Controlling Parasites in Your Horse

What is Ivermectin?

What is Ivermectin?

Ivermectin as an over-the-counter (OTC) chemical dewormer indicated for controlling parasites in horses. Left untreated, parasites cause inflammation, ulcers and damage your horse’s intestinal lining. Also, certain types of parasites are thought to contribute to colic, anemia, and nutritional deficiencies.

FDA requests label changes to horse dewormers to combat resistance

FDA requests label changes to horse dewormers to combat resistance

The FDA has requested that drug companies add information about antiparasitic resistance to both over-the-counter (OTC) and prescription dewormers (e.g., ivermectin).

What is the difference between Strategic, Evidenced-Based and Selective Deworming?

What is the difference between Strategic, Evidenced-Based and Selective Deworming?

  All three terms refer to the same method for controlling your horse’s internal parasites.  Whether you call it Strategic, Evidenced-Based or Sel...