Parasiticide-Oral (Fenbendazole) 10%
Indications: PANACUR (fenbendazole) Paste 10% is indicated for the control of large strongyles (Strongylus edentatus, S. equinus, S. vulgaris), encysted early third stage (hypobiotic), late third stage and fourth stage cyathostome larvae, small strongyles, pinworms (Oxyuris equi), ascarids (Parascaris equorum), and arteritis caused by 4th stage larvae of Strongylus vulgaris in horses.
PANACUR® (fenbendazole) Paste 10% is approved for use concomitantly with an approved form of trichlorfon.
Trichlorfon is approved for the treatment of stomach bots (Gasterophilus spp.) in horses.
Refer to the manufacturer's label for directions for use and cautions and trichlorfon.
Active Ingredient(s): Each gram of PANACUR (fenbendazole) Paste 10% contains 100 mg of fenbendazole and is flavored with artificial apple-cinnamon liquid.
Pharmacology: PANACUR (fenbendazole) Paste 10% contains the active anthelmintic, fenbendazole.
Dosage and Administration: PANACUR (fenbendazole) Paste 10% is administered orally at a rate of 2.3 mg/lb (5 mg/kg) for the control of large strongylus, small strongyles, and pinworms.
One syringe will deworm a 1,100 lb horse
For foals and weanlings (less than 18 months of age) where ascarids are a common problem, the recommended dose is 4.6 mg/lb (10 mg/kg); one syringe will deworm a 550 lb horse.
For control of encysted early third stage (hypobiotic), late third stage and fourth stage cyathostome larvae, and fourth stage larvae of Strongylus vulgaris, the recommended dose is 4.6 mg/lb (10 mg/kg) daily for 5 consecutive days;
administer one syringe for each 550 lbs of body weight per day.
Directions for Use:
1. Determine the weight of the horse.
2. Remove syringe tip.
3. Turn the dial ring until the edge of the ring nearest the tip lines up with zero.
4. Depress plunger to advance paste to tip.
5. Now set the dial ring at the graduation nearest the weight of the horse (do not underdose).
6. Horse's mouth should be free of food.
7. Insert nozzle of syringe through the interdental space and deposit the paste on the back of the tongue by depressing the plunger.
Internal Parasites: Regular deworming at intervals of six to eight weeks may be required due to the possibility of reinfection.