Valbazen

Generic Name: albendazole suspension
Dosage Form: FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY

Valbazen®
(albendazole)

Broad-Spectrum Dewormer

Oral Suspension for Use in Cattle, Sheep, and Goats for removal and control of liver flukes, tapeworms, stomach worms (including 4th stage inhibited larvae of Ostertagia ostertagi), intestinal worms, and lungworms in cattle and sheep and for the treatment of adult liver flukes in nonlactating goats

Active Ingredient:
Albendazole
(Equivalent to 113.6 mg/mL)
11.36%

Indications

Cattle and sheep

Valbazen is a broad-spectrum anthelmintic effective in the removal and control of liver flukes, tapeworms, stomach worms (including 4th stage inhibited larvae of Ostertagia ostertagi), intestinal worms, and lungworms as indicated below.

Goats

For the treatment of adult liver flukes in nonlactating goats.

Parasite Cattle Sheep Goats
Adult Liver Flukes Fasciola hepatica Fasciola hepatica, Fascioloides magna Fasciola hepatica
Heads and Segments of Tapeworms Moniezia benedeni, M. expansa Common Tapeworm (Moniezia expansa), Fringed Tapeworm (Thysanosoma actinioides)
Adult and 4th Stage Larvae of Stomach Worms Brown Stomach Worm, including 4th stage inhibited larvae (Ostertagia ostertagi), Barberpole Worm (Haemonchus contortus, H. placei), Small Stomach Worm (Trichostrongylus axei) Brown Stomach Worm (Ostertagia circumcinta, Marshallagia marshalli), Barberpole Worm (Haemonchus contortus), Small Stomach Worm (Trichostrongylus axei)
Adult and 4th Stage Larvae of Intestinal Worms Thread-necked Intestinal Worm (Nematodirus spathiger, N. helvetianus), Small Intestinal Worm (Cooperia punctata, C. oncophora) Thread-necked Intestinal Worm (Nematodirus spathiger, N. filicollis), Cooper's Worm (Cooperia oncophora), Bankrupt Worm (Trichostrongylus colubriformis), Nodular Worm (Oesophagostomum columbianum), Large-mouth Bowel Worm (Chabertia ovina)
Adult Stages of Intestinal Worms Hookworm (Bunostomum phlebotomum), Bankrupt Worm (Trichostrongylus colubriformis), Nodular Worm (Oesophagostomum radiatum)
Adult and 4th Stage Larvae of Lungworms Dictyocaulus viviparus
Adult and Larval Stages of Lungworms Dictyocaulus filaria

Dosage and Administration

Valbazen Suspension should be administered to cattle and goats at the recommended rate of 4 mL/100 lb of body weight (equivalent to 4.54 mg of albendazole/lb, 10 mg/kg) and to sheep at the recommended rate of 0.75 mL/25 lb of body weight (equivalent to 3.4 mg of albendazole/lb, 7.5 mg/kg). The following table indicates recommended dosing schedules.

Cattle Sheep Goats
Body Weight Dosage Body Weight Dosage Body Weight Dosage
  250 lb 10 mL   25 lb 0.75 mL     25 lb 1 mL
  500 lb 20 mL   50 lb 1.5 mL   50 lb 2 mL
  750 lb 30 mL   75 lb 2.25 mL     75 lb 3 mL
1000 lb 40 mL 100 lb 3.0 mL 100 lb 4 mL
1250 lb 50 mL 200 lb 6.0 mL 125 lb 5 mL
1500 lb 60 mL 300 lb 9.0 mL 150 lb 6 mL

Cattle: 1 liter of Valbazen 11.36% Suspension will treat 50 animals weighing 500 lb.
Sheep: 1 liter of Valbazen 11.36% Suspension will treat 664 animals weighing 50 lb.
Goats: 1 liter of Valbazen 11.36% Suspension will treat 500 animals weighing 50 lb.

Valbazen 11.36% Suspension should be given orally using any type of standard dosing gun or dose syringe.

Important: Accurate estimates of the weight of the cattle, sheep, and goats to be treated are essential for most effective results with this product. Animals constantly exposed to internal parasites should be retreated as necessary.

ResidueWarnings

Cattle must not be slaughtered within 27 days following last treatment. Sheep and Goats must not be slaughtered within 7 days following last treatment. Because a withdrawal time in milk has not been established, do not use in female dairy cattle of breeding age. Do not use in lactating does.

Precaution

Do not administer to female cattle during first 45 days of pregnancy or for 45 days after removal of bulls. Do not administer to ewes or does during the first 30 days of pregnancy or for 30 days after removal of rams or bucks. Consult your veterinarian for assistance in the diagnosis, treatment, and control of parasitism.

Keep This and All Medication Out of Reach of Children

Shake Well Before Using

For Use in Animals Only

Store at Controlled Room Temperature 15°–30°C (59°–86°F)

Protect From Freezing

Not for human use

Restricted Drug (California) - Use only as directed

Distributed by:
Pfizer Animal Health
Div. of Pfizer Inc
NY, NY 10017

8784000
81551562
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81608297, R.0

PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 500 mL Bottle Label

Valbazen®
(albendazole)

Broad-Spectrum Dewormer

Oral Suspension for Use in Cattle, Sheep, and Goats
for removal and control of liver flukes, tapeworms,
stomach worms (including 4th stage inhibited larvae of
Ostertagia ostertagi), intestinal worms, and lungworms
in cattle and sheep and for the treatment of adult liver
flukes in nonlactating goats

Active Ingredient:
Albendazole. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11.36%
(Equivalent to 113.6 mg/mL)

500 mL/16.9 fl oz (1 pt 1 fl oz)

NADA #110-048, Approved by FDA

Pfizer

Valbazen 
albendazole suspension
Product Information
Product Type OTC ANIMAL DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:61106-8783
Route of Administration ORAL DEA Schedule     
Active Ingredient/Active Moiety
Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength
albendazole (albendazole) albendazole 113.6 mg  in 1 mL
Packaging
# Item Code Package Description
1 NDC:61106-8783-3 500 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
2 NDC:61106-8783-4 1000 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
3 NDC:61106-8783-5 5000 mL in 1 BOTTLE, PLASTIC
Marketing Information
Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date
NADA NADA110048 06/13/1989
Labeler - Pfizer Animal Health (039055157)
Establishment
Name Address ID/FEI Operations
Pfizer Animal Health 039055157 MANUFACTURE
Revised: 08/2010
 
Pfizer Animal Health



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