A Spot on treatment for the control and prevention of the following external parasites
Cattle - For the control of both sucking and biting lice on all ages of cattle, including lactating dairy cows. Also as an aid in the control of biting and nuisance flies
Sheep - For the control of ticks, lice, keds and established blowfly strike on sheep.
Lambs - For the control of ticks and lice on lambs.
- Cattle (meat) – 17 days
- Cattle (milk) – zero hours
- Sheep (meat) – 35 days
This product is not authorised for use in ewes producing milk for human consumption.
Dosage for cattle: 10 ml per dose
Dosage for sheep: 5ml per dose
Dosage for lambs: (under 10 kg bodyweight or 1 month of age): 2.5m per dose
HOW TO USE DECTOSPOT:
Apply a single dose with the special dispenser pack or the Dectospot Applicator on one spot on the mid-line of the back at the shoulders, as directed on dispenser or applicator gun pack.
Lice on cattle: One application will generally eradicate all lice within 4 - 5 weeks during which time lice hatch from the eggs and are killed. It may be necessary on rare occasions to re-treat an animal 6 - 8 weeks later.
Flies on cattle: Good control can be expected for 4 - 8 weeks where horn flies dominate. Treatment for fly control should not be repeated within four weeks.
Ticks on sheep and lambs: Application will control ticks for up to 6 weeks after treatment.
Keds and lice on sheep, and lice on lambs: Application will reduce the incidence of a biting louse or ked infestation over a 4 - 6 week period after treatment. N.B. For control of ticks, keds and lice on sheep, the fleece should be parted and the spot on applied to the skin of the animal.