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Product Description

A clear blue, mineralised, liquid​ endectocide, oral drench.

Why Use Abamectin™ Sheep

•   Effective against all abamectin-susceptible roundworms and lungworm.

Withholding Period

Meat: 14 days.
Milk: 35 days.


​1.0 g/L abamectin (macrocyclic lactone).
0.5 g/L selenium ⋅ 0.2 g/L cobalt.
2.1 g/L copper ⋅ 1.0 g/L iodine ⋅ 0.6 g/L zinc.

Regulatory Information

  • Agrecovery.
  • EPA approval No HSR001887.

Registered pursuant to the ACVM Act 1997, No A9447.

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Product Sizes available

  • 20 L

Delivery Options

  • Freight to farm
  • Ravensdown pickup point

Important Information

  • Application and advice

    Administer orally.

    Dose rate
    1mL per 5kg live-weight.

    We recommend the following applicator: 15ml Multi-Use Gun.


    • Do not exceed the stated dose, or dose more frequently than every three weeks.
    • Do not use at the same time as any other selenised animal health product without consulting a veterinarian or animal health adviser.

    See the product label for full details.

  • Efficacy Spectrum

    Abamectin™ Sheep is effective against the following abamectin-sensitive internal parasites:

    Adult and immature gastrointestinal roundworms

    • Haemonchus spp*.
    • Ostertagia spp*.
    • Trichostrongylus spp.
    • Cooperia spp*.
    • Nematodirus spp (adults only).
    • Oesophagostomum spp (adults only).

    *including inhibited L4 stage


    • Dictyocaulus spp.
  • Withholding period

    Meat withholding
    Sheep producing meat (or offal) for human consumption must not be sold for slaughter during, and within 14 days of last treatment.

    If a pregnant ewe is treated, and gives birth within the meat withholding period, the lamb is fit for slaughter only when the ewe is fit for slaughter.

    A ewe is treated with Abamectin™ Sheep 10 days before lambing. The lamb cannot be slaughtered (for human consumption) until 4 days after the date of birth.

    Milk withholding
    Milk intended for sale for human consumption must be discarded during, and within 35 days of last treatment.

  • Packaging and storage

    • Tap screwed into underside of main cap.
    • Small breather bung on drum accessed by removed aluminium ring.
    • Pallet of 75 x 10L drums.
    • AgRecovery eligible.

    Store in the original container, tightly closed in a cool, dry and locked place away from direct sunlight.

    Store below 30°C.

    Shelf-life is three years from date of manufacture.