Each 1 ml contains:
Ivermectin 10 mg
Clorsulon 100 mg
Glycerol Formal and Propylene Glycol .
Tectin plus 10,100 mg/ml solution for Injection for use in Cattle is indicated for the treatment and control of the following parasites:
Gastrointestinal roundworms (adult and fourth-stage larvae):
Ostertagia ostertagi (including inhibited larval stages) , O. lyrate , Haemonchus placei ,
Trichostrongylus axei , T. colubriformis , Cooperia oncophora , C. punctata , C. pectinate , Bunostomum phlebotomum , Oesophagostomum radiatum , Strongyloides papillosus (adult) , Nematodirus helvetianus (adult) , N. spathiger (adult) , Trichuris spp. (adult)
Lungworms (adult and fourth-stage larvae): Dictyocaulus viviparus
Liver fluke (adult): Fasciola hepatica
Eye worms (adult):Thelazia spp.
Warbles (parasitic stages): Hypoderma bovis , H. lineatum
Mange mites: Psoroptes bovis , Sarcoptes scabiei var. bovis
Sucking lice: Linognathus vituli , Haematopinus eurysternus , Solenopotes capillatus.
Tectin plus 10,100 mg/ml solution for Injection for Cattle may also be used as an aid in the control of biting lice (Damalinia bovis) and the mange mite Chorioptes bovis, but complete elimination may not occur. Product name: Tectin Plus (Injectable Solution) Active ingredient/Strength: Ivermectin 10 mg/ml, Clorsulon 100 mg/ml
Tectin Plus 10,100 mg/ml solution for Injection for use in Cattle given at the recommended dosage of 0.2 mg per kg bodyweight controls re-infection with Haemonchus placei,
Cooperia spp. and Trichostrongylus axei acquired up to 14 days after treatment; Ostertagia ostertagi and Oesophagostomum radiatum acquired up to 21 days after treatment and Dictyocaulus viviparus acquired up to 28 days after treatment.
The timing of treatment should be based on epidemiological factors and should be customised for each individual farm. A dosing program should be established by a qualified professional person.
Tectin plus 10,100 mg/ml solution for Injection for use in cattle should be administered only by subcutaneous injection at the recommended dosage level of 1 ml/50 kg bodyweight (based on a dosage level of 200 mcg ivermectin plus 2 mg clorsulon / kg bodyweight) under the loose skin in front of, or behind the shoulder.
– Divide doses grater than 10 ml between two injection sites.
-To ensure administration of a correct dose, bodyweight should be determined as accurately as possible; accuracy of the dosing device should be checked.
-When the temperature of the product is below 5°C, difficulty in administration may be encountered due to increased viscosity. Warming the product and injection equipment to about 15°C will greatly increase the ease with which the product can be injected.
-Different injection sites should be used for other parenteral products administered concurrently.
– Transitory discomfort has been observed in some cattle following subcutaneous administration. A low incidence of soft tissue swelling at the injection site has been observed. These reactions disappeared without treatment.
– The administration of 25 ml Tectin Plus 10,100 mg/ml solution for Injection / 50 kg bodyweight (25 x the use level) resulted in an injection site lesion (including tissue necrosis, oedema, fibrosis and inflammation).
No other drug-related adverse reactions could be determined.
– Do not use intramuscularly or intravenously.
– Tectin Plus 10,100 mg/ml solution for Injection for use in Cattle is a low-volume product registered for use in cattle. Do not use in other species as severe adverse reactions, including fatalities in dogs, may occur.
Animals must not be slaughtered for human consumption during treatment and within 66 days from the last treatment.
-Do not use in cattle producing milk for human consumption.
-Do not use in non-lactating dairy cows including pregnant heifers within 60 days of calving.
Store at a temperature below 30 °C. Protect from light.
Shelf life: 36 months .
Any unused veterinary medicinal product or waste materials derived from such veterinary medicinal products should be disposed of in accordance with local requirements.