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Background: Treatment is the principle way to control and eliminate piroplasmosis. The search for new chemotherapy against Babesia and Theileria has become increasingly urgent due to parasite resistance to current drugs. Ivermectin (IVM) was the world's first endectocide, capable of killing a wide...

Author(s)
Batiha, G. E. S.; Beshbishy, A. M.; Tayebwa, D. S.; Adeyemi, O. S.; Yokoyama, N.; Igarashi, I.
Publisher
BioMed Central Ltd, London, UK
Citation
Tropical Medicine and Health, 2019, 47, 42, pp (11 July 2019)
Abstract

The aim of this work was to study the epidemiology and the harmful effect of gastrointestinal nematodes (GINs) on beef cattle in the piedmont forest and grassland region of northwestern Argentina, between March 2015 and March 2016. Sixty weaned female calves were divided into three groups: STG -...

Author(s)
Suarez, V. H.; Martínez, G. M.; Micheloud, J. F.; Viñabal, A. E.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Tropical Animal Health and Production, 2018, 50, 4, pp 801-806
Abstract

An appropriate parasite-control program in the cow herd can protect against economic losses by preventing substantial production losses. The objective of the study was to compare the effect of two anthelmintic agents, pour-on and extended-release injectable parasiticides, on parasite load, body...

Author(s)
Johnson, J.; Kasimanickam, V.; Kasimanickam, R.
Publisher
The Society for Theriogenology, Montgomery, USA
Citation
Clinical Theriogenology, 2017, 9, 3, pp 422
Abstract

Human onchocerciasis (river blindness), caused by the filarial nematode Onchocerca volvulus, has been successfully controlled by a single drug, ivermectin, for over 25 years. Ivermectin prevents the disease symptoms of severe itching and visual impairment by killing the microfilarial stage, but...

Author(s)
Bah, G. S.; Tanya, V. N.; Makepeace, B. L.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2015, 212, 1/2, pp 25-34
Abstract

The persistent activity of ivermectin long-acting injection (IVM LAI; IVOMEC® GOLD, Merial; 3.15% ivermectin w/v) against nematode infections of cattle was evaluated under natural challenge conditions. Seventy nematode-free Brown Swiss calves were blocked by pre-treatment bodyweight and allocated...

Author(s)
Rehbein, S.; Knaus, M.; Visser, M.; Winter, R.; Yoon, S.; Anderson, A.; Cramer, L.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2015, 114, 1, pp 47-54
Abstract

Since its production in the 1980s, ivermectin (IVM) has been used indiscriminately and the selection pressure to which bovine gastrointestinal nematodes have been exposed has been intense, resulting in considerable economic losses due to parasitic resistance. One possibility for the control of...

Author(s)
Heckler, R. P.; Almeida, G. D.; Santos, L. B.; Borges, D. G. L.; Neves, J. P. L.; Onizuka, M. K. V.; Borges, F. A.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2014, 205, 3/4, pp 638-645
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The aim of this work was to evaluate the anthelmintic efficacy of Labiomec® (Ivermectina 1%) in gastrointestinal nematodes of bovine herds of Camagüey province, Cuba. Twenty herds of state property were selected during the period November 2009-September 2011; 20 groups with 10 animals per herds...

Author(s)
Guerra Llorens, Y.; Mencho Ponce, J. D.; Mencho Suárez, J. C.; Miranda Carrazana, B. de; Galbán Méndez, D.
Publisher
Centro Nacional de Sanidad Agropecuaria, La Habana, Cuba
Citation
Revista de Salud Animal, 2014, 36, 1, pp 58-61
AbstractFull Text

This study was aimed to investigate the anthelmintic potency of two traditional herbal products, 'Kalajira' (Nigella sativa) and 'Gatran' (Caesalpinia crista) against the synthetic anthelmintics, ivermectin and oxfendazole in a privately owned peri-urban dairy unit. The comparative biological...

Author(s)
Debbarma, P.; Rao, M. L. V.; Kabita Roy; Shukla, P. C.
Publisher
College of Veterinary Sciences, Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar, India
Citation
Haryana Veterinarian, 2014, 53, 2, pp 158-159
Abstract

Resistance to anthelmintic drugs, particularly to the widely used benzimidazoles (BZs) and macrocyclic lactones (MLs) is an increasing problem in cattle industries worldwide. Reliable methods for the assessment of anthelmintic efficacy in the field are required in order to react before resistance...

Author(s)
Demeler, J.; Kleinschmidt, N.; Küttler, U.; Koopmann, R.; Samson-Himmelstjerna, G. von
Publisher
Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK
Citation
Parasitology International, 2012, 61, 4, pp 614-618
Abstract

Faecal egg count reduction test was used to evaluate the efficacy of levamisole and ivermectin in the control of bovine parasitic gastroenteritis in a part of Nigeria not previously surveyed. Ninety (90) randomly selected N'dama cattle from two herds in Nsukka, Enugu State of Nigeria, were studied. ...

Author(s)
Idika, I. K.; Okonkwo, E. A.; Onah, D. N.; Ezeh, I. O.; Iheagwam, C. N.; Nwosu, C. O.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2012, 111, 4, pp 1683-1687

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