Effects of azadirachtin on Ctenocephalides felis in the dog and the cat.

@article{Guerrini1998EffectsOA,
  title={Effects of azadirachtin on Ctenocephalides felis in the dog and the cat.},
  author={V H Guerrini and C M Kriticos},
  journal={Veterinary parasitology},
  year={1998},
  volume={74 2-4},
  pages={289-97}
}
Azadirachtin-containing neem seed extract is a powerful insect growth regulator, a feeding deterrent and repellent with low toxicity. Unfortunately, azadirachtin degrades rapidly in light, excessive heat or alkalinity. Evaluations of azadirachtin on ectoparasites on animals have been scarce. The purpose of this work was to describe the effects of normal and potentiated azadirachtin on Ctenocephalides felis in the dog or cat. Groups of kennelled greyhounds and domestic cats infested with C… CONTINUE READING