Trodax is presented for use in cattle, sheep and goats as a solution containing 34% m/v nitroxynil (as eglumine salt). Indications For the treatment of Liver Fluke, Parafilaria bovicola (false bruising) and Roundworms in cattle and wire worm, nodular worm, nasal worm and liverfluke in sheep and goats. 1. Cattle: Gastrointestinal nematodes • Wire worm • Hookworm Nodular worm • Trematodes • Liver fluke (F. hepatica & F. gigantica) 2. Sheep and goats Gastrointestinal nematodes • Wireworm • Nodular worm Trematodes • Liver fluke (F. hepatica) • Nasal worm (1st, 2nd &3rd instar stages) Dosage and Administration CATTLE Use only as directed by subcutaneous injection. 1. Liverfluke and roundworms other than Parafilaria: standard dose. Treat at the rate of 1.5ml Trodax per 50 kg body weight (10mg per kg body weight) 2. Parafilaria bovicola (False bruising): double dose. Treat at the rate of 3ml Trodax per 50 kg body weight (20 mg per kg body weight). Treat slaughter stock at least 70 days before marketing.
Live weight 50 kg 150 kg 300 kg
Liverfluke and roundworms standard dose 10mg/kg 1.5 ml 4.5 ml 9 ml
Parafilaria Double dose 20 mg/kg. 3 ml 9 ml 18 ml
If total dose exceeds 10 ml, then inject in more than one place and massage injection site thoroughly. SHEEP AND GOATS Use only as directed by subcutaneous injection. Liverfluke, wireworm, nodular worm and nasal worm. Treat at the rate of 1 ml Trodax per 25 kg body weight (13.6 mg/kg body weight). Live weight 15 kg 20 kg 25 kg 50 kg 60 kg
Standard dose 0.6 ml 0.8 ml 1 ml 2 ml 2.4 ml
WARNINGS • Animals treated at standard dose should not be slaughtered for human consumption within 60 days for cattle and goats and within 45 days for sheep. • Animals treated for Parafilaria at double dose should not be slaughtered for human consumption within 70 days of treatment. • Milk from animals treated at standard dose should not be used for human consumption within 3 days of treatment. • Do not treat lactating cows at double dose if the milk is used for human consumption. • Do not exceed the recommended dosage. • Do not treat calves younger than 6 months with the double dose. • Keep out of reach of children, uninformed persons and animals.