Vetcare Kenya

Piperazine WSP

DESCRIPTION

Piperazine WSP is a antihelmintic, water soluble powder, for the treatment and prevention of infestations of roundworms (Ascaridae) in poultry, cattle, calves, pigs and horses. It is also active against nodular worm (Oesophagostomum spp) in ruminants and pigs.

COMPOSITION

Contains per ml:

      Piperazine Citrate .......................................................... 1 gm (100% w/w) - this is equivalent to a minimum of 0.35gm of active piperazine.

INDICATIONS

Piperazine WSP is highly effective against the following species of worms:

A. In Pigs: Ascaris suum, Oesophagostomum spp. and Strongyloides ransomi.

B. In Poultry: Ascaridia galli

C. In Horses: Parascaris equorum, Trichonema spp., Oxyuris equi, Strongylus vulgaris

D. In ruminants: Ascaris vitulorum, Oesophagostomum spp. Hookworms: Bunostomum spp, Gaigeria pachyscelis.

E. In Dogs and cats: Toxocara spp, Toxacaris spp, hookworms Toxocara canis 

METHOD OF ADMINISTRATION

By oral route after incorporation into feed or drinking water, administered either individually or as group treatment. In all cases PIPERAZINE is given as a one-day treatment. It is advisable to deworm at least once every 3 months. In heavy infestation (as in pigs) deworm every month.

Horses
Weight (kg)
Dosage
(ml)
Level Teaspoonful
(3g) per horse
Up to 150 45 15
150 - 300 45 - 90 15 - 30
300 - 450 90 - 135 30 - 45
450 - 600 135 - 180 45 - 60
600 - 750 180 - 225 60 - 75

 

Pigs
Weight (kg)
Level Teaspoonful
(3g) per horse
Volume of Water
(litres) per horse
10 - 20 1 - 2 0.5
20 - 40 2 - 4 1
40 - 60 4 - 6 2
60 - 80 6 - 10 4
Over 100 10 4

 

Calves
100 - 150kg
Dissolve 30gm (10 level teaspoonfuls) in 0.5 litre of water and give as drench

 

Poultry
Dissolve 30gm (10 level teaspoonfuls) in 20 - 30 litres of water per 100 birds or 1.5 level teaspoonfuls in 3 - 5 litres of water per 15 birds

DOSAGE (pigs & poultry)

Use at 25mg Levamisole base/kg bodyweight. Piperazine WSP is administered orally as follows:

  • In Feed: 1250mg Piperazine WSP per kg bodyweight drinking water for 1 day
  • In Drinking Water:  50g Piperazine WSP per 100 litres drinking water for 1 day. 

WITHDRAWAL PERIOD

  • Meat: 2 days
  • Eggs: 1 day

PRESENTATION

Packs:

  • 100gm
  • 1Kg

Cartons:

  • 20 x 100mg
  • 10 x 1Kg