Equimax - Paste - Horse Wormer
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The original combination wormer that you can trust for the treatment and control of adult and immature gastro-intestinal roundworms, lungworms, bots and tapeworms of horses.
A white homogenous, apple flavoured paste containing 1.87% w/w ivermectin Ph.Eur. 14.03% w/w praziquantel Ph.Eur. Legal Category: POM-VPS.
For the treatment of mixed cestode and nematode or arthropod infestations, due to adult and immature roundworms, lungworms, bots and tapeworms in horses:
Strongylus vulgaris (adult and arterial larvae)
Strongylus edentatus (adult and L4 tissue larval stages)
Strongylus equinus (adult)
Triodontophorus spp. (adult)
Cyathostomum: Cylicocyclus spp., Cylicostephanus spp., Cylicodontophorus spp., Gyalocephalus spp. (adult and non-inhibited mucosal larvae).
Parascaris: Parascaris equorum (adult and larvae).
Oxyuris: Oxyuris equi (larvae).
Trichostrongylus:Trichostrongylus axei (adult).
Strongyloides: Strongyloides westeri (adult).
Habronema: Habronema spp. (adult),
Onchocerca: Onchocerca spp. microfilariae i.e. cutaneous onchocerciasis
Lungworm: Dictyocaulus arnfieldi (adult and larvae).
Cestodes (Tapeworm): Anoplocephala perfoliata, Anoplocephala magna, Paranoplocephala mamillana.
Dipteran insects: Gasterophilus spp. (larvae)
Too frequent and repeated use of anthelmintics from the same class, over an extended period of time.
Underdosing, which may be due to underestimation of body weight, misadministration of the product, or lack of calibration of the dosing device (if any).
As tapeworm infestation is unlikely to occur in horses before two months of age, treatment of foals below this age is not considered necessary.
Do not use in foals under 2 weeks of age.
Do not use in mares from which milk is taken for human consumption.
Do not use in horses known to be hypersensitive to active ingredients or to any other ingredients
Special warnings for each target species
The product can be used safely in stallions.
Care should be taken to avoid the following practices because they increase the risk of the development of resistance and could ultimately result in ineffective therapy: