Ivermax Sheep Oral Drench

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Ivermax Sheep Oral Drench

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: RXV

(ivermectin)

0.08% Solution

Parasiticide

For the Treatment and Control of Worms and Bots of Sheep

83-100 lb Doses

For Veterinary Use Only

3.0 mL / 26 lb Sheep

ANADA 200-327, Approved by FDA

FOR ORAL USE IN SHEEP ONLY

Description

Ivermax™ Sheep Oral Drench is a ready-to-use, free-flowing solution of ivermectin. It is formulated to deliver the recommended dose rate of 0.2 mg ivermectin per 1 kg body weight given orally at a volume of 3.0 mL per 26 lb body weight.

Ivermax Sheep Oral Drench Indications

Ivermax™ Sheep Oral Drench provides treatment and control of adult and fourth-stage larvae of the following parasites: Gastrointestinal Roundworms - Haemonchus contortus, Ostertagia circumcincta, Trichostrongylus axei, T. colubriformis, Cooperia curticei, Nematodirus spathiger, N. battus, and Oesophagostomum columbianum; Lungworms - Dictyocaulus filaria; and all the larval stages of Nasal Bot - Oestrus ovis. It also provides treatment and control of adult forms only of the following Gastrointestinal Roundworms - Haemonchus placei, Cooperia oncophora, Strongyloides papillosus, Oesophagostomum venulosum, Trichuris ovis, and Chabertia ovina.

Directions For Use

Ivermax™ Sheep Oral Drench may be used in any standard drenching equipment or in any equipment which provides a consistent dose volume. Ivermax™ Sheep Oral Drench is administered orally at a dose of 3.0 mL (2.4 mg ivermectin) per 26 lb body weight or 200 mcg ivermectin per kilogram of body weight.

Coughing may be observed in some animals during and for several minutes following drenching.

Consult your veterinarian for assistance in diagnosis, treatment, and control of parasitism.

Ivermax Sheep Oral Drench Caution

Ivermax™ Sheep Oral Drench has been formulated specifically for use in sheep only. This product should not be used in other animal species as severe adverse reactions, including fatalities in dogs, may result.

KEEP THIS AND ALL DRUGS OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

Refrain from smoking and eating when handling. Avoid contact with eyes. Immediately wash hands and any spills on the skin with plenty of soap and water following use.

Storage

Store at controlled room temperature between 15° and 30°C (59°-86°F). Keep tightly closed, protect from light.

ENVIRONMENTAL SAFETY: Studies indicate that when ivermectin comes in contact with the soil, it readily and tightly binds to the soil and becomes inactive over time. Free ivermectin may adversely affect fish and certain water-borne organisms on which they feed. Do not permit water runoff from feedlots to enter lakes, streams or ground water. Do not contaminate water by direct application or by the improper disposal of drug containers. Spills should be contained and soaked up with absorbent towels or into loose soil. Gloves should be worn to prevent skin exposure. All the collected materials (contaminated towels and soil), as well as all empty drug containers should be placed in an impervious film (plastic) bag and disposed of by incineration or in an approved landfill.

Warning

Do not treat sheep within 11 days of slaughter.

For Animal Use Only

Keep Out of Reach of Children

Manufactured By: First Priority, Inc., Elgin, IL 60123-1146

Manufactured For: RXV Products, Westlake, TX 76262 USA

Net Contents:

 

4 x 32.46 fl. oz. (1 qt 0.46 fl. oz.) 960 mL

Iss. 04-03

NAC No.: 10910452

RXV
822 7TH STREET, SUITE 605, GREELEY, CO, 80631
Telephone:   817-859-3000
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