CONTENT OF THE ACTIVE SUBSTANCE AND EXCIPIENTS IN 100 ml Active substance: Levamisole Hydrochloride 5.0 g Excipients: Chlorocresol Sodium Metabisulphite Disodium Edetate Citric Acid Monohydrate SodiumCitrate PurifiedWater
SPECIES OF ANIMALS FOR WHICH THE VMP IS INTENDED Cattle, sheep, pigs, dogs and chickens.
THERAPEUTIC INDICATIONS In invasions of cattle and sheep with hemonchi, ostertagii, trichostrongyls, nematodes, cooperatives, esophagostomes, bunostomas, trichuras, dictyocauli, geygers, habertias, protostrongyls. In swine infestations with roundworms, hyostrongils, metastrongils, esophagostomies and trichuras. In invasions of carnivores with toxocara and toxascara, hookworms, uncinarii and trichurae. In invasions of birds with roundworms, heteroxa and syngamas. DOSAGE FOR EACH SPECIES, ROUTE (S) AND METHOD OF ADMINISTRATION: Method of administration: orally with drinking water Dose: cattle - 0.0075 - 0.008 g / kg bw. (0.15-0.16 ml of 5% solution / kg bw); sheep and pigs - 0.0075 g / kg body weight (0.15 ml of 5% solution / kg bw); dogs - 0.01 g / kg body weight (0.2 ml of 5% solution / kg bw); chickens - 0.018 - 0.036 g / kg m.p. (0.4-0.7 ml of 5% solution / kg bw). CONTRAINDICATIONS: Do not use together with diethylcaramazine and orgophosphorus compounds. Do not use in pregnant animals in the last third of pregnancy. Do not use in goats due to known sensitivity to the active substance.
ADVERSE REACTIONS In some animals, temporary agitation is observed after taking levamisole; hypertension; salivation; diarrhea; erythema; agranulocytosis. The frequency of adverse reactions is determined by the following classification: - very common (more than 1 in 10 animals showing adverse reactions during the course of one treatment) - common (more than 1 but less than 10 animals per 100 animals) - uncommon (more than 1 but less than 10 animals per 1,000 animals) - rare (more than 1 but less than 10 animals per 10,000 animals) - very rare (less than 1 animal in 10,000 animals, including isolated reports). If you notice any serious effects or other effects not mentioned in this leaflet, please inform your veterinary surgeon.
ADVICE ON CORRECT IMPLEMENTATION None
WITHDRAWAL PERIOD Cattle, sheep, pigs and chickens: meat and viscera - 3 days. Not authorized for use in animals from which milk is produced for human consumption. Use in birds whose eggs are intended for human consumption is not permitted.
SPECIAL STORAGE CONDITIONS FOR THE PRODUCT Keep out of sight and out of reach of children. Store below 25 ºC. Keep away from light. Store in a dry place. Shelf life after first opening the container: 30 days. Store in a refrigerator (2 ° C - 8 ° C).
SPECIAL WARNINGS Special precautions for use in animals Do not use in pregnant animals in the last third of pregnancy. It should not be used together with diethylcarbamazine and organophosphorus compounds. Levamisole is contraindicated in lactating animals. In severely depleted animals or in significant renal and hepatic impairment, the product should be used with caution. Levamisole should be used with particular caution in cattle after vaccinations, deironing or castration (preferably postponed). Pregnancy: Not used during the last third of pregnancy. Lactation: Do not use during lactation. Egg-laying: Use in birds whose eggs are intended for human consumption is not permitted. Interaction with other veterinary medicinal products and other forms of interaction: It should not be used together with diethylcarbamazine and organophosphorus compounds. Overdose (symptoms, emergency procedures, antidotes), if necessary: In case of overdose, locomotor agitation, tremor, ataxia, defecation, urination are observed, which disappear after a few minutes. Overdose measures: Treatment is stopped and symptomatic treatment is given.
SPECIAL MEASURES FOR THE DISPOSAL OF UNUSED PRODUCTS OR WASTE MATERIALS, IF ANY VMPs should not be disposed of with household waste or waste water. Ask your veterinarian what to do with unnecessary VMPs. These measures will help protect the environment.