Anthelcide® EQ (oxibendazole) – Equine Wormer Paste
by Zoetis (formerly Pfizer)
Anthelcide® EQ Paste is indicated for removal and control of large strongyles, small strongyles, large roundworms, pinworms, including various larval stages and threadworms.
1 syringe – Net Weight: 0.85 oz (24 g)
Syringe measures approximately 4" and the syringe tip is approximately 1½"
Oxibendazole – 22.7%
Consult your veterinarian for assistance in the diagnosis, treatment, and control of parasitism.
Dosage and Administration:
The dosage of oxibendazole is 10 mg/kg (2.2 lb.) of body weight (15 mg/kg for strongyloides). Each mark on the syringe delivers Anthelcide® EQ to treat 100 lbs. (67 lb for strongyloides).
Anthelcide® EQ is compatible with carbon disulfide, which can be used concurrently for bot control (Gasterophilus spp.) when administered by a veterinarian. Routing carbon disulfide cautions must be observed.
Use of Syringe:
Determine the weight of the horse and dial the correct setting on the plunger, having the side of the wheel nearest the barrel on the desired mark. Remove the cap from the syringe. Insert the tip of the syringe into the side of the animal’s mouth between the incisor and molar teeth and press the plunger down as far as it will go, depositing the past on the back of the tongue.
Store at controlled room temperature 15 – 30 degrees C (59 – 86 degrees F).
Expiration date printed on box and syringe label.
Dosage (10 mg/kg):
Horse Weight 100 lb. – Syringe Mark – 100
Horse Weight 200 lb. – Syringe Mark – 200
Horse Weight 400 lb. – Syringe Mark – 400
Horse Weight 600 lb. – Syringe Mark – 600
Horse Weight 800 lb. – Syringe Mark – 800
Horse Weight 1,000 lb. – Syringe Mark – 1000
Horse Weight 1,200 lb. – Syringe Mark – 1200
Dosage (15 mg/kg):
Horse Weight 200 lb. – Syringe Mark – 300
Horse Weight 400 lb. – Syringe Mark – 600
Horse Weight 600 lb. – Syringe Mark – 900
Horse Weight 800 lb. – Syringe Mark – 1200
Not for use in horses intended for food.
This item is not available in Canada.