Oral powder for swine and poultry
Indication for use
Flumixan 5% powder it’s indicated for the control and treatment of the following parasites:
Swine: Ascaris suum, Hyostrongylus rubidus, Oesophagostomum dentatum, Trichuris suis, Strongyloides ransomi, Metastrongylus apri
Poultry (chicken, turkey, pheasant) Syngamus trachea, Ascaridia galli, Heterakis gallinarum, Capillaria spp., Amidostomum anseris, Trichostrogylus tenius, Raillietina spp.
Composition for 100 g : Flubendazole 5 g
Amounts to be administered and administration route
FLUMIXAN 5% powder should be well mixed in the feed and the medicated feed administered.
Piglets and fattening pigs: 30 ppm flubendazole (600g FLUMIXAN/ton of feed) in feed for 5 days. In case of severe infections with Trichuris suis, the animals should be treated for 10 days.
Breeding pigs: 30 ppm flubendazole (600g FLUMIXAN/ton of feed) in feed for 10 consecutive days.
Individual and single administration: 5 mg/kg b.w. flubendazole (10g FLUMIXAN/100 kg body weight) strewn over or mixed in the feed 5 days. In case of severe infections with Trichuris suis, the animals should be treated for 10 days.
Chicken - 30 ppm flubendazole (600 g FLUMIXAN/ton of feed) for 7 consecutive days.
In case of infection with tapeworms (Railletina spp.): 60 ppm flubendazole (1200 g FLUMIXAN/ton of feed) for 7 consecutive days.
Turkey- 20 ppm flubendazole (400 g FLUMIXAN/ton of feed) for 7 consecutive days
Pheasants: 60 ppm flubendazole (1200 g FLUMIXAN / ton of feed) for 7 consecutive days.
Withdrawal period: Meat and offal: swine: 10 days, poultry: 7 days; Eggs: 7 days
Special precaution for storage
Shelf-life of the veterinary medicinal product as packaged for sale: 3 years. Shelf-life after first opening the immediate packaging: 2 months. Shelf-life after incorporation into meal or pelleted feed: 2 moths. Store in a cool and dry place out of the direct sunlight
Nature of container:
- laminated aluminium foil bag x 10 g;
- heat-sealed polyethylene sack within a white polypropylene box / polyethylene screw cap with safety seal x 600 g and 1 kg;
- heat-sealed polyethylene sack and kraft bag x 6 kg, 12 kg, 20 kg, 25 kg, 50 kg
Special precautions for use
Optimum efficacy can be ensured only when strict hygiene of pig sheds and poultry houses is practiced at treatment. For the control of the efficacy it is advised to perform coproparasitological investigations occasionally after treatment.
In case of accidental ingestion, seek medical advice immediately and show the package leaflet or the label to the physician.
People with known hypersensitivity to benzimidazoles should avoid contact with the veterinary medicinal product.
Do not smoke, drink or eat while handling the product.
Adverse effects are not common with usual doses in the target animals.
Use during pregnancy, lactation or lay
At the propose dose Flumixan 5% powder can safely be administered to pregnant sows.