Powermectin Oral Paste for horses contains ivermectin, a unique broad-spectrum antiparasitic. Its convenience, broad-spectrum efficacy and wide safety margin make it an excellent antiparasitic product for horses. Powermectin Oral Paste is a clean, white, homogeneous, ready-to-use paste contained in a disposable plastic syringe. Powermectin Oral Paste kills most important internal parasites, including bots and the arterial stages of S. vulgaris, with a single dose. Powermectin Oral Paste contains a potent antiparasitic agent that is neither a benzimidazole nor an organophosphate. Powermectin Oral Paste is indicated for the treatment of the following parasitic infections in horses: Large strongyles: adult and arterial stages of Strongylus vulgaris, and adult stage of S. edentatus, S. equinus and Triodontophorus spp. Small strongyles (including those resistant to certain benzimidazole class compounds): adult and luminal larval (L4) stages of Cyathostomum spp., Cylicocyclus spp., Cylicostephanus spp.,Cylicodontophorus spp. Intestinal threadworms: adult stage of Strongyloides westeri. Pinworms: adults and luminal larval (L4) stages of Oxyuris equi. Ascarids: adults and developing larval (L3, L4) stages of Parascaris equorum. Hairworms: adult stage of Trichostrongylus axei. Large-mouth stomach worms: adult stage of Habronema muscae. Neck threadworms: microfilariae of Onchocerca cervicalis. Bots: oral and gastric stages of Gasterophilus intestinalis and G. nasalis. Powermectin Oral Paste is also indicated as an aid in the clinical improvement of dermatoses caused by cutaneous larvae of Habronema spp., Draschia megastoma, and microfilariae of Onchocerca cervicalis. Note to user – Healing of “summer sores” caused by Habronema spp. and Draschia megastoma and involving extensive tissue changes may require other appropriate therapy in conjunction with treatment with Powermectin Oral Paste. Reinfection, and measures for its prevention, should also be considered. Consult your veterinarian if the condition does not improve. 6.42gm syringe. Store below 30°C. Active ingredient - ivermectin 1.87% w/w. For oral use only. Not available in the USA or some provinces.
- Ivermectin broad-spectrum antiparasitic
- Ready-to-use paste in disposable plastic syringe
- Indicated for treatment of large strongyles, small strongyles, intestinal threadworms, pinworms, ascarids, hairworms, large-mouth stomach worms, neck threadworms & bots
- Indicated as an aid in the clinical improvement of "summer sores"
- Active Ingredient - Ivermectin 1.87% w/w
- For oral use only
- Paste formulation
- Store below 30°C
- Not available in the USA or some provinces
Dosage - This syringe contains sufficient paste to treat one 600 kg horse at the recommended dose rate of 200 μg ivermectin/kg body weight. Each weight marking on the syringe plunger delivers enough paste to treat 100 kg body weight. Powermectin Oral Paste is administered orally. (1) While holding plunger, turn the knurled ring on the plunger 1/4 turn to the left and slide it so the side nearest the barrel is at the prescribed weight marking. (2) Lock the ring in place by making a 1/4 turn to the right. (3) Make sure that the horse’s mouth contains no feed. (4) Remove the cover from the tip of the syringe. (5) Insert the syringe tip into the horse’s mouth at the space between the teeth. (6) Depress the plunger as far as it will go, depositing paste on the back of the tongue. (7) Immediately raise the horse’s head for a few seconds after dosing.
This product is for equine use. This product is NOT designed for, approved for, or recommended in any way for human consumption. In light of recent media exposure relating to this product and COVID-19, and for further information, please review this Safety Alert posted by Health Canada about the dangers related to the use of veterinary Ivermectin in humans.