Amiraz 12.5 % EC

 

Amiraz 12.5 is an insecticide that is effective against ectoparasites which attack animals the product contains 12.5% (w/v) Amitraz  N-methyl bis (2.4 – xylyliminomethyl) Amine (IUPAC) in the form of Emulsifiable concentrate .

Beef and Dairy Cattle

Ticks and lice 

To control the following Ticks and Lice on cattle: Lone Star Tick (Amblyomma americanum), Gulf Coast Tick (A. maculatum), Winter Tick (Dermacentor albipictus), American Dog Tick (D. variabilis), Rocky Mountain Wood Tick (D. andersoni), Spinose Ear Tick (Otobius megnini), Black-legged Tick (Ixodes scapularis), Tropical Bont Tick (A. variegatum), Cayenne Tick (A. cajennense), Cattle Tick (Boophilus annulatus), Southern Cattle Tick (B. microplus), Biting Louse (Damalinia bovis), Sucking Lice (Haematopinus eurysternus, Linognathus vituli, Solenopotes capillatus).

Mites

Scab and Mange Mites (Choriopter bovis, Psoroptes ovis and Sarcoptes Scabiei var.bovis)

 

 

 

Spray:

For control of ticks and lice, mix 760 ml of Amiraz 12.5  in 100 gallons of water; for control of mites, mix 760 ml of Amiraz 12.5 in 50 gallons of water. Use Amiraz 12.5 solutions within 6 hours of mixing.

For Lone Star ticks, cattle ticks, sucking lice and chewing lice, particular attention should be given to the legs, axilla and groin area, udder, tail regions and head, including the ears.

For Gulf Coast ticks and Ear ticks, treat the head, ears, shoulder area and neck with a low pressure spray. For control of lice, a second treatment 10-14 days later is recommended, to kill lice hatching from eggs.

Spray Dip Machine:

For control of ticks and lice, mix 760 ml of Amiraz 12.5 in 100 gallons of water; for control of mites, mix 760 ml of Amiraz 12.5 in 50 gallons of water. Use Amiraz 12.5 solutions within 6 hours of mixing.

 

Bees:

Evaporation:

- By soaking 4 pieces of cotton in diluted solution (3 - 5 ml Amiraz 12.5 / liter of water), to be placed in the hive and allowing to evaporate until dryness: 3 pieces in the corners (exclude the door), and one piece in the middle.

 

- Repeat treatment every two weeks or when necessary.

 

Fumigation:

- Add 1 - 2 drops of the Amiraz 12.5 on a strip of filter paper (1 x 3) cm which is previously soaked in sodium or potassium nitrate solution and dried, to be lit and allow to smoulder inside the hive.

- The proper time of this application is in the evening, when all the foragers have returned to the hive.

- Repeat treatment, when necessary.

Can be used on lactating dairy animals, with no withholding period for milk following application. Also, there is no post-treatment slaughter interval on beef and dairy cattle.

Store away from any direct source of heat or flame and at temperature below 30oC.