Panacur Paste is a broad-spectrum anthelmintic fenbendazole 10% paste for use in horses, foals and ponies. Highly effective against the predominant internal parasites of horses: large strongyles, small strongyles, pinworms and ascarids. Safe for use in pregnant mares and very young foals. Do not use in horses intended for food.Add this item to your cart:
Consult your veterinarian for assistance in the diagnosis, treatment and control of parasitism.
Dosage and Administration:
Panacur® Paste 10% is administered orally at a rate of 2.3 mg/lb. 5 mg/kg for the control of large strongyles, small strongyles, and pinworms. Each mark on the plunger rod corresponds to a dose of 5 mg/kg 2.3 mg/lb. for 250 lbs. body weight. For foals and weanlings less than 18 months of age where ascarids are a common problem, the recommended dose is 4.6 mg/lb. 10 mg/kg or two marks will deworm a 250 lb. horse. For control of encysted early 3rd stage hypobiotic, late 3rd stage and 4th stage cyathostome larvae and 4th stage larvae of Strongylus vulgaris, the recommended dose is 4.6 mg/lb. 10 mg/kg daily for 5 consecutive days administer two marks for each 250 lbs. body weight per day.
Instructions for Administration:
- Determine the weight of the animal.
- Remove the syringe tip.
- Turn the dial ring until the edge of the ring nearest the tip lines up with zero.
- Syringe is ready for dosing.
- Each mark on the plunger rod corresponds to a dose of 5 mg/kg 2.3 mg/lb. for 250 lbs. body weight. Dial the ring edge nearest the tip back by one mark for each 250 lbs. body weight do not underdose.
- Animal's mouth should be free of food. Insert nozzle of syringe through the interdental space and deposit the paste on the back of the tongue by depressing the plunger.
- Repeat steps 1, 5 and 6 for each additional animal
Possible Side Effects:
There are no known contraindications for the use of Panacur® Paste 10% in horses or cattle.
Side effects associated with Panacur® Paste 10% could not be established in well-controlled safety studies in horses with single doses as high as 454 mg/lb. 1,000 mg/kg and 15 consecutive daily doses of 22.7 mg/lb. 50 mg/kg. At higher dose levels, the lethal action of fenbendazole may cause the release of antigens by the dying parasites. This phenomenon may result in either a local or systemic hypersensitive reaction varying in severity from itching or a rash to increased respiration and collapse. A veterinarian should be consulted if this type of reaction is suspected.
Panacur® Paste 10% has been evaluated for safety in pregnant mares during all stages of gestation with doses as high as 11.4 mg/lb. 25 mg/kg and in stallions with doses as high as 11.4 mg/lb 25 mg/kg. No adverse effects on reproductivity were detected. The recommended dose for control of 4th stage larvae of Strongylus vulagris, 4.6 mg/lb. 10 mg/kg daily for 5 consecutive days, has not been evaluated for safety in stallions or pregnant mares. Do not use in horses intended for human consumption.
Store at or below 25°C 77°F.