7) Additional safe deworming protocols using ivermectin that have been reported include subcutaneous administration of ivermectin at 1 mg/kg followed by a second treatment at the same dose 1 week later, and a single oral administration of moxidectin
at 200 pg/ kg; oral ivermectin administration was shown to be ineffective in controlling infections with S seurati in the Middle East.
Control trial and fecal egg count reduction test determinations of nematocidal efficacies of moxidectin
and generic ivermectin in recently weaned, naturally infected calves.
Effect of moxidectin
selection on the genetic variation within Cylicocyclus nassatus based on amplified fragment length polymorphism (AFLP).
Comparative efficacy evaluation of moxidectin
and ivermectin injectable formulation against helminthes infestation of donkeys (Equus asinus) in Sudan.
The Committee concluded the referral procedure for veterinary medicinal products containing moxidectin
to be administered to cattle, sheep and horses.
Horses were treated with deltamethrin, moxidectin
, bactericidal ointment, and insect repellent.
These endectocides with the active ingredient moxidectin
offer persistent killing of internal parasites at multiple stages, including the most economically devastating parasite, Ostertagia ostertagi (brown stomach worm) and controls external parasites including lice, grubs and psoroptic mange mites on beef and dairy cattle.
Field efficacy of moxidectin
1 percent against Thelazia callipeda in naturally infected dogs.
A monthly topical application of 10% imidacloprid-1% moxidectin
has been shown to decrease flea transmission .
It looked at 47 Welsh farms and the effectiveness of four types of wormer: Benzimidazole (1-BZ); Levamisole (2-LV); Ivermectin (3-ML) and Moxidectin
Some 94% of farms showed evidence of anthelmintic resistance to Benzimidazole, 68% to Levamisole, 51% to Ivermectin and 19% to Moxidectin
20,21) The oral macrocyclic lactones, such as ivermectin, moxidectin
, and others, provided effective chemoprophylaxis for heartworms in domestic dogs until recently.