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Dermatobia hominis is an ectoparasite that infests various species of mammals, including cattle, impairing the quality of cowhides and leather. After observing natural infestation with D. hominis larvae in cattle on two farms in the state of São Paulo, Brazil, we evaluated the efficacy of two...

Author(s)
Neves, J. H. das; Carvalho, N.; Amarante, A. F. T.
Publisher
Elsevier B. V., Amsterdam, Netherlands
Citation
Veterinary Parasitology, 2015, 212, 3/4, pp 483-486
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 efficacy of ivermectin long-acting injection (IVM LAI, IVOMEC® GOLD, Merial; 3.15% ivermectin w/v) formulation was evaluated in cattle with induced Sarcoptes scabiei var. bovis or Psoroptes ovis infestations. A total of 64 cattle were included in this series of four studies, with 16 animals per ...

Author(s)
Hamel, D.; Joachim, A.; Löwenstein, M.; Pfister, K.; Silaghi, C.; Visser, M.; Winter, R.; Yoon, S.; Cramer, L.; Rehbein, S.
Publisher
Springer Berlin, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2015, 114, 2, pp 535-542
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
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
Abstract

This study investigated the comparative efficacy of ivermectin and cypermethrin pour-on, for the treatment of Hyalomma anatolicum (a.) anatolicum infestations in bovines. For examining acaricidal efficacy, 480 ticks were exposed in vitro to graded doses of both the acaricides and in vivo efficacy...

Author(s)
Sajid, M. S.; Zafar Iqbal; Khan, M. N.; Ghulam Muhammad
Publisher
Springer-Verlag GmbH, Heidelberg, Germany
Citation
Parasitology Research, 2009, 105, 4, pp 1133-1138

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