For administration to cattle weighing between 100 kg and 400 kg at the time the bolus is given.
In grazing cattle, the device will deliver seven doses of oxfendazole for the treatment of both adult and immature gastro-intestinal roundworms and lungworms and tapeworms at regular intervals of approximately three weeks during a period of about 18 weeks, the first dose being released within a few hours of administration. The device thus delivers a programmed therapeutic anthelmintic dosing regime over a period of approximately 18 weeks from the time of dosing.
Oxfendazole is an established treatment for: Gastro-intestinal roundworms: Ostertagia, Haemonchus, Trichostrongylus, Nematodirus, Cooperia, Bunostomum, Capillaria, Oesophagostomum, Chabertia, Trichuris;
Lungworms: Dictyocaulus viviparus; Tapeworms: Moniezia, heads and segments.
At the recommended dose rate in cattle, oxfendazole is effective against inhibited larvae of Cooperia and up to 95% effective against inhibited larvae of Ostertagia. Oxfendazole is also ovicidal against nematode eggs.