Cydectin Plus Fluke Pour-On for Cattle

Approved Uses / Indications

Key Features

Packaging

Dosage & Administration

Precautions

Mandatories

Contact Information

Cydectin® Plus Fluke Pour-On for Cattle provides a convenient solution to farmers wishing to treat cattle with a long acting worm control product, and a flukicide at the same time. 

A potent combination of flukicide (triclabendazole 20%) and wormer (moxidectin 0.5%), Cydectin Plus Fluke Pour-On for Cattle is the only pour on product that kills immature and mature stages of liver fluke, AND offers broad spectrum persistent worm control, in a single dose.

Cydectin Plus Fluke Pour-On has the longest persistent activity claims for roundworms, of any fluke and roundworm combination product available.

 ·         Ostertagia ostertagi for 35 days,

·         Trichostrongylus axei and Haemonchus spp for 28 days, and

·         Lungworm for 42 days.

It also controls Cooperia.

With Cydectin Plus Fluke Pour-On, you can have NZ’s premium pour on treatment and fluke control, in one single dose!

Approved uses/Indications

For the treatment and control of liver fluke, internal and external parasites of cattle.

Active Constituents

  • 5 g/L moxidectin
  • 200 g/L triclabendazole

CYDECTIN Plus Fluke Pour-On contains two active ingredients, triclabendazole and moxidectin, a member of the milbemycin/avermectin family. It is effective against internal parasites sensitive to either family. It is effective in the treatment and control of liver fluke, internal and external parasites of cattle. It is effective against sensitive strains of the following internal parasites:

Liver fluke: Adult and immature stages of Fasciola hepatica

Gastrointestinal roundworms: Adult and immature;

Haemonchus contortus (barber’s pole worm),

Ostertagia ostertagi (O. lyrata) (small brown stomach worm, including inhibited larvae),

Trichostrongylus axei (stomach hair worm),

Trichostrongylus colubriformis (black scour worm),

Trichostrongylus longispicularis,

Cooperia oncophora (small intestinal worm),

Cooperia punctata,

Oesophagostomum radiatum (nodule worm),

Bunostomum phlebotomum (hookworm).

Lungworm: Adult and immature Dictyocaulus viviparus

Lice: Linognathus vituliHaemotopinus eurysternus, Solenopotes capillatus, Bovicola

bovis

Mange mites: Chorioptes bovis

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Key Features

 

Persistent Activity:

CYDECTIN Plus Fluke Pour-On, following a single application at the recommended dose rate, prevents reinfection with the following parasite species:

 

Parasite Species

Persistent Protection Period

Cattle:

 

Dictyocaulus viviparus

42 days

Ostertagia ostertagi (O. lyrata)

35 days

Haemonchus spp

28 days

Trichostrongylus axei

28 days

Oesophagostomum radiatum

42 days

Bunostomum phlebotomum

42 days

Rainfast:

Efficacy remains good when skin is wet, or if rain occurs shortly after application.

Withholding Times:

It is an offence for users of this product to cause residues exceeding the relevant MRL in the NZ (Maximum Residues Limits of Agricultural Compounds) Food Standards.

Meat:              84 days

Milk:                84 days

Improved Milk Production:

The use of CYDECTIN Pour-On improves milk production in lactating dairy cows and increases gains in growing beef and dairy cattle exposed to parasite challenge.

Broad Spectrum:

CYDECTIN Plus Fluke Pour-On contains two active ingredients, triclabendazole and moxidectin, a member of the milbemycin/avermectin family. It is effective against internal parasites sensitive to either family. It is effective in the treatment and control of liver fluke, internal and external parasites of cattle.

Safety to Target Animals:

CYDECTIN Plus Fluke Pour-On has a wide margin of safety when used at the recommended dose rate in all ages and breeds of cattle including pregnant cows and breeding bulls.

Effect on Dung Beetles:

When applied as directed, the levels of moxidectin in the faeces of treated animals has no significant adverse effect on dung beetles.

Storage:

Store below 25°C and protect from light.  Do not freeze.  Contents should be used within 6 months after the first dose is removed.

Concurrent Use:

CYDECTIN Plus Fluke Pour-On is safe to use concurrently with other treatments in cattle including mineral supplements, and vaccines. It should not be applied at the same time as any other pour on product.

Non-irritant:

CYDECTIN Plus Fluke Pour-On does not cause irritation to the skin or damage to the hide when used as directed.

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Packaging

 

CYDECTIN® Plus Fluke Pour-On is available in a 1L bottle and a 5L backpack with an upright draw off system.

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Dosage & Administration

 

By law the user must take due care, obtaining expert advice when necessary, to avoid unnecessary pain and distress when using the product other than as directed on the label.

CYDECTIN Plus Fluke Pour-On should be applied along the top of the back from the withers to the base of the tail. Weigh animals before dosing, choose dose according to the weight of the heaviest animals. Do not underdose. Where there is a large variation in size within the group, draft into two or more lines based on body weight, to avoid excessive overdosing. Check accuracy of dose delivery of the applicator regularly.

Volume to Use:

1 mL/10 kg to give 0.5 mg moxidectin and 20 mg triclabendazole per kg liveweight.

The following table may be used as a guide for the dose volume to use.

 

Liveweight

(kg)

Dose Volume

(mL)

Doses per pack

1 L

5 L

50

5

200

1000

60

6

166

833

70

7

142

714

80

8

125

625

90

9

111

555

100

10

100

500

110

11

90

454

120

12

83

416

130

13

76

384

140

14

71

357

150

15

66

333

200

20

50

250

250

25

40

200

300

30

33

166

350

35

28

142

400

40

25

125

450

45

22

111

500

50

20

100

550

55

18

90

600

60

16

83

650

65

15

76

700

70

14

71

750

75

13

66

 For animals heavier than 750kg, use a volume of 1mL/10kg liveweight.

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Precautions

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Mandatories

 

Registered pursuant to the ACVM Act 1997, No. A10651.  See www.nzfsa.govt.nz/acvm for registration conditions

Approved pursuant to the HSNO Act, No HSR100493.  See www.epa.govt.nz for controls

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Contact Information

NZ Technical Services 0800 650 277

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Relevant Documents

Vaccines, parasite-control products and antibiotics for beef cattle.
Vaccines, parasite-control products antibiotics and reproduction programs for dairy cattle.