For the prevention and treatment of viral diseases of bees.
Composition and form of release:
Dosage form: powder for oral use.
Virusan in 1 g contains as active ingredients: rimantadine (in the form of hydrochloride) – 0.5%, ascorbic acid - 12.5%; as auxiliary substances: garlic extract, glucose.
In appearance, the drug is a homogeneous fine powder of light brown color with the smell of garlic.
Doses and method of application:
Virusan is intended for the prevention and treatment of viral diseases of bees (acute and chronic paralysis, wing deformity virus, sac brood virus), as well as to stimulate growth, development and increase resistance to adverse environmental factors.
It is prohibited to use Virusan less than 30 days before the start of the main honey harvest and in the autumn before pumping out commercial honey in case the drug gets into commercial honey.
Virusan will be applied to bees in a mixture with sugar syrup in the spring (April-May) before the main honey harvest and at the end of summer (August-September) after pumping honey.
The drug is dissolved in warm (35°C - 40°C) sugar syrup prepared in a ratio of 1: 1, at the rate of 20 g of Virusan per 5 liters of sugar syrup (or 40 g of Virusan per 10 liters of sugar syrup).
The prepared syrup is poured into the upper beehive feeders at the rate of 1 liter of syrup per family and applied 2-3 times with an interval of 2-3 days.
The drug is produced packaged in 20 g and 40 g in hermetically sealed bags made of metallized film. Each consumer package is provided with instructions for use.
The drug Virusan is stored in a closed manufacturer's packaging in a place protected from moisture and direct sunlight, separate from food and feed, at a temperature from 0°C to 25°C.
Virusan should be kept out of the reach of children.
Unused medicinal product is disposed of in accordance with the requirements of the legislation.
The drug Virusan is dispensed without a prescription from a veterinarian.
The shelf life of the medicinal product, subject to storage conditions in the manufacturer's closed packaging, is 2 years from the date of production.
It is prohibited to use the drug Virusan after the expiration date.