ectoparasiticide

ec·to·par·a·sit·i·cide

(ek'tō-par'ă-sit'i-sīd),
An agent that is applied directly to the host to kill ectoparasites.
[ectoparasite + L. caedo, to kill]
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According to the company, the active substance of BRAVECTO, fluralaner, an ectoparasiticide belonging to the isoxazoline group, is systemically active against fleas and ticks.
Fenthion [O, O-dimethyl-O-(4-methylmercapto)-3-methylphenylthio-phosphate] is an organophosphorus pesticide widely used throughout the world as a broad-spectrum insecticide for numerous crops and also as an ectoparasiticide for farm animals (Roberts and Hutson 1999).
According to the company, the active substance of Simparica is sarolaner, a new ectoparasiticide in the isoxazoline class, discovered and developed by its scientists.
Fipronil, amitraz and (S)-methoprene --a novel ectoparasiticide combination for dogs.
Diazinon is one of the most usually used OPS that is used to control a range of crop pests and also as a veterinary ectoparasiticide in many countries including Iran.
Lindane is a chlorinated hydrocarbon insecticide as well as a human and veterinary ectoparasiticide, which continues to be prescribed for the treatment of body lice in humans.
According to the company, the active substance of BRAVECTO, fluralaner, a new ectoparasiticide belonging to the isoxazoline group, is systemically active against fleas and ticks.
Such dog's owners were advised for spraying of ectoparasiticide in premises of dogs especially in cracks and crevices yielded favourable response.
The company added that the active substance of BRAVECTO, fluralaner, a new ectoparasiticide belonging to the isoxazoline group, is systemically active against fleas and ticks.
Among the different types of animal pharmaceutical products, the ectoparasiticides generated largest revenue in the global animal pharmaceuticals market in 2015.