For the treatment and control of adult and immature roundworms, lungworms and bots in horses. Noromectin 1.87% Oral Paste for horses. Kills the adult and larval stages of the important internal parasites of horses. Contains ivermectin. Suitable for foals and pregnant mares.
Noromectin 1.87% Oral Paste;
- kills the adult and larval stages of the important internal parasites of horses. These include small redworms which can be resistant to benzimidazole-based wormers, the arterial stages of the large redworm, lungworms and bots.
- One syringe is sufficient to treat a 700kg horse.
- Horses and Donkeys of all ages, including young foals, pregnant mares and breeding stallions have been treated with no adverse effects on their health and fertility.
- Suitable for foals and pregnant mares.
Noromectine 700 kg worm paste
Reg nl URA 9986
Withdrawal period 34 days.
Manufacturer; Norbrook laboratories.LTD
Contra-indications, warnings, etc;
- For animal treatment only.
- Some horses carrying heavy infection of Onchocerca microfilariae have experienced oedema and pruritus following dosing, assumed to be the result of death of large numbers of microfilariae. These signs resolve within a few days but symptomatic treatment may be advisable.
- Noromectin 1.87% Oral Paste for Horses has been formulated for use in horses only. Dogs and cats may be adversely affected by the concentration of ivermectin in the veterinary medicinal product if they are allowed to ingest spilled paste or have access to used syringes. Avermectins may not be well tolerated in all non-target species (cases of intolerance with fatal outcome are reported in dogs, especially Collies.Old English Sheepdogs and related breeds or crosses, and also in turtles/tortoises. Do not use in dogs or cats as severe adverse reactions may occur.
- Animals must not be slaughtered for human consumption during treatment. Horses must not be treated within 34 days of slaughter for human consumption. Do not use in mares producing milk for human consumption
- Do not smoke or eat while handling the product.
- Wash hands after use.
- Avoid eye contact.
- Do not use in dogs or cats as severe adverse reactions may occur
- EXTREMELY DANGEROUS TO FISH AND AQUATIC LIFE. Do not contaminate surface water or ditches with product or used containers. Any unused product or waste material should be disposed of in accordance with guidance from your local waste regulation authority
- Frequent and repeated use may lead to the development of resistance.( Rotate Wormers to prevent the possibility of drug resistance forming for a particular drug group, do not underdose as this can encourage resistance. Use a weight tape.)
Noromectin 1.87% Oral Paste for Horses kills the adult and some larval stages of the important internal parasites of horses. Noromectin 1.87% Oral Paste for Horses at the recommended dose rate of 200 mcg ivermectin per kg bodyweight is indicated for the treatment of the following internal parasites of horses:
Large strongyles (redworms): adults and 4th larval (arterial) stages of Strongylus vulgaris, adults and tissue larval stages of S. edentatus and adults of S. equinus.
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Dosage and administration
Noromectin 1.87% Oral Paste for Horses is administered orally at a single dose rate of 200 mcg/kg of bodyweight. One syringe division of paste should be administered per 100 kg bodyweight (based on the recommended dosage of 200 mcgg/kg). Each syringe delivers 140 mg ivermectin, sufficient to treat 700 kg of bodyweight. The tip of the syringe barrel should be inserted at the interdental space (the gap between the front and back teeth). The horse's head should be raised for a few seconds after dosing.
Horses' weight should be accurately determined for the correct use of the paste. The animal's mouth should be free of food to ensure swallowing.
For best results all horses in a yard or grazing together should be included in a regular parasite control programme and treated at the same time.
All horses should be included in a regular parasite control programme, with particular attention being paid to mares, foals and yearlings. Foals should be treated initially at 6-8 weeks of age and routine treatment repeated as appropriate. Retreatment should be carried out according to the epidemiological situation, but not less than at a 30 day interval.
Do not use the same syringe to treat more than one animal unless horses are running together or in direct contact with each other on the same premises.
- Treatment for encysted redworms should be done at least once per year.
- Treatment for tapeworms should be included in the autumn and spring.
- Bot treatments should be timed for the autumn/winter
- Rotate Wormers to prevent the possibility of drug resistance forming for a particular drug group.
- Do not underdose as this can encourage resistance. Use a weight tape.