The Avitrol Bird Wormer Concentrate is designed to treat and control worms in ornamental caged birds. The convenient syrup concentrate form allows the medication to be added to the drinking water for easy administration.
Directions For Use
Avitrol Plus should be administered at a dose rate of 40mg/kg body weight Levamisole hydrochloride and 8mg/kg Praziquantel. The dropper dispenses 24 drops of concentrate per ml. So for an average body weight of 30g and consumption of 5ml of liquid per day, it is recommended to mix 0.5ml (12 drops from dropper) in 10ml of drinking water.
Syrup concentrate is added to the drinking water
Add 0.5ml (12 drops from dropper) in 10ml of drinking water
The medicated water must be freshly made just before dosing
Provide the medicated water as the sole source of drinking water for a 24 hour period
Repeat the treatment after 14 days
Further dilution of the medicated water may be required in hot weather, to allow for increased water consumption
If worm problems continue after treatment, consult with a veterinarian
New birds may introduce worms, mites, lice and other parasites into your aviary, so it is a good idea to treat them for parasites and quarantine them for a few days first.
Avitrol Plus treats ornamental birds for:
Threadworm (Capillaria spp.),
Caecal worm (Heterakis spp.),
Roundworm (Ascaridia spp.),
Gape worm (Syngamus spp.),
Gizzard worm (Acuaria spp.),
Tapeworm (Raillietina spp.).
10mg/ml Levamisole hydrochloride (equivalent to 8.48 mg/ml Levamisole base).
Avitrol Plus is suitable for most bird species except Gouldian finches.
Use with caution in parrots and other finch species.
Not for use in food producing birds.
Do not use this product during extremely hot weather
Do not give to birds under stress or birds actively feeding young
Do not give to Gouldian Finches
Use this product with caution for parrots and finches - they are less tolerant to levamisole
Not for use in food producing birds
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