Albendazole is a synthetic anthelmintic which belongs to the group of benzimidazole-derivatives with activity against a broad range of worms and at a higher dosage level also against adult stages of liverfluke.
Prophylaxis and treatment of worm infections in calves, cattle sheep and goats like:
Gastrointestinal worms : Bunostomum, Cooperia, Chabertia, Haemonchus, Nematodirus, Oesophagostomum, Ostertagia, Strongyloides and Trichostrongylus spp.
Lung worms : Dictyocaulus viviparus and D. filaria.
Tapeworms : Monieza spp.
Liver-fluke : adult Fasciola hepatica.
Administration in the first 45 days of gestation.
For oral administration:
Calves and cattle : 1 bolus per 120 kg body weight.
For liver fluke : 1 bolus per 70 kg body weight.
Sheep and goats : 1 bolus per 70 kg body weight.
For liver fluke : 1 bolus per 60 kg body weight.
- For meat : 12 days.
- For milk : 4 days.
50 boluses in a carton with blister.