Levamisole Hydrochloride Soluble Pig Wormer

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Levamisole Hydrochloride Soluble Pig Wormer

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Aspen

ANTHELMINTIC

FOR USE IN DRINKING WATER

This bottle contains 18.15 grams of levamisole hydrochloride activity which will treat the following: 200 - 25 lb. pigs, or 100 - 50 lb. pigs, or 50 - 100 lb. pigs, or 25 - 200 lb. pigs

RECOMMENDATIONS: Levamisole Hydrochloride is a broad-spectrum anthelmintic and is effective against the following nematode infections in swine: LARGE ROUNDWORMS: (Ascaris suum); NODULAR WORMS: (Oesophagostomum spp.); LUNGWORMS: (Metastrongylus spp.); INTESTINAL THREADWORMS: (Strongyloides ransomi)

WARNING: Keep out of reach of children

ANADA 200-313, Approved by FDA

Directions For Preparing Soluble Pig Wormer Solution

When you are ready to deworm pigs, add water to the powder in this bottle up to 500 mL mark. Agitate to mix thoroughly before using. If any solution is left over, it may be stored for up to 3 months in this tightly capped bottle; agitate well before using.

Directions For Use

Withholding water from pigs prior to treatment is not necessary for optimum anthelmintic efficacy and is not recommended during hot weather. Add 10 mL (2 teaspoonfuls) of the solution from this bottle to 1 gallon of water; mix thoroughly. Allow one gallon of medicated water for each 100 pounds of body weight of pigs to be treated. No other source of water should be offered. As soon as pigs have consumed all of the medicated water, resume use of regular water.

NOTE: Careful estimates of pig weights are essential for proper performance of this product.

Pigs maintained under conditions of constant worm exposure may require retreatment within 4-5 weeks after the first treatment due to reinfection.

Levamisole Hydrochloride Soluble Pig Wormer Caution

Consult veterinarian before administering Levamisole Hydrochloride solution to sick swine. Consult your veterinarian for assistance in the diagnosis, treatment, and control of parasitism.

Salivation or muzzle foam may be observed. This reaction is occasionally seen and will disappear in a short time after medication.

If pigs are infected with mature lungworms, coughing and vomiting may be observed soon after medicated water is consumed. This reaction is due to the expulsion of worms from the lungs and will be over in several hours. Follow recommended dosage carefully to assure removal of worms and avoid overdose of Levamisole Hydrochloride solution.

Warning

Do not administer within 72 hours of slaughter for food.

Manufactured for: Aspen Veterinary Resources,® Ltd., Kansas City, MO 64161

NET WT.

 

20.17 g (0.712 oz)

800510
Iss. 5-01

NAC No.: 14751111

ASPEN VETERINARY RESOURCES, LTD.
3155 W. HEARTLAND DRIVE, LIBERTY, MO, 64068
Telephone:   816-415-4324
Fax:   816-415-4314
Website:   www.aspenveterinaryresources.com
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