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Table 5 Kennel 3: 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) 108.7 0 0 0 142.7 0 0 0 142.1 0 0 0
Range (epg) 2-674 0 0 0 20-682 0 0 0 28-242 0 0 0
% reduction - 100 100 100 - 100 100 100 - 100 100 100
T2 (GM epg) 123.4 0 0 0 156.2 0 0 0 121.7 5.4 4.1 0
Range (epg) 2-428 0 0 0 2-624 0 0 0 2-530 0-30 0-10 0
% reduction - 100 100 100 - 100 100 100 - 95.6 96.6 100
T3 (GM epg) 99.7 0 0 0 163.7 6.1 0 0 132.0 6.5 5.6 0
Range (epg) 42-282 0 0 0 18-954 2-24 0 0 2-629 0-56 0-30 0
% reduction - 100 100 100 - 96.3 100 100 - 95.1 95.7 100
  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).