Efficacy of topically applied invermectin against sarcoptic mange (Sarcoptes scabiei var.bovis) of cattle

@article{Soll2004EfficacyOT,
  title={Efficacy of topically applied invermectin against sarcoptic mange (Sarcoptes scabiei var.bovis) of cattle},
  author={Mark D. Soll and J Dassonville and C. Jeffrey Smith},
  journal={Parasitology Research},
  year={2004},
  volume={78},
  pages={120-122}
}
A total of 12 adult cattle with sarcoptic mange were included in a study to confirm the efficacy of ivermectin applied topically at 500 μg/kg againstSarcoptes scabiei var.bovis. Animals were allocated by restrictive randomization according to mite counts to serve as untreated controls or were treated with a topical formulation of ivermectin applied along the backline on healthy skin. Mites were counted in epidermal scrapings made prior to treatment and at 7, 14, 21, 28, 42, and 56 days… 
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DOSE TITRATION, EFFICACY AND SAFETY OF âDROP ONâ IVERMECTIN FORTHE MANAGEMENT OF KNEMIDOCOPTES SPP INFESTATION INBUDGERIGARS.

Topical “drop on” ivermectin liquid (Avimec) showed rapid and effective treatment of Knemidocoptes infection and demonstrated a high therapeutic index of greater than 10X of standard dose.

The effects of udder dermatitis due to sarcoptic mange on milk yield in dairy cows.

Results of the present study suggested that udder dermatitis in relation to scabies could be identified in cows in all stages of the lactating period, especially the prevalence was higher in later lactation period.

Ivermectin: pharmacology and application in dermatology

Ivermectin is a synthetic derivative of the antiparasitic class of compounds known as avermectins that is of great interest in the treatment of patients with different forms of scabies, head lice, demodecidosis, cutaneous larva migrans, cutaneously larva currens, myiasis, and filariasis.

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