Activity of praziquantel (0.5 mg kg-1) against Anoplocephala perfoliata (Cestoda) in equids.

@article{Lyons1995ActivityOP,
  title={Activity of praziquantel (0.5 mg kg-1) against Anoplocephala perfoliata (Cestoda) in equids.},
  author={Eugene T. Lyons and Sharon C. Tolliver and Shelby Stamper and J H Drudge and David E. Granstrom and Sandra S. Collins},
  journal={Veterinary parasitology},
  year={1995},
  volume={56 1-3},
  pages={
          255-7
        }
}
Praziquantel injectable formulation was administered at 0.5 mg k-1 per os to 24 equids naturally infected with 1-183 (average 40) Anoplocephala perfoliata. Drug activity was evaluated by a modified critical test method with necropsy 24 h after treatment. There was variable efficacy of 0-100% (aggregate average 85%); for 18 equids, 93-100%, for three equids… CONTINUE READING