Oral suspension for cattle, sheep goats and free-living ruminants
Indications for use, specifying the target species
Vermitan 10% is recommended for bovine, sheep, goats and free-living ruminants (where diagnosis was confirmed) for prevention and treatment of pulmonary and gastro-intestinal nematodosis, cestodosis and trematodosis due to parasites sensitive to albendazol action:
Sheep, goat: nematode infestation (adult and larval forms), cestode infestation, trematode infestation (adult forms)
Cattle: nematode infestation (adult and larval forms), cestode infestation, trematode infestation (adult forms)
Free-living ruminants: nematode infestation, cestode infestation
Composition for 1 ml:
Active substance: Albendazole 100 mg, Excipients: Benzyl alcohol 10 mg
Amounts to be administered and administration route
Administration via oral route.
General dose: 7.5 ml / 100 kg b.w. (7.5 mg albendazole / kg b.w.).
For the additional treatment of mature fluke infection and the Ostertagiosis type-II the dose must be 10 ml /100 kg b.w. (10 mg albendazole / kg b.w.)
General dose: 0.5 ml / 10 kg b.w. (5 mg albendazole / kg b.w.). For the additional treatment of Protostrongylidosis and mature flukes infection the dose must be 0.75 ml / 10 kg b.w. (7.5 mg albendazole / kg b.w.)
7 – 10 ml / 100 kg b.w. (7 – 10 mg albendazole / kg b.w.)
Meat and offal: 9 days
Milk: 84 hours (7 milkings)
Shelf-life of the product as packaged for sale: 3 years. Shelf-life after first opening the immediate packaging: 3 months. Store in original packaging, protected from light. Do not store above 25°C
1 litre and 5 litres.
Special precautions for use
Animals being in the first third of gestation should not be treated with Vermitan 10%.
Shake well before use.
People with known hypersensitivity to benzimidazoles should avoid contact with the veterinary medicinal product.
In case of accidental spillage onto skin, wash with plenty of water, and in case of accidental ingestion seek medical advice immediately and show the label to the physician.
Pregnant women should not come in contact with the drug.
Wash hands thoroughly after administering the treatment.