Safe-Guard Beef and Dairy Cattle Dewormer (290 g)

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Safe-Guard Beef and Dairy Cattle Dewormer (290 g)

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Intervet/Merck Animal Health

(fenbendazole) Paste 10% (100 mg/g)

For Use in Animals Only

Net Wt. 290g (10.2 oz.)

To be used only with Safe-Guard dosing equipment.

FOR THE REMOVAL AND CONTROL OF: Lungworms: (Dictyocaulus viviparus). Stomach worms: Barberpole worms (Haemonchus contortus/placei), Brown stomach worms (Ostertagia ostertagi), Small stomach worm (Trichostrongylus axei). Intestinal worms: Hookworms (Bunostomum phlebotomum), Thread-necked intestinal worms (Nematodirus helvetianus), Small intestinal worms (Cooperia punctata & C. oncophora), Bankrupt worms (Trichostrongylus colubriformis), Nodular worms (Oesophagostomum radiatum).

Treats 58 animals of 220 lbs each.

Directions For Use

This cartridge is intended for use only with the dispensing gun designed for this product. To prepare dispensing gun for administration of paste:

1. Turn plunger rod so that notches face up and retract rod fully.

2. Insert cartridge and ring into gun handle until flush with rubber gasket. Turn cartridge and ring clockwise to secure cartridge to gun.

3. Push plunger rod forward until firm contact is made with cartridge plunger.

4. Turn plunger rod so that notches face downward.

5. Remove cap from cartridge.

6. Depress trigger until paste has been ejected. Discard ejected paste. This is to ensure a full initial dose.

7. One full depression of trigger delivers one dose for a 220 lb animal.

8. Insert nozzle through the interdental space and deposit paste on back of the tongue by depressing the trigger for the appropriate number of depressions as determined from the table in the dosage section.

DOSAGE: Safe-Guard® (fenbendazole) Paste is given orally to beef and dairy cattle. The dose is 5 mg fenbendazole/kg (2.3 mg/lb) or 5 g Safe-Guard® (fenbendazole) Paste per 220 lb body weight (100 kg). Each full depression of the dispensing gun trigger delivers approximately 5 g Safe-Guard® (fenbendazole) Paste.

Administer according to the following table:

Cattle Weight

No. of Depressions

One Tube Will Treat

220 lb

1

58 head

440 lb

2

29 head

660 lb

3

19 head

880 lb

4

14 head

1,100 lb

5

11 head

1,540 lb

7

8 head

DO NOT UNDERDOSE

Under conditions of continued exposure to parasites, retreatment may be needed after 4-6 weeks. There are no known contraindications to the use of the drug in cattle. In dairy cattle, there is no milk withdrawal period.

Warning

Cattle must not be slaughtered within 8 days following last treatment.

KEEP THIS AND ALL MEDICATION OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN

CONSULT YOUR VETERINARIAN FOR ASSISTANCE IN THE DIAGNOSIS, TREATMENT AND CONTROL OF PARASITISM.

Restricted drug (California) - use only as directed.

Store at or below 25°C (77°F).

Manufactured by DPT Laboratories, San Antonio,TX 78215

Distributed by: Intervet, Inc., Millsboro, DE 19966

NADA # 132-872, Approved by FDA

698600-D

NAC No.: 10473931

INTERVET INC., MERCK ANIMAL HEALTH
556 MORRIS AVE., SUMMIT, NJ, 07901
Customer Service:   800-521-5767
Order Desk:   800-648-2118
Technical Service (Companion Animal):   800-224-5318
Technical Service (Livestock):   800-211-3573
Fax:   908-473-5560
Website:   www.merck-animal-health-usa.com
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