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Deosect Spray

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Description

Deosect Fly & Lice Horse Spray Solution 250ml.

Deosect is a cypermethrin spray concentrate for the control of flies and lice on horses. Deosect concentrate is diluted at 10ml per 500ml of water. Apply 500ml per horse with sponge or handsprayer.

Use monthly for general fly control or in severe cases use every two weeks.

Use biocides safely. Always read the label and product information before use.

Presentation

A straw coloured or pale yellow emulsifiable concentrate, containing 5% w/v cypermethrin (cis 50: trans 50).

Uses

A residual insecticide for the control of flies and lice on horses.
Dosage and administration

Deosect Spray must be diluted with water to make a solution just before use. A knapsack or hand sprayer or a sponge may be used to apply the solution. For the best results the solution should be used within 24 hours.

Horses

Dilution rate

One litre (2 pints) of Deosect Spray concentrate should be diluted with 50 litres (11 gallons) of water. Alternatively, the following table may be used:

Deosect
 Water
 
10 ml
 500 ml
 
20 ml
 1 litre
 
100 ml
 5 litres
 
200 ml
 10 litres
 


 A medium fine spray is advisable to avoid fogging of the diluted Deosect Spray. Careful attention must be paid to total animal coverage, especially the face, legs, back and hind quarters. Avoid spraying directly into animals eyes. The following amounts should be used:

Horses – 500 ml of diluted solution per animal.

Ponies – 125 ml of diluted solution per animal.

Fly Control

The application of the solution should commence at the onset of the fly season and be repeated monthly for general fly control and every two weeks for severe head and face fly control.

Lice Control

Apply when lice are observed and repeat as necessary at a minimum of 14 days.
Contra-indications, warnings, etc

For animal treatment only.

Keep out of reach of children.

For external use only.

Protection of operators

Wear protective gloves, face shield and rubber boots and protective clothing when handling the concentrate and diluted solution and when applying the product. A face shield should be worn when handling the concentrate.

Avoid working in the spray mist.

Remove heavily contaminated clothing and wash before re-use.

Wash concentrate from skin or eyes immediately with water. In case of contact with the eyes, give prolonged irrigation with water and seek medical advice.

Wash hands and exposed skin before eating, drinking or smoking and after work.

In case of contact with eyes, give prolonged irrigation with water and seek medical attention.

Protection of consumers

In accordance with the Horse Passport legislation (Commission Decision 2000/68/EC as implemented in national legislation) a 6 month withdrawal period applies to the use of this product.

Protection of the Environment

Dangerous to fish. Do not contaminate ponds, waterways or ditches with the product or used container.

Empty containers completely, wash out thoroughly and dispose of safely.

Do not spray in or near milking parlours or where milking machinery may be contaminated.

Unused product should be disposed of in accordance with any guidance from an appropriate waste regulation authority.

Side-effects

None when used as recommended.
Pharmaceutical precautions

Flammable liquid.

Store below 25°C. Protect from frost.

Store in original container, tightly closed, in a safe place. Store away from food, drink and animal feed.

The diluted solution must be used within 24 hours.

Do not mix with other chemicals.
Legal category

POM-VPS (previously PML)
Packaging Quantities

1 litre and 250 ml metal cans.
Further information

Nil.
Marketing authorisation number

Vm 1596/4234.

Use biocides safely. Always read the label and product information before use.

Read more in the Zoetis Relief From Flies a Horse Owners Leaflet


Data Sheets

DEOSECT 1L: Data Sheet

DEOSECT 250ML: Data Sheet


Frequently Asked Questions

Is deosect safe to use on pregnant mares?

This has not been tested on pregnant mares. 

Can you use deosect on foals?

Deosect is licensed for use on adult horses and ponies. There is no specific data regarding use on foals - in this case it should only be used on the advice of your veterinary surgeon. 

can you use deosect on wet horses?

Deosect should be applied to the horse when dry to ensure maximum efficacy.

Does Deosect need to be reapplied every time the horse is washed down or gets wet in rain etc?

Application should be repeated monthly for general fly control and every two weeks for severe head and face fly control. This should not be be applied more frequently than every 2 weeks. 

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Reviews

5/5

Easy to use. Goes a long way, which is good as it's not cheap to buy.

Reviewed by: Liz Jupp

Reviewed on: 07 September 2017

Product Variant: DEOSECT 250ML

5/5

First time using this product seems to have worked a treat will be using it again come the fly season

Reviewed on: 07 September 2017

Product Variant: DEOSECT 1L

5/5

Really good produce, does what it says on the tin

Reviewed by: Alexandra Nixon

Reviewed on: 27 June 2017

Product Variant: DEOSECT 250ML

1/5

I did above; it is poor ok very poor

Reviewed by: Victor Breeze

Reviewed on: 24 June 2017

Product Variant: DEOSECT 250ML

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