Goats and sheep are often overlooked when it comes to livestock wormers. There are wormers for almost every other type of livestock. Ivermectin is a popular livestock wormer that has labeled uses for horses, swine and cattle, but not goats. One of the biggest problems is that goats metabolize drugs faster than most other common livestock, so they use the same drugs in a different fashion.
Buy cattle strength injectable ivermectin. There are two brand names for the product: Ivomec, a 1 percent sterile ivermectin solution for cattle and swine made by Merck, and Double Impact, a 1 percent sterile ivermectin solution for cattle and swine by Agrilabs. The products come in injectable and pour-on methods, and are marked that way on their labels.
Ivermectin Goats Drench is a ready-to-use, free-flowing solution of ivermectin. Ivermectin Sheep Drench provides treatment and control of adult and fourth-stage larvae of the following parasites: Gastrointestinal Roundworms – Haemonchus contortus, Ostertagia circumcincta, Trichostrongylus axei, T. colubriformis, Cooperia curticei, Nematodirus spathiger, N. battus, and Oesophagostomum columbianum; Lungworms – Dictyocaulus filaria; and all the larval stages of Nasal Bot – Oestrus ovis. It also provides treatment and control of adult forms only of the following Gastrointestinal Roundworms – Haemonchus placei, Cooperia oncophora, Strongyloides papillosus, Oesophagostomum venulosum, Trichuris ovis, and Chabertia ovina.
Uses/benefits of Ivermectin For Goats Orally
- Unique chemistry-unrelated to existing formulations – Ivermectin Sheep Drench is chemically different, cross-resistance is unlikely in parasite strains which may have developed resistance to other wormers.
- Broad-spectrum effectiveness – One low-volume dose effectively treats and controls many gastrointestinal roundworms (including Haemonchus contortus), lungworms, and nasal bots.
- Easy administration – can be administered with any standard drenching equipment or any equipment that provides a consistent dose volume.
Ivermectin Goats Drench may be used in any standard drenching equipment or in any equipment which provides a consistent dose volume. Administer orally at a dose of 3.0 mL (2.4 mg ivermectin) per 26 lbs body weight or 200 mcg ivermectin per kilogram of body weight. Coughing may be observed in some animals during and for several minutes following drenching.
Uses for Ivermectin in Goats
Ivermectin is used to treat internal parasites in goats. Parasites include:
- Barber pole worm
- Stomach worms
Prices of Ivermectin For Goats Orally
$67.10 – $115.02