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Safe-Guard Medicated Dewormer for Beef & Dairy Cattle 0.5% Alfalfa-Based Pellets

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Safe-Guard Medicated Dewormer for Beef & Dairy Cattle 0.5% Alfalfa-Based Pellets

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

(fenbendazole)

ACTIVE DRUG INGREDIENT

fenbendazole

0.5% (2.27 g/lb)

GUARANTEED ANALYSIS

Crude Protein

(min.) 15%

Crude Fat

(min.) 1%

Crude Fiber

(max.) 30%

Inert Ingredients

Ground alfalfa hay, roughage products, calcium carbonate, calcium propionate (preservative) and mineral oil.

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

CATTLE: Dairy and beef cattle

For the removal and control of: Lungworms: (Dictyocaulus viviparus). Stomach worms: Barberpole worms (Haemonchus contortus), brown stomach worms (Ostertagia ostertagi), small stomach worms (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).

Dairy And Beef Cattle Dosage

5 mg fenbendazole per kg body weight in a one (1) day treatment (2.27 mg fenbendazole per pound of body weight).

Examples of Feeding Rates for Safe-Guard® 0.5% (fenbendazole) Alfalfa-Based Pellets for Cattle

Body Weight (lbs)

Safe-Guard® 0.5% Pellets

200

0.2 lbs

500

0.5 lbs

1000

1.0 lbs

Feed for one (1) day. No prior withdrawal of feed or water necessary. When feed containing Safe-Guard® has been fed for 1 day according to the above rates, a total intake of 2.27 mg fenbendazole per pound of body weight is assured.

Under conditions of continued exposure to parasites, retreatment may be needed after 4-6 weeks.

RESIDUE WARNING: Cattle must not be slaughtered within 13 days following last treatment. For dairy cattle, there is no milk withdrawal period.

WARNING: KEEP THIS AND ALL DRUGS OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN. NOT FOR USE IN HUMANS.

Distributed by Intervet Inc., Millsboro, DE 19966

www.intervetusa.com

Net Weight

 

1 lb (454g)

06200462-D

5 lb (2.27 kg)

06201462-D

NAC No.: 10473861

MERCK ANIMAL HEALTH
Intervet Inc.

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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