1. Name of the veterinary medicinal product
2. Qualitative and quantitative composition
Ivermectin PhEur 1.0 %w/v (10mg/ml)
Other Relevant Substances:
This product does not contain any antimicrobial preservative.
3. Pharmaceutical form
Solution for injection.
4. Clinical particulars
4.1 Target species
Cattle and Pigs
2 Indications for use, specifying the target species
Bomectin Injection is indicated for the effective treatment and control of the
following harmful parasites of cattle and pigs:
Gastro-intestinal roundworms (adult and fourth stage larvae):
Ostertagia spp. (including inhibited O. ostertagi)
Strongyloides papillosus (adult)
Nematodirus helvetianus (adult)
N. spathiger (adult)
Lungworms (adult and fourth stage larvae):
Warbles (parasitic stages):
Sarcoptes scabiei var. bovis.
May also be used as an aid in the control of the mange mite Chorioptes bovis
but complete elimination may not occur.
Treatment at the recommended dose rate controls re-infection with
Ostertagia spp. and Cooperia spp. acquired up to 7 days after treatment and
Dictyocaulus viviparus acquired up to 14 days after treatment.
Gastrointestinal roundworms: (Adults and fourth stage larvae):
Strongyloides ransomi (adult)
Metastrongylus spp. (adult)
Sarcoptes scabiei var. suis
Do not use in case of known hypersensitivity to the active ingredient.
Do not administer by the intravenous or intramuscular route.
Bomectin Injection for Cattle and Pigs has been formulated specifically for
use in those species. It should not be used in other species as severe adverse
reactions, including fatalities in dogs, may occur.
4.4 Special warnings for each target species
Details provided above apply. See also points 5.2, 5.3 and 5.5.
4.5 Special precautions for use
i) Special precautions for use in animals
No special precautions required.
ii) Special precautions to be taken by the person administering the
medicinal products to animals
Take care to avoid self-administration: the product may cause local
irritation and/or pain at the site of injection.