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close this bookRestraining Animals and Simple Treatments (IIRR, 1996, 53 p.)
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View the documentGlossary

Reading drug labels

Sample prescription

TSD Total Spectrum Dewormer Albendazole suspension (3,400 mg In 100 ml)
For most effective treatment of all types of worms in cattle carabao, goat, sheep (For Animal Use Only).

Indications:

States the use of drug

For the effective control of all stages of roundworms, lungworms, tapeworms and flukes in cattle, carabaos, goats and sheep. It also reduces hatching of worm and fluke eggs. The spectrum of efficacy covers the common destructive parasites.


Gastro-intestinal roundworm:


Bunostomum spp., Capillaris spp., Cooperia spp., Haemonchus spp.,


Nematodirus spp., Oesophagostomum spp., Strongyloides spp.,


Trichuris spp, Trichuris spp.


Lungworm:


Dictyocaulus viviparus


Tapeworm:


Moniezia spp., baas and segments


Liverflukes:


Fasciola gigantica, Fasciola hapatica


Formula: content


Each 100 ml contains 3,400 mg of Albendazole.

States how to the use

Dosage and directions for use:


TDS is given orally as a drench in a single dose. The regular dose is 15


ml (1 tbsp) per 45 kg bodyweight for cattle and cambsos.


Precautions:


1. Strictly ensure dosage of TSD administered with respect


bodyweight.


2. Care must be taken when dosing young animals, those that are weak


(thin and undernourished).


3. Observe 10 days withdrawal period prior to slaughter for human


consumption.


4. Do not deworm lactating animals when milk is used for human


consumption.


5. Drench pregnant sheep and goats only after the first month of


pregnancy.

Reminders

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.


SHAKE BOTTLE BEFOR USING.


STORE AT ROOM TEMPERATURE.


AND AVOID EXPOSURE TO SUNLIGHT