UK mainland sales only
EQVALAN Oral Paste for Horses each syringe doses up to 600kg
(Ivermectin 1.87% w/w) For the treatment of Horse & donkeys
The product is indicated for the treatment of parasitic infestations in horses and donkeys due to:
Strongylus vulgaris (adults and arterial larval stages)
S. edentatus (adults & tissue larval stages)
S. equinus (adults)
Triodontophorus spp. (adults)
Craterostomum acuticaudatum (adults)
Adult and immature (fourth stage larvae) small strongyles or cyathostomes, including benzimidazole-resistant strains:
Lungworms (adult and immatures)
Pinworms (adult and immatures)
Ascarids (adults and third & fourth stage larvae)
Large-mouth stomach worms (adults)
Neck threadworms (microfilariae)
Intestinal threadworms (adults)
Oral and gastric stages of Gastrophilus spp.
The product has been formulated specifically for use in horses and donkeys only. Dogs and cats may be adversely affected by the concentration of ivermectin in this product if they are allowed to ingest spilled paste or have access to used syringes
Use during pregnancy, lactation or lay
Horses and donkeys of all ages, including pregnant mares and breeding stallions, have been treated with no adverse effect.
Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
The product has been used in conjunction with other equine health care products and no interactions have been identified.
Amounts to be administered and administration route
Administer orally to both horses and donkeys at the recommended dose level of 0.2 mg ivermectin per kilogram of bodyweight. Each syringe delivers 120 mg ivermectin, sufficient to treat 600 kg of bodyweight.
To ensure administration of a correct dose, body weight should be determined as accurately as possible; accuracy of the dosing device should be checked.