Q-drench
Multi-Combination Drench for Sheep

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Q-Drench Multi-Combination Drench for Sheep contains abamectin, albendazole, closantel and levamisole, which are members of the macrocyclic lactone, benzimidazole, salicylanilide and imidazothiazole groups respectively.
It is a broad-spectrum oral anthelmintic which can be used against susceptible gastro-intestinal parasites, and to prevent the introduction of resistant strains on to a property.


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Technical Note
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Active Constituents

  • Abamectin 1.0 g/L
  • Albendazole 25.0 g/L
  • Closantel 37.5 g/L
  • Levamisole hydrochloride 40.0 g/L

Indications

It is effective against sensitive strains of the following parasites of sheep:
Adult and immature gastrointestinal roundworms
• Barber’s Pole Worm (Haemonchus contortus) - including inhibited L4 stage and strains with single, dual or triple resistance to macrocyclic lactones, benzimidazoles, levamisole or closantel, and strains with emerging resistance to closantel.
• Small Brown Stomach Worm (Teladorsagia (Ostertagia) circumcincta) - (including inhibited L4 stage and strains with single or dual resistance to macrocyclic lactones, benzimidazoles or levamisole)
• Black Scour Worm (Trichostrongylus colubriformis) including strains with single or dual resistance to macrocyclic lactones, benzimidazoles or levamisole.
• Large Stomach Worm (Haemonchus placei)*
• Stomach Hair Worm (Trichostrongylus axei)
• Black Scour Worm (Trichostrongylus vitrinus)
• Small Intestinal Worm (Cooperia spp.) 
• Thin-Necked Intestinal Worm (Nematodirus spp.) 
• Large mouthed bowel worm (Chabertia ovina
• Nodule Worm (Oesophagostomum columbianum)*
• Large Bowel Worm (Oesophagostomum venulosum)
• Whip worm (Trichuris ovis)
• Intestinal threadworm (Strongyloides papillosus)
• Hookworm (Bunostomum spp.)
Nasal Bot (Oestrus ovis)
Lungworm - Large lungworm (Dictyocaulus viviparus)
Liver Fluke (Fasciola hepatica) - mature fluke and immature forms including 6 week old stages. Reduces the output of viable fluke eggs.
Tapeworms (Moniezia spp.) - heads and segments
Itch mite (Psorergates ovis)
* These parasites have not been recorded in New Zealand.

 

Withholding Periods

Meat: Animals producing meat or offal for human consumption must not be sold for slaughter either during treatment or within 28 days of cessation of the last treatment.
Milk: Milk intended for sale for human consumption must be discarded for 35 days following treatment.

Dosage

Dose rate 1 mL/5 kg

Liveweight (kg) Dose (mL) 1 L treats 5 L treats 10 L treats
11-15 3 333 1666 3333
16-20 4 250 1250 2500
21-25 5 200 1000 2000
26-30 6 166 833 1666
31-35 7 142 714 1428
36-40 8 125 625 1250
41-45 9 111 555 1111
46-50 10 100 500 1000
51-55 11 90 454 909
56-60 12 83 416 833
61-65 13 76 384 769
66-70 14 71 357 714
71-75 15 66 333 666

Sheep in excess of 75 kg to be dosed at 1 mL per 5 kg bodyweight.

Pack Sizes

503165 1 L
502930 10L