Safe-Guard Equi-Bits [ Fenbendazole Alfalfa Pellets ]is an alfalfa-based deworming pellet feed that deworms in a single step. Top dress pellets to the daily ration at the rate of 1 pound for each 1,000 pounds body weight 5 mg/kg fenbendazole. One pouch is a single dose for a 1,250-lb. horse, and only one dose is needed to control large strongyles, small strongyles, pinworms, and ascarids. No prior withdrawal of feed or water is necessary. Safe for use in all horses, including foals and pregnant mares.Add this item to your cart:
For the control of large strongyles Strongylus edentatus, S. equinus, S. vulgaris, Triodontophorus spp., small strongyles Cyathostomum spp., Cylicocyclus spp., Cylicostephanus spp., pinworms Oxyuris equi, and ascarids Parascaris equorum.
ACTIVE DRUG INGREDIENTS:
Fenbendazole 5.0 grams per kilogram 2.27 grams per pound
Wheat Middlings, Dehydrated Alfalfa Meal, Calcium Carbonate, Corn Distillers Dried Grains with Solubles, Mineral Oil, Cane Molasses, Preserved with Propionic Acid, Apple Flavoring.
Crude protein Not less than 12.5% Crude fat Not less than 2.0% Crude fiber Not more than 13.0% Calcium Not less than 6.0% Calcium Not more than 7.2% Phosphorus Not less than 0.2% Copper Not less than 0.1 ppm Selenium Not less than 0.01 ppm Zinc Not less than 1.0 ppm Vitamin A Not added
The recommended dose is 5 mg fenbendazole per kg body weight 2.27 mg fenbendazole per pound in a ONE 1 DAY treatment. For ascarids the recommended dose is 10 mg fenbendazole per kg body weight 4.54 mg fenbendazole per pound in a ONE 1 DAY treatment. All horses must be eating normally to ensure that each animal consumes an adequate amount of the medicated feed. Safe-Guard® Equi-Bits® Top Dress Pellets must be spread uniformly on top of the daily ration.
EXAMPLES OF FEEDING RATES 5 mg fenbendazole per kg body weight 2.27 mg per pound - For a ONE 1 DAY treatment, add Safe-Guard® Equi-Bits® Top Dress Pellets to the daily ration at the rate of 1.0 pound for each 1,000 pounds body weight. A 1.25-lb container will treat 1250 lb body weight. 10 mg fenbendazole per kg body weight 4.54 mg per pound - For a ONE 1 DAY treatment, add Safe-Guard® Equi-Bits® Top Dress Pellets to the daily ration at the rate of 1.0 pound for each 500 pounds body weight. A 1.25-lb container will treat 625 lb body weight. Feed for ONE 1 DAY as above. No prior withdrawal of feed or water is necessary. Regular deworming at intervals of 6 to 8 weeks may be required due to the possibility of reinfection.
There are no known contraindications for the use of Safe-Guard® Equi-Bits® Top Dress Pellets in horses. Side effects associated with Safe-Guard® fenbendazole 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. Safe-Guard® fenbendazole 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 reproduction were detected.
WARNING DO NOT USE IN HORSES INTENDED FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION. KEEP THIS AND ALL MEDICATION OUT OF THE REACH OF CHILDREN. NOT FOR USE IN HUMANS. CONSULT YOUR VETERINARIAN FOR ASSISTANCE IN THE DIAGNOSIS, TREATMENT AND CONTROL OF PARASITISM. Store at or below 25°C 77°F