Halocur is an oral solution for the treatment and prevention of diarrhoea due to Cryptosporidium parvum in calves from 24 hours of age.
A pale yellow solution for oral administration
0.5 mg/ml halofuginone lactate
Indications for use
For use in new born calves:
For prevention of diarrhoea due to diagnosed Cryptosporidium parvum, in farms with history of cryptosporidiosis. Administration should start in the first 24 to 48 hours of age, and should always be given after feeding. The product should be used for 7 days.
For reduction of diarrhoea due to diagnosed Cryptosporidium parvum. Administration should start within 24 hours after the onset of diarrhoea. In both cases, the reduction of oocysts excretion has been demonstrated.
Cattle - meat and offal 13 days (calves)
Supplied as a high-density polyethylene portable bottle of 500 ml containing 490 ml of the oral solution or bottle of 1000 ml containing 980 ml of the oral solution.
For full information please refer to the product data sheet. Further information is available on request.
Use Medicines Responsibly. For more information please refer to the Responsible Use sections of the NOAH website.
If you are not the prescribing veterinary surgeon, advice should be sought from the medicine prescriber.
Date of preparation: January 2018