Albendazole is a synthetic anthelmintic, which belongs to the group of benzimidazole-derivatives with activity against a broad range of worms and at a higher dosage level also against adult stages of liver fluke.
Prophylaxis and treatment of worminfections in calves, cattle, goats and sheep like:
Gastrointestinal worms : Bunostomum, Cooperia, Chabertia, Haemonchus, Nematodirus,
Oesophagostomum, Ostertagia, Strongyloides and
Lung worms : Dictyocaulus viviparus and D. filaria.
Tapeworms : Monieza spp.
Liver-fluke : adult Fasciola hepatica.
Administration in the first 45 days of gestation.
For oral administration:
Goats and sheep : 1 ml per 5 kg body weight.
Liver-fluke : 1 ml per 3 kg body weight.
Calves and cattle : 1 ml per 3 kg body weight.
Liver-fluke : 1 ml per 2.5 kg body weight.
Shake well before use.
- For meat : 12 days.
- For milk : 4 days.