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Table 4 Kennel 2: 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) 65.5 0 0 0 88.7 0 0 0 146.3 0 0 0
Range (epg) 2-534 0 0 0 2-422 0 0 0 2-932 0 0 0
% reduction - 100 100 100 - 100 100 100 - 100 100 100
T2 (GM epg) 76.3 0 0 0 75.8 2.3 0 0 138.5 0 0 0
Range (epg) 36-588 0 0 0 2-922 0-4 0 0 48-672 0 0 0
% reduction - 100 100 100 - 97.1 100 100 - 100 100 100
T3 (GM epg) 80.6 0 0 0 92.9 4.0 0 0 112.9 4.0 5.2 0
Range (epg) 2-626 0 0 0 18-1080 0-18 0 0 4-526 0-8 0-10 0
% reduction - 100 100 100 - 95.7 100 100 - 96.4 95.4 100
  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).