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Caprimec: Quick Reference Guide

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Caprimec

PRODUCT STATEMENT

For the treatment and control of abamectin sensitive strains of internal parasites in goats (including benzimidazole, levamisole and morantel resistant strains).

COMPOSITION

  • Abamectin 0.8g/L

WHAT IS CAPRIMEC?

  • Only ML drench registered for goats
  • Broad spectrum worm control
  • Provides rotation away from BZ drenches
  • Only non-BZ drench with meat WHP and ESI for goats

DOSAGE

Caprimec is given orally at the recommended dose rate of 1mL/4kg bodyweight

Bodyweight Dose Volume Goats treated
(kg) (mL) 1L 5L
10-12 3 333 1666
13-16 4 250 1250
17-20 5 200 1000
21-30 7.5 133 666
31-40 10 100 500
41-50 12.5 80 400
51-60 15 66 333
61-70 17.5 57 285
71-80 20 50 250


Animals in excess of 80kg dosed at 1mL/4kg.

WITHHOLDING PERIODS/ESI

  • Meat: 14 days
  • Milk: Milk collected from does within 4 days (8 milkings), following treatment must not be used for human consumption or processing, or fed to bobby kids
  • ESI: 23 days

PRESENTATION

Liquid: 1L and 5L

STORAGE

Store below 30°C (room temperature) in original container.

APVMA Number

60420