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Table 3 Kennel 1: Geometric mean (GM), range and percentage reduction of faecal egg counts (epg) of nematode parasites in the 3 treatment groups

From: Helminth control in kennels: is the combination of milbemycin oxime and praziquantel a right choice?

Treatment Hookworms Toxocara canis Trichuris vulpis
Group
  Day 0 Day 7 Day 14 Day 21 Day 0 Day 7 Day 14 Day 21 Day 0 Day 7 Day 14 Day 21
T1 (GM epg) 86.2 0 0 0 223.4 0 0 0 132.1 0 0 0
Range (epg) 2-190 0 0 0 28-1564 0 0 0 24-1010 0 0 0
% reduction - 100 100 100 - 100 100 100 - 100 100 100
T2 (GM epg) 76.3 0 0 0 245.8 0 0 0 129.5 2.4 0 0
Range (epg) 2-180 0 0 0 8-2126 0 0 0 24-722 0-8 0 0
% reduction - 100 100 100 - 100 100 100 - 98.1 100 100
T3 (GM epg) 82.5 0 0 0 254.2 8.2 0 0 163.3 4.3 0 0
Range (epg) 8-136 0 0 0 62-892 0-28 0 0 2-892 0-28 0 0
% reduction - 100 100 100 - 96.7 100 100 - 97.3 100 100
  1. T1 = Group treated with Milbemax® (Novartis Animal Health, Inc.); T2 = Group treated with Drontal Plus Flavour® (Bayer); T3 = Group treated with Nemex® POP (Zoetis).