Ranide contains Rafoxanide 30mg/ml and is used in the treatment of liver fluke mature and immature in both cattle and sheep.
|Reported Efficacies against Liver Fluke (Fasciola hepatica)||4 week-old Immature Fluke||6 week-old Immature Fluke||Adult Liver Fluke|
*Irish Veterinary Journal, Vol 13, No.9, Sept 2013, p474-481.
Cattle and Sheep
Dose & Administration
- Sheep: 7.5mg Rafoxanide per kg bodyweight;
- Cattle: 11.25mg Rafoxanide per kg bodyweight;
|Bodyweight (kg) - Cattle||Dose (ml)|
The dose for heavier animals is:
Cattle: Add an additional 18.75 ml per 50 kg bodyweight
Sheep: Add an additional 2.5 ml per 10 kg bodyweight
|Bodyweight (kg) - Sheep||Dose (ml)|
Meat and Offal
Cattle: Not authorised for use in animals producing milk for human consumption including during the dry period.
Sheep: Do not use within 1 year prior to the first lambing in ewes intended to produce milk for human consumption.