Repidose Ready Pulse Bolus treats and prophylactically controls gastro-intestinal nematode infections and aids in the control of parasitic bronchitis due to Dictyocaulus viviparus in cattle.
Product information for Vets – Repidose
Each bolus contains seven tablets containing the active substance Oxfendazole 1250 mg suspended on a magnesium alloy core and separated by PVC and silicone rubber with an end-weight.
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.
For uses, dosage, contra-indications and warnings please consult product leaflet. Further information is available on request. Use medicines responsibly.
Carton of 24 boluses
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