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Levamisole Gold LV: Quick Reference Guide

Species: Sheep

Ranges: Internal parasites

Levamisole Gold LV

PRODUCT STATEMENT

For the treatment of gastro-intestinal parasites and lungworm in sheep and cattle

COMPOSITION

  • Levamisole (As hydrochloride) 75g/L

WHAT IS LEVAMISOLE GOLD LV?

  • A ‘clear’ oral drench for sheep and cattle
  • Broad spectrum worm control
  • Highly effective against barber’s pole worm
  • Short acting
  • Short WHP and ESI
  • Low volume formulation
  • Mixes easily with naphthalophos (e.g. Combat)

DOSAGE

Levamisole Gold LV is given orally at the recommended dose rate of 1mL/10kg bodyweight in sheep and 5mL/50kg bodyweight in cattle.

Bodyweight Dose Volume Sheep Treated Bodyweight Dose Volume Cattle Treated
(kg) (mL) 10L (kg) (mL) 10L
Up to 10 1 10000 Up to 50 5 2000
11 - 16 1.5 6666 51 - 100 10 1000
17 - 20 2 5000 101 - 150 15 666
21 - 25 2.5 4000 151 - 200 20 500
26 - 30 3 3333 201 - 250 25 400
31 - 35 3.5 2857 251 - 300 30 333
36 - 40 4 2500 301 - 350 35 286
41 - 45 4.5 2222 351 - 400 40 250
46 - 50 5 2000 401 - 450 45 222
51 - 55 5.5 1818 451 - 500 50 200
56 - 60 6 1666 501 - 550 55 181
61 - 70 6.5 1538 551 - 600 60 166
71 - 75 7.5 1333      


Sheep in excess of 75kg bodyweight to be dosed at 1mL/10kg. Cattle in excess of 650kg bodyweight to be dosed at 5mL/50kg.

WITHHOLDING PERIODS/ESI

  • Meat: 3 days
  • Milk: Do not use in dairy animals which are producing or will in the future produce milk for human consumption or processing
  • ESI: 7 days

PRESENTATION

Liquid: 10L

STORAGE

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

APVMA Number

38851