Valbazen* (Canada)This page contains information on Valbazen* for veterinary use.
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- Valbazen* Indications
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- Direction and dosage information for Valbazen*
Valbazen*This treatment applies to the following species:
albendazole oral suspension U.S.P.
Shake Well Before Using
Medicinal IngredientAlbendazole, 113.6 mg/mL
Valbazen* IndicationsBroad-spectrum anthelmintic for the treatment of parasitic infections in cattle due to the adult stage of liver flukes (Fasciola hepatica), the adult stage of tapeworms (Moniezia benedeni), gastric worms (the adult stage of Haemonchus placei and Trichostrongylus axei, and the adult, L4 and inhibited L4 stage of Ostertagia ostertagi), intestinal worms (adult and L4 stage of Cooperia oncophora, C. punctata and C. pectinata, and the adult stage of Trichostrongylus colubriformis, Bunostomum phlebotomum, Nematodirus helvetianus, and Oesophagostomum radiatum), and the adult and L4 stage of lungworms (Dictyocaulus viviparus).
Valbazen* Dosage And AdministrationA single oral dose of 4 mL per 45 kg of body weight (equivalent to 10 mg of albendazole per kg), administered using a dosing gun or dose syringe. Under conditions of continued exposure to parasites, retreatment may be required.
This 1 L format contains enough medication to treat 50 x 225 kg animals.
WarningTreated animals must not be slaughtered for use in food for at least 27 days after the latest treatment with this drug. Because a withdrawal time for milk has not been established, do not use in female dairy cattle of breeding age. Keep out of reach of children.
Valbazen* CautionDo not administer to female cattle during the first 21 days of pregnancy, or for 21 days after the removal of bulls. Consult your veterinarian for assistance in the diagnosis, treatment, and control of cattle parasitism.
StorageStore between 15° and 30°C. Protect from freezing (0°C).
* Registered trade-mark of Pfizer Products Inc.; Pfizer Canada Inc., licensee.
Pfizer Animal Health, Pfizer Canada Inc., Kirkland QC H9J 2M5
17,300 TRANS-CANADA HIGHWAY, KIRKLAND, QC, H9J 2M5
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|Technical Services USA:||800-366-5288|
|Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Valbazen* information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the Canadian product label or package insert.|
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