merial Territory Manager.

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