Equest is a moxidectin based wormer, capable of treating multiple-species infestations, including roundworms, bots and encysted small redworm in horses and ponies.
This product should be used in summer and winter alongside Equest Pramox for year-round parasite control.
One 14.8g syringe contains sufficient gel to treat one 700kg horse. If your horse weighs more than this, a second syringe will be required.
NEW Packaging - Now treats up to 700kg and is suitable for pregnant/lactating mares.
For more information on when to worm your horse, please read our "Which Wormer" article, written by our in-house SQP.
Equest is a moxidectin based wormer for the treatment and control of of adult and larval stages of important internal parasites including encysted and developing larval stages of small redworms, large redworms and bots in horses and ponies with a single dose. When administered at the recommended dosage level of 400mcg moxidectin per kg of bodyweight, Equest provides effective control of moxidectin sensitive strains of the following parasites: Large strongyles, small strongyles, encysted small strongyles, ascarids and bots.
Equest has a persistent effect in preventing infection by small strongyles for 2 weeks after dosing and suppresses the presence of small strongyle eggs in the dung for 90 days. Equest should be used in summer and winter, alonside Equest Pramox in spring and autumn for all round internal parasite control in all types of horses and ponies, including pregnant and lactating mares, over the age of four months old.
Suitable for mares at any stage of pregnancy or lactation
May cause adverse reactions in cats and dogs. Moxidectin is extremely toxic to fish and aquatic organisms. Not to be used to treat foals under 4 months of age.
Suitable for Donkeys
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Instructions for use
One 14.8g syringe contains sufficient gel to treat one 700kg horse. If your horse weighs more than this, a second syringe will be required. It is vital to accurately dose your horse, so use of a weigh tape is recommended. Once you have determined the weight of your horse, set the syringe to the correct graduation (each graduation treats 25kg) and administer to the back of the horse's mouth. The recommended dosing interval for Equest and Equest Pramox is 13 weeks.
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Unsure about worming?
If you have any questions about worming your horse please do not hesitate to contact Hannah, our SQP, on 01995 671787 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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If your horse has had an adverse reaction to this, or any other wormer, please fill in the VMD Adverse Event Form
For the latest, up to date information about Equest, please see the NOAH Compendium
Ascarids (P.equorum), Hairworms (Trichostrongylus), Large Redworm (Large Strongyles), Pinworm (Oxyuris), Small Redworm (Adult Stage), Small Redworm (Encysted Stage), Stomach Bots, Stomach worms (H.muscae), Threadworm
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