Vaccination or Tactical Treatment with Levamisole Against Lungworm

  • L. Pouplard
  • M. Pecheur
Part of the Current Topics in Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science book series (CTVM, volume 9)


In a study on 30 young calves, the use of Dictyocaulus viviparus vaccine is compared with an early administration of Levamisole. The results indicate that even when close supervision is maintained, vaccination remains indispensable as part of a general strategic control programme against parasitism in young cattle.


Compensatory Growth JUNE JULY August Anthelmintic Treatment Anthelmintic Drug Faecal Examination 
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© ECSC, EEC, EAEC, Brussels-Luxembourg 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Pouplard
    • 1
  • M. Pecheur
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Veterinary MedicineBrusselsBelgium

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