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Apitraz (Amitraz 500mg) 5 Hive
Apitraz Varroa treatment for bees. One pack treats 5 hives. Use two strips per hive in the brood frames and leave for 6 weeks. Expiry date: 06/2019
Apitraz for bees. Apitraz® is a veterinary medicine product designed by Laboratorios Calier S.A. for the treatment of external parasitism caused by Varroa destructor in honey bees (Apis melÃfera). Every multi-layer sachet contains 10 white rectangular plastic strips with two tabs and a marker fold line. There allow an easier handling and placement of the strips in the hive.
It is recommended to use 2 strips per hive1 regardless of size of the colony.
At this dose, Apitraz® is completely safe for honey bees. Does not affect to vital functions of the hive neither to queen's bee behaviour.
At the amount listed, Apitraz® doesn't leave residues in wax or honey.
Therefore, is a recommended product in a public health and biosafety point of view2 and it isn't toxic for honey bees or beekeepers.
Apitraz has a proven effectiveness of over 98% (when the amount of brood is low and there are only 1 or 2 brood frames).
Apitraz strip is composed by
500 mg of amitraz1.
EXPIRY DATE: JUNE 2019