Please be aware that this website relies on the use of cookies to function correctly and involves some cookies being downloaded onto your device. This helps us to improve the content of the website so that it is more useful and relevant to you.
Allow cookiesPrivacy and Cookies Policy
banner image

Product Information - Rycoben

Rycoben is effective against roundworms including Nematodirus battus tapeworms and lungworms.
• The only white drench licensed as an aid in the prevention of cobalt and selenium deficiency.
• Short, three-day meat withhold.
• 1-BZ.

rycoben bottles

rycoben dose


Click here for information on Zolvix

Rycoben® SC Oral Suspension for sheep contains 2.5% (w/v) ricobendazole, 1.8% (w/v) hydrated cobalt sulphate and 0.19% (w/v) hydrated sodium selenite as excipients. Chemical Group of Anthelmintic: 1 - BZ. POM-VPS in UK. Information regarding the side effects, precautions, warnings and contra-indications can be found in product packaging and leaflets; further information can also be found in the Summary of Product Characteristics.
Indications for use, specifying the target species: Broad spectrum worm and fluke drench; For the control of adult and larval stages of benzimidazole-sensitive gastrointestinal roundworms (Bunostomum, Chabertia, Cooperia, Haemonchus, Nematodirus, Oesophagostomum, Ostertagia, Strongyloides and Trichostrongylus), tapeworms (Moniezia) and lungworms (Dictyocaulus filaria), and for the control of adult liver fluke (Fasciola hepatica) and the treatment of chronic, but not acute, fascioliasis in sheep. Ovicidal to round worm eggs. Also aids in the prevention of cobalt and selenium deficiency.Contra-indications and warnings: Sheep may be slaughtered for human consumption only after 3 days from the last treatment. Do not use in sheep producing milk for human consumption. Care should be taken not to exceed the recommended dose. Ewes should not be treated at the fluke and worm dose during tupping and until one month after the tups are removed. Ensure careful handling of the ewes if used during lambing time. Frequent use or misuse of anthelmintics may enhance the development of resistance. Only use this product in areas known to be deficient in cobalt and selenium. Do not administer other cobalt and selenium supplements concurrently unless advised by your vet. If in doubt consult a veterinary surgeon. Do not dilute. Wash hands after use. As with all animal health products direct contact should be kept to a minimum.
Shake container well before use. For oral administration only. For animal treatment only. Do not store above 25ºC, do not freeze.Advice should be sought from the medicine prescriber prior to use. Rycoben, Zolvix, Elanco and the diagonal bar logo are trademarks of Elanco or its affiliates. Use medicines responsibly (http://www.noah.co.uk/responsible).