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Nitromec Injection: Quick Reference Guide

Species: Cattle

Ranges: Internal parasites

Nitromec Injection

PRODUCT STATEMENT

For the treatment and control of nitroxynil, ivermectin and clorsulon sensitive strains of internal and external parasite of cattle, including triclabendazole resistant strains of early immature (including 2-week old stages), immature and adult liver fluke.

COMPOSITION

  • Nitroxynil (as eglumine): 340g/L
  • Clorsulon: 67g/L
  • Ivermectin: 6.7g/L

WHAT IS NITROMEC INJECTION?

  • Worlds first triple combination injection for cattle
  • Synergised combination of nitroxynil and clorsulon
  • Outstanding control of liver fluke, including the damaging 2-week old early immature stage
  • Controls triclabendazole resistant strains of liver fluke
  • Contains ivermectin for broad spectrum control of internal and external parasites
  • Easy to use subcutaneous injection

DOSAGE

Nitromec Injection is given subcutaneously at the recommended dose rate of 1.5mL/50kg bodyweight.

Bodyweight Dose Volume Cattle Treated
(kg) (mL) 1L 2.5L
50 - 75 2.25 444 1111
76 - 100 3 333 833
101 - 150 4.5 222 555
151 - 200 6 166 416
201 - 250 7.5 133 333
251 - 300 9 111 277
310 - 350 10.5 95 238
351 - 400 12 83 208
401 - 450 13.5 74 185
451 - 500 15 66 166
501 - 550 16.5 60 151
551 - 600 18 55 138
601 - 650 19.5 51 128


Animals in excess of 650kg dosed at 1.5mL/50kg

WITHHOLDING PERIODS/ESI

  • Meat: 56 days (calves born to cows that have been treated with Nitromec Injection during pregnancy must not be slaughtered for human consumption for 56 days after treatment of the dam).
  • Milk: Do not use in cattle which are producing milk or may in the future produce milk where the milk or milk products may be used for human consumption.
  • ESI: 120 days. Do not use less than 120 days before slaughter for export. Calves born to cows that have been treated with Nitromec Injection during pregnancy, must no be slaughtered for export for 120 days after the treatment of the dam.

PRESENTATION

Liquid: 1L and 2.5L

STORAGE

Store below 30°C (room temperature). Store bottle in outer packaging to protect from light.

APVMA Number

59844