One tube of Bimectin will treat a horse up to 600kg.
An apple flavoured oral paste wormer for horses containing ivermectin. Bimectin controls horse parasites with one easy treatment, including small and large redworms, lungworms and bots. Can be used in horses, ponies, mares and foals.
Bimectin is indicated for the treatment of nematode or arthropod infestations in horses due to:
Strongylus vulgaris (adults and 4th larval [arterial] stages)
S. edentatus (adults and 4th larval [tissue] stages)
S. equinus (adults)
Triodontophorus spp. (adults)
Adults and immatures (fourth stage larvae) small strongyles or cyathostomes unless otherwise stated. Ivermectin is not effective against the encysted larval stages of the small strongyles
Lungworms (adult and immatures) Dictyocaulus arnfieldi
Pinworms (adult and immatures) Oxyuris equi
Ascarids (adults and third & fourth stage larvae) Parascaris equorum
Hairworms (adults) Trichostrongylus axei
Large-mouth stomach worms (adults) Habronema muscae
Neck threadworms (microfilariae) Onchocerca spp.
Intestinal threadworms (adults) Strongyloides westeri
Stomach bots (oral and gastric stages) Gasterophilus spp.
After opening, use within 6 months. Do not store above 25°C. Keep the syringe in the carton. After first use record the date to be disposed on the label space provided
Dosage and Administration
Administer orally as a single dose rate to horses at the recommended dose level of 0.2mg ivermectin per kilogram of bodyweight. Each syringe delivers 120mg ivermectin, sufficient to treat 600kg of bodyweight.
Further Information -
Special warning for non-target species: The product has been formulated for use in horses only. Cats, Dogs, especially Collies, Old English Sheepdogs and related breed or crosses, and also turtles and tortoises may be adversely affected by the concentration of ivermectin in this product if they are allowed to ingest spilled paste or have access to used syringes.
Important Safety Information
You need to read all of the instructions and warnings on the leaflets inserted in the packaging and you confim in the questions that you will do so before any handling or administration of the product. You need to be aware that some products can not be used during pregnancy or lactation and you must check before use. You must also be aware that some products may react with other treatments if the animal is on medication and we recommend that you must check with your vet before administration of any other medications.
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This product is only for sale after confirmation that it is suitable for your use. Our SQP's may contact you to confirm your information before dispatching this item. Please ensure you leave your correct contact details and number - if you are not contactable the order will be cancelled as this product cannot be sold without first checking that it is suitable for your animals needs.
Link To Product Safety Data Sheet
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