Safe-Guard Medicated Dewormer for Beef & Dairy Cattle (Flaked Meal)

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Safe-Guard Medicated Dewormer for Beef & Dairy Cattle (Flaked Meal)

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

(fenbendazole)

Type B Medicated Feed

Flaked Meal (1.96% fenbendazole)

(Scoop Included)

ACTIVE DRUG INGREDIENT:

Fenbendazole

19.6 grams per kilogram (8.9 grams per pound)

OTHER INGREDIENTS:

Rice Hulls, Calcium Carbonate and Mineral Oil.

GUARANTEED ANALYSIS:

Calcium (Ca)

(min) 19.0%

Calcium (Ca)

(max) 22.5%

Dairy Cattle And Beef Cattle Dosage:

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

Warning

CATTLE MUST NOT BE SLAUGHTERED WITHIN 13 DAYS FOLLOWING LAST TREATMENT.

Example Of Mixing And Feeding Rate:

For a one (1) day treatment, add the Safe-Guard® Dewormer to the daily ration at the rate of 0.25 pounds per 1,000 pounds of body weight (one [1] scoop per 1,350 pounds body weight).

The package treats 98,000 pounds of cattle.

Weight of Cattle

No. Head Treated per Package

500 lbs

196

1000 lbs

98

1500 lbs

65

Feed for one (1) day. No prior withdrawal of feed or water necessary. When feed containing Safe-Guard® has been fed for 1 day and blended according to the above rates based on weight and number of cattle treated, 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.

For dairy cattle, there is no milk withdrawal period.

General Use Directions:

Safe-Guard® Dewormer must be spread uniformly on top of the daily ration. Sufficient bunk space must be available so all animals can eat at the same time to ensure uniform consumption. All cattle must be eating normally to ensure that each animal consumes an adequate amount. Safe-Guard® Dewormer can also be uniformly blended with the complete ration at the feed mill.

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

FOR THE REMOVAL AND CONTROL OF:

Lungworm: (Dictyocaulus viviparus). Stomach worms: Barberpole worm (Haemonchus contortus), Brown Stomach worm (Ostertagia ostertagi), Small stomach worm (Trichostrongylus axei). Intestinal worms: Hookworm (Bunostomum phlebotomum), Thread-necked intestinal worm (Nematodirus helvetianus), Small intestinal worms (Cooperia punctata & C. oncophora), Bankrupt worm: (Trichostrongylus colubriformis), Nodular worm: (Oesophagostomum radiatum).

Store at room temperature

Must be mixed before feeding according to directions and permitted claims.

For use in manufactured feeds only.

Distributed by: Intervet Inc., Millsboro, DE 19966

Net Weight

 

25 pounds (11.34 kg)

585300-B

585301-B

NAC No.: 10473871

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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