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Levamisole Gold: Quick Reference Guide

Species: Sheep

Ranges: Internal parasites

Levamisole Gold

PRODUCT STATEMENT

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

COMPOSITION

  • Levamisole (As hydrochloride) 32g/L

WHAT IS LEVAMISOLE GOLD?

  • A ‘clear’ oral drench for sheep and cattle
  • Contains levamisole
  • Broad spectrum worm control
  • Highly effective against susceptible barber’s pole worm
  • Short acting
  • Short WHP and ESI
  • Cost-effective roundworm treatment

DOSAGE

Sheep and Cattle:

Levamisole Gold is given orally at the recommended dose rate of 2.5mL/10kg in sheep and 10mL/40kg in cattle.

Sheep Cattle
Bodyweight Dose Volume Bodyweight Dose Volume
(kg) (mL) (kg) (mL)
Up to 10 2.5 Up to 40 10
11-16 4 41-80 20
17-20 5 81-160 40
21-30 7.5 161-240 60
31-40 10 241-320 80
41-50 12.5 321-400 100
51-60 15 401-480 120
61-70 17.5 481-560 140
71-80 20 561-600 150


Animals in excess of 80kg bodyweight dosed at 2.5mL/10kg.

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: 5L and 20L

STORAGE

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

APVMA Number

38842