Persistent activity of doramectin and ivermectin in the prevention of cutaneous myiasis in cattle experimentally infested with Cochliomyia hominivorax.

@article{Anziani2000PersistentAO,
  title={Persistent activity of doramectin and ivermectin in the prevention of cutaneous myiasis in cattle experimentally infested with Cochliomyia hominivorax.},
  author={O. S. Anziani and S G Flores and H Moltedo and C L Derozier and Alberto Alejandro Guglielmone and Gerald Zimmermann and O Wanker},
  journal={Veterinary parasitology},
  year={2000},
  volume={87 2-3},
  pages={243-7}
}
A study was conducted to evaluate the activity of a single administration of doramectin or ivermectin against severe, induced infestations of Cochliomyia hominivorax. Twenty-four Holstein bull calves were allocated to four groups of six animals each and treated either with saline, doramectin 1%, or either one of two formulations of ivermectin 1% at a dose rate of 200 microg/kg. On Day 12 after treatment, each calf was anesthetized and two wounds were created on the left side of the shoulder and… CONTINUE READING