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PYRAMECTIN 25

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3D-PYRAMECTIN-25
  • Active substances: Pyrantel pamoate, Ivermectine
  • Tablets for the treatment of infections with: Dirofilaria spp., Toxocara spp., Uncinaria spp. and Ancylostoma spp.
  • Target species: dogs
  • Administration: orally
  • Package: 20 tablets/bottle and 2 blisters x 10 tablets

 

COMPOSITION

1 tablet contains:

Pyrantel pamoate………………………………… 114 mg

Ivermectine……………………………….…..…. 136 µg

Excipient q.s.ad…………………………………  1500 mg

Excipients: Lactose monohydrate, Microcrystalline cellulose, Stearic acid, Natural identical chicken flavor, Talc, Magnesium stearate, Colloidal silicon dioxide.

 

PHARMACOTHERAPEUTIC ACTION

Ivermectin stimulates the release of gamma aminobutyric acid in neuronal synapses, acting as neuroblocking and blocking the nervous impulses transmission, causing paralysis and death of the parasites. Pyrantel acts as a neuromuscular blocking agent, causing paralysis of the parasites.

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TARGET SPECIES

Dogs.

 

INDICATIONS

The product is recommended for the treatment of infestations with: Dirofilaria spp., Toxocara spp., Uncinaria spp.and Ancylostoma spp. in dogs.

 

POSOLOGY, ROUTE AND METHOD OF ADMINISTRATION

Pyramectin is indicated for dogs older than 6 weeks of age. The drug should be administered monthly, depending on the animal’s body weight, according to the table (using the same date each month):

 

Body weight interval Dosage Active substances content
Ivermectin (mg) Pyrantel pamoate (mg)
13 – 25 kg 1 tablet PYRAMECTIN 25 136 114
26 – 50 kg 2 tablet PYRAMECTIN 25 272 227

 

The product used in the specified dose is effective against Dirofilaria immitis in larval stage for a month after infection and prevents the development of the adult stage.

 

CONTRAINDICATIONS, PRECAUTIONS AND ADVERSE REACTIONS

Because of the manifested sensitivity to ivermectin it should not be administered to Collie dogs (and their half-breeds) and to American Cocker. There are no contraindications for administration to females during mating, pregnancy and lactation. Do not use in feeble animals.

PYRAMECTIN is well tolerated by most of the dogs. Frequent adverse reactions on dogs are trembling, pupil dilatation and loss of body weight. In certain cases of overdose, the immediate adverse effects observed such as stumble, trembling, blindness, disorientation or weakness are observed in 12 hours from administration. Pyrantel pamoate cannot be used in combination with piperazine. There are not any major incompatibilities of ivomectine.

Ivermectine is not administered in combination with AMITRAZ! In case of overdose of ivomectine it may appear certain intolerance manifested by parasimaticaltonic symptoms (lethargy, ataxy, muscular shivering and mydriasis).

 

WITHDRAWL TIME

Not applicable.

 

STORAGE CONDITIONS

Temperature below 25°C, in original package. Keep away from light and humidity.

 

PACKAGE

Bottles containing 20 tablets.

Boxes with 2 blisters of 10 tablets each.

 

MANUFACTURER: S.C. PASTEUR – FILIPEŞTI BRANCH

PRODUCTS FROM THE CATEGORY: Antiparasitic for dogs