Vetmec MOXIGUARD Long Acting Sheep Injection

$200.00 + GST

Vetmec MOXIGUARD Long Acting Sheep Injection Drench – 500mL

Active Ingredient: Moxidectin 20g/L


Long acting worm control means cleaner sheep, less pasture contamination and increased productivity.

Vetmec Moxiguard Long Acting Sheep Injection is for the treatment and control of roundworms, nasal bot and itchmite in sheep. As well as for protection against severe challenge by Haemonchus contortus (Barber’s Pole worm) for up to 4 months.

See product description, below, for further information and dose charts. 

Chemvet is also now stocking 18G 1/4″ Needles for optimal administration and safety, as per best practice.

Safety Data Sheet

Official Label


Vetmec MOXIGUARD Long Acting Injection for Sheep









Contains moxidectin, a powerful macrocyclic lactone (‘mectin’).
Perfect for paddocks with high larval burden and low animal immunity situations, like lactating ewes and merino weaners.
Recommended for heavily contaminated pastures.
Lasts a minimum of 91 days against barber’s pole worm and small brown stomach worm.
Offers up to 4 months’ protection against severe barber’s pole worm challenge.
Effective for 49 days against black scour worm.

Also controls itch mites and nasal bots.

Parasite Spectrum – Vetmec Moxiguard Long Acting for Sheep

Mature (adult) and immature (L4) worms covered include:

  • Barber’s Pole Worm (Haemonchus contortus)
  • Black Scour Worm (Trichostrongylus spp.)
  • Stomach Hair Worm
  • Small Brown Stomach Worm
  • Small Intestinal Worm (Cooperia spp.)
  • Thin Necked Intestinal Worm (Nematodirus spp.)
  • Intestinal Threadworm
  • Nodule Worm
  • Large Mouthed Bowel Worm
  • Large Lungworm

External Parasites

  • Itch Mite (Psorergates ovis)
  • Nasal Bot (Oestrus ovis)

Withholding Periods

  • Meat: 91 days
  • Milk: Do not use in female sheep which are producing, or may in the future produce, milk or milk products for human consumption.
  • ESI: 133 days

Dosage Information

Administer Vetmec Moxiguard Long Acting Injection at a rate of 1mL/20kg. Utilise the Vetmec 5mL Injector with 18G x 1/4″ Needles

Safety Data Sheet

Click here to access the official safety data sheet.

More information about using long-acting drenches can be found at wormboss

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