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Cydectin Long Acting Injection for Cattle: Quick Reference Guide

Species: Cattle

Ranges: Internal parasites

Cydectin Long Acting Injection for Cattle

PRODUCT STATEMENT

For the treatment and control of moxidectin sensitive internal and external parasites in cattle.

COMPOSITION

Moxidectin 100mg/mL

WHAT IS CYDECTIN LONG ACTING INJECTION?

  • Contains moxidectin
  • A macrocyclic lactone (ML) or “mectin” class injection drench for cattle
  • Broad spectrum control of internal and external parasites
  • Kills roundworms for longer
  • Controls Ostertagia for 112 days
  • Controls barber’s pole worm, lungworm and nodule worm for 120 days
  • Controls black scour worm for 72 days
  • Controls cattle tick for 51 days
  • No known impact on dung beetles+

DOSAGE

Cydectin Long Acting Injection should be administered subcutaneously into the back of the ear (as directed on label) at the recommended dose rate of 1mL/100kg bodyweight. Administer the dose according to the dose table using the special Cydectin 5mL injector gun. DO NOT USE any other injector.

Bodyweight
(kg)
Dose Volume
(mL)
Animals Treated
200mL
*100 1 200
101 - 150 1.5 133
151 - 200 2 100
201 - 250 2.5 80
251 - 300 3 66
301 - 350 3.5 57
351 - 400 4 50
401 - 450 4.5 44
451 - 500+ 5 40

*Do not use in cattle less than 100kg bodyweight.
+Do not use in cattle greater than 500kg.

WITHHOLDING PERIODS/ESI

  • Meat: 56 days
  • Milk: 80 days
  • ESI: 108 days

PRESENTATION

Liquid: 200mL, 500mL

STORAGE

Store below 30°C (room temperature) protected from light. Discard unused portion after 6 months of first broaching container.

APVMA Number

60116

+See label for full details

 

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