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antiparasitic

 [an″te-, an″ti-par″ah-sit´ik]
1. destroying parasites.
2. an agent that destroys parasites.

par·a·sit·i·cide

(par'ă-sit'i-sīd),
An agent that destroys parasites.
[parasite + L. caedo, to kill]

parasiticide

(păr′ə-sĭt′ĭ-sīd′)
n.
An agent or preparation used to destroy parasites.

par′a·sit′i·cid′al (-sīd′l) adj.

par·a·sit·i·cide

(par'ă-sīt'i-sīd)
An agent that destroys parasites.
[parasite + L. caedo, to kill]

parasiticide

Any agent that kills PARASITES.

parasiticide

destructive to parasites; also, an agent that is destructive to parasites.
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Using alternatives to conventional parasiticides fits well into organic and grass-fed management systems and meets consumer preferences of minimizing chemical residues in the meat," says Burke.
Each ivermectin solution was thoroughly mixed for at least five minutes to ensure even distribution in 5kg of wet dung from cows not recently treated with a parasiticide.
Early 2011: Two new products launched for the companion animal market: Assurity, a topical flea treatment for cats and Trifexis, a broad-spectrum canine parasiticide.
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This nicely complements our parasiticide product portfolio with monthly application.
We also provided a parasiticide that offers activity of up to 28 days for the control of internal parasite infestations.
Our challenge was to build a ground swell of sales and grow Dectomax[R] market share for Pfizer when their key competitor owned significant share of the parasiticide market," he said.
In helping Pfizer Animal Health identify the molecular targets of its novel candidate parasiticide products, Cambria's genetic technologies offer numerous benefits.
MESSAGE: Increase awareness of the economic value of deworming cattle in the spring; communicate benefits of Dectomax parasiticide for spring deworming; and position Pfizer technical service veterinarians as key opinion leaders in cattle health management.
The Boehringer Ingelheim animal health business is now the second largest company in the global animal health market, and is the top provider worldwide of parasiticides and vaccines for pets, companion animals and production animals.
Bayer Animal Health South Africa became involved at an early stage, sponsoring mainly parasiticides for the dogs, but also some Consumer Care products for the handlers and rangers.