A long-acting, injectable, broad-spectrum parasiticide for cattle, sheep, goats and swine
One low-volume injection effectively controls a wide range of roundworm of cattle, sheep, goats and pigs as well as arthropod parasites of cattle, sheep, and pigs, which impair their health and productivity.
DECTOMAX® injectable solution is well-tolerated, has excellent syringeability and has a long action, making it particularly suitable for controlling parasites in cattle, sheep, goats and swine.
Doramectin 1% m/v
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION DECTOMAX® injectable solution contains doramectin, an avermectin discovered by Pfizer. Doramectin is a novel, fermentation-derived product of avermectin class of highly active, broadspectrum antiparasitic agents. Doramectin is isolated from fermentations of a genetically altered strain of Streptomyces avermitilis. DECTOMAX® is a ready-to-use, pale yellow, sterile solution containing 1 % (10 mg/ml) doramectin. It is formulated to deliver the recommended dosage for cattle, sheep and goats (200 µg/kg body mass) when given by either intramuscular or subcutaneous injection at the rate of 1 ml/50 kg body mass and for swine (300 µg/kg body mass) when given by intramuscular injection at the rate of 1 ml/33 kg body mass.