Vetsense Kilverm Pig and Poultry Wormer is suitable for use with pigs and poultry.
Kilverm is effective against sensitive strains of the following parasites:
Pigs - Large Roundworms (Ascaris suum) both mature and immature, Stomach Worm (Hyostrongylus rubidus), Nodule Worm (Oesophagostomum dentatum), Lung Worm (Metastrongylus spp.), and Mature Kidney Worm (Stephanurus dentatus) – NSW and QLD only
Poultry - Large Roundworm (Ascaridia galli), Caecal Worm (Heterakis gallinae), Hairworm (Capillaria spp.)
Active Constituents - 14 g/L LEVAMISOLE (equivalent to 16.5 g/L LEVAMISOLE HYDROCHLORIDE)
Warnings - Withholding Periods
Pig Meat - do not use less than 3 days before slaughter for human consumption; Poultry Meat - do not use less than 7 days before slaughter for human consumption.
Pigs - Contraindication: This product is contraindicated in extremely hot weather. Administration: VETSENSE KILVERM may be given as a drench or mixed withthe feed. It is important that it is consumed quickly for best results. Make sure that the pigs are slightly hungry before administration, that they have ample feeding space, and that animals of comparative size be treated together so that small or weak pigs will be receiving enough share of medicated feed.
Dose Rate for Pigs: Oral Drench : 1mL/2kg (5mL/10kg) live weight In Feed : Calculate accurately the weight of the pigs and dose accurately at the rate of 5mL/10kg, thus 10 pigs of 40kg will need 200mL. Add sufficient water or skim milk to just dampen the mash, pellets or grain, then mix thoroughly. In Skim Milk : Add the required amount to the milk and mix thoroughly.
Poultry - Contraindication: This product is contraindicated in extremely hot weather. Administration: Mix with clean drinking water. For maximum efficiency it must be consumed in the shortest time possible. Withhold water from birds 2 hours before nightfall. The required amount of medicated water is then made available so that the birds can start drinking it at daylight. Replace with clean water after 8 hours or when medication is consumed.
Birds under continuous light should be treated by withholding water for 2 hours then giving medicated water as above.
Dose Rate For Poultry: Dilute 10mL of Vetsense Kilverm in 200mL of water for each 6kg live weight.
(1.75 mL of Vetsense Kilverm in 35mL of water per 1kg live weight) Mix 40mL/litre water for 1 day. Repeat 2 weeks later.