Mectin Drench for Sheep


Abamectin Oral Drench 20L




Abamectin 1mg/mL, 0.5mg/mL Selenium, 0.4mg/mL Cobalt, 2mg/mL Copper, 0.6mg/mL Zinc and 0.8mg/mL Iodine.


Abamectin Oral Plus Minerals for the treatment of the following susceptible immature and mature (*includes inhibited L4) Gastrointestinal roundworms and lungworms, including benzimidazole and levamisole resistant strains: Haemonchus spp.*, Ostertagia spp.*, Cooperia spp.*, Trichostrongylus spp., Oesophagostomum spp. (adults only), Nematodirus spp. (adults only), Dictyocaulus spp.

DOSE RATE: 1mL per 5kg of bodyweight

Weight Range Dose Volume Doses per 20L
16 – 20kg 4mL 5000
21 – 25kg 5mL 4000
26 – 30kg 6mL 3332
36 – 40kg 8mL 2500
46 – 50kg 10mL 2000
56 – 60kg 12mL 1664
66 – 70kg 14mL 1428

Shake well before use. Mectin Drench for sheep is a ready to use anthelmintic that can be dosed through standard drenching equipment.
Resistance can develop to any anthelmintic. To delay the onset of resistance:

  • It is advisable that a resistance test be conducted regularly when using any parasite treatment
  • Before dosing, weigh a group of animals to accurately calculate the dose
  • Choose the dose according to the heaviest animal
  • Do not under-dose
  • Check the accuracy of drench guns regularly
  • Wash out drench gun thoroughly with water before and after use.

Withholding Periods

Meat: Sheep producing meat and offal for human consumption must not be slaughtered within 21 days after treatment.
Milk: Milk intended for sale for human consumption must be discarded during treatment and for not less than 35 days following last treatment.

Registered pursuant to the ACVM Act 1997 No. A9920

Mectin Drench for Sheep