Iverpraz Worm Dose (Ivermectin & Praziquantel)
Iverpraz is an oral paste containing Ivermectin & Praziquantel
For the treatment of mixed cestode and nematode or arthropod infestations, due to adult and immature roundworms, lungworms, bots and tapeworms in horses
Ivermectin - This treats against large and small redworms, large roundworms and seatworms (pinworms), lungworm and bots, except tapeworms and encysted small redworms.
Praziquantel - Is a specific tapeworm treatment and is effective against all three species of tapeworms with a standard dose.
Dosage & Administration
Single administration 200 µg of Ivermectin and 1.5 mg of Praziquantel per kg of bodyweight corresponding to 1.07 g of paste per 100 kg bodyweight To ensure administration of a correct dose, bodyweight should be determined as accurately as possible; accuracy of the dosing device should be checked as underdosing might lead to an increased risk of development of resistance to anthelmintic drugs. The first division delivers enough paste to treat 50 kgs.
Each subsequent syringe division delivers enough paste to treat 50 kgs of bodyweight. The syringe should be adjusted to the calculated dosage by setting the ring on the appropriate place on the plunger. The syringe containing 7.49 g of paste delivers sufficient paste to treat 700 kg of bodyweight at the recommended dose rate.