Flubenol™ Oral Wormer for Pigs and Chickens
Flubenol™ is a broad-spectrum de-wormer for chickens that is mixed into the premix or final feed. It contains flubendazole (a member of the benzimidazole group of anthelmintics), which has efficacy against all life stages of the commonly found worms in chickens1,2,3.
Flubenol™ Oral Wormer is used as an aid in the control of sensitive strains of Ascaridia galli (Large roundworm), Heterakis gallinarum (Caecal worm), Capillaria spp. (Hairworm) and Raillietina species (Tapeworm) in chickens.
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