Internal antiparasitic treatment for horses
Case with 1 syringe of 20 g of paste
Composition: each 100 g contains Fenbendazole 18.75 g, Trichlorfon 56.25 g, DL-methionine 1.8 g, Choline bitartrate 3 g.
Indications: treatment of the following endoparasites in adult horses, stallions, foals, breeding and pregnant mares, mules and donkeys: large strongyles (Strongylus vulgaris, Strongylus edentatus, Strongylus equinus, Triodontophorus), small strongyles (Cyathostomum), ascarids (Parascaris equorum), pinworms (Oxyuris equi) and horse bot flies (Gasterophilus nasalis, Gasterophilus intestinalis).
Administration and dosage: by oral route.
4 grams per 100 kg body weight (one 20 gram syringe per 500 kg body weight).
Calculate the weight of the animal and adjust the dose, according to the scale marked on the syringe. Remove the cap and insert the syringe into the oral cavity at the level of the interalveolar channel, orientating it towards the bottom of the tongue as far back as possible, and deliver the dose quickly onto the tongue Avoid doing so on the cheeks and teeth or under the tongue. Keep the head of the animal raised until the product has been swallowed and then give the animal water to drink.
In fields with heavy parasite burden, reinfestation is very likely, therefore it is convenient to repeat the treatment.
Administer according to professional criteria.
Recommendations: do not administer to convalescent horses recovering from infectious diseases, diarrhea, constipation or colics until the animal is recovered. Administer the dose 30 to 60 minutes after the animals have eaten. The oral cavity should be free of food before administering Cuatrifecta Pasta to prevent the animal from rejecting the medication. Do not administer to pregnant mares in the third trimester of pregnancy unless absolutely necessary and subject to professional criteria. Due to its content in trichlorfon, Cuatrifecta Pasta should be avoided before and after administration of organophosphorus compounds or similar cholinesterase inhibitor drugs. Handle this product carefully and do not eat, drink or smoke during dosing. Keep Cuatrifecta Pasta out of reach of children and pets and away from food and personal hygiene products. Once used, destroy the container.
Intoxication: in case of possible intoxication, call your doctor or seek medical help and show the container label. Symptoms are salivation, sweating, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, pupillary contraction, pulmonary edema, cyanosis and coma. The antidote is 0.1% atropine, injecting 3 ml with intervals of 1 to 2 hours until the symptoms disappear. Do not administer morphine.