Butler Schein Parid EQ Paste is an
Anthelmintic and Boticide that removes worms and bots with a single dose.
Contents will treat up to 1250 lb of body weight.
For Oral Use
In Horses Only
Consult your veterinarian for
assistance in the diagnosis, treatment and control of parasitism. Parid EQ
(ivermectin) Paste 1.87% provides effective control of the following
parasites in horses: Large Strongyles
(adults) - Strongylus vulgaris (also early
forms in blood vessels), S. edentatus (also tissue
stages), S. equinus, Triodontophorus spp;
Small Strongyles including
those resistant to some benzimidazole class compounds (adults and
fourth-stage larvae) - Cyathostomum spp,
Cylicostephanus spp; Cylicodontophorus spp;
Pinworms (adults and
fourth-stage larvae) - Oxyuris equi;
Ascarids (adults and third- and
fourth-stage larvae) - Parascaris equorum;
Hairworms (adults) -Trichostrongylus
axei; Large-mouth Stomach Worms (adults) -
Habronema muscae; Bots
(oral and gastric stages) - Gastrophilus spp;
Lungworms (adults and
fourth-stage larvae) - Dictyocaulus arnfieldi;
Intestinal Threadworms (adults)
- Strongyloides westeri; Summer
Sores caused by Habronema
and Draschia spp cutaneous third-stage larvae;
Dermatitis caused by neck
threadworm microfilariae, Onchocerca sp.
This syringe contains
sufficient paste to treat one 1250 lb horse at the recommended dose rate of
91 mcg ivermectin per lb (200 mcg/kg) body weight. Each weight marking on
the syringe plunger delivers enough paste to treat 250 lb body weight. (1)
While holding plunger, turn the knurled ring on the plunger to the right so
the side nearest the barrel is at the prescribed weight marking. (2) Make
sure that the horse's mouth contains no feed. (3) Remove the cover from the
tip of the syringe. (4) Insert the syringe tip into the horse's mouth at the
space between the teeth. (5) Depress the plunger as far as it will go,
depositing paste on the back of the tongue. (6) Immediately raise the
horse's head for a few seconds after dosing.
All horses should be included
in a regular parasite control program with particular attention being paid
to mares, foals and yearlings. Foals should be treated initially at 6 to 8
weeks of age, and routine treatment repeated as appropriate.
Consult your veterinarian for
a control program to meet your specific needs. Parid EQ (ivermectin) Paste
1.87% effectively controls gastrointestinal nematodes and bots of horses.
Regular treatment will reduce the chances of verminous arteritis caused by
-Spectrum Control-Parid EQ (ivermectin) Paste 1.87% kills important
internal parasites, including bots and the arterial stages of
Strongylus vulgaris, with a single dose. Parid EQ
(ivermectin) Paste 1.87% is a potent antiparasitic agent that is neither a
benzimidazole nor an organophosphate.
EQ (ivermectin) Paste 1.87% may be used in horses of all ages, including
mares at any stage of pregnancy. Stallions may be treated without adversely
affecting their fertility.
Do not use in horses intended
for food purposes.
Parid EQ (ivermectin) Paste
1.87% has been formulated specifically for use in horses
only. This product should not be used in other animal species as severe
adverse reactions, including fatalities in dogs, may result. Refrain from
smoking and eating when handling. Wash hands after use. Avoid contact with
Keep this and
all drugs out of the reach of children. Ivermectin and excreted
ivermectin residues may adversely affect aquatic organisms. Do not
contaminate ground or surface water. Dispose of the syringe in an approved
landfill or by incineration.
Note to User:
Swelling and itching reactions
after treatment with Parid EQ (ivermectin) Paste 1.87% have occurred in
horses carrying heavy infections of neck threadworm (Onchocerca
sp) microfilariae. These reactions were most likely the result of
microfilariae dying in large numbers. Symptomatic treatment may be
advisable. Consult your veterinarian should any such reactions occur.
Healing of summer sores involving extensive tissue changes may require other
appropriate therapy in conjunction with treatment with Parid EQ (ivermectin)
Paste 1.87%. Reinfection, and measures for its prevention, should also be
considered. Consult your veterinarian if the condition does not improve.