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Rafoxamide

Generic Name

Rafoxanide

Therapy Group

Antihelmintic

Indications

It is used to treat liver larva and cestoda in lambs, goats, and cows. It is commonly used for liver cestode and gigantism cestode. It is used for bunostomiasis and nasal bot in sheep.

Contraindication

Large dosages with 80mg /kg may yield diarrhea and anepithymia in cows, more than 45 mg /kg cause various illness that may cause eyesight loss in goats and sheep

Withdrawal Period

Meat :18 days.
Milk: 14 days

Usage and Dosage

Oraly 2.5ml/10kg b.w once daily
It is necessary to repeat the dose after 3 weeks to get ride of adult larvas that saved from the first dose.

Composition

Rafoxanide30mg