Leva Cloza

Levamisole is a synthetic anthelmintic with activity against a broad spectrum of gastrointestinal worms and against lungworms. Levamisole causes an increase of the axial muscle tone followed by paralysis of the worms.

Description

Powder for oral administration
  • Composition
  • Contains per gram powder:
  • Levamisole hydrochloride
    200 mg.
  • Excipients ad
    g.

Indications

Prophylaxis and treatment of gastrointestinal and lungworm infections in cattle, calves, sheep, goats, poultry and swine, like:

Cattle, calves, sheep, and goats:
Bunostomum, Chabertia, Cooperia, Dictyocaulus, Haemonchus, Nematodirus, Ostertagia, Protostrongylus, and Trichostrongylus spp.

Poultry:
Ascaridia and Capillaria spp.

Swine:
Ascaris suum, Hyostrongylus rubidus, Metastrongylus elongatus,Oesophagostomum spp. and Trichuris suis.

Contraindications

Administration to animals with an impaired hepatic function.
Concurrent administration of pyrantel, morantel, or organo-phosphates.

Side effects

Overdoses can cause colic, coughing, excessive salivation, excitation, hyperpnoea, lachrymation, spasms, sweating, and vomiting.

Dosage

For oral administration:

Cattle, calves, sheep, and goats:
7.5 g per 200 kg bodyweight for 1 day.

Poultry and swine:
1 kg per 2000 liters of drinking water for 1 day.

Withdrawal times

– For meat: 10 days.

Not for use in animals from which milk or eggs are produced for human consumption.