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Table 4 Number of days to a positive result (control dogs only; no positive results in treated dogs)

From: Two randomized, controlled studies to assess the efficacy and safety of lotilaner (Credelio™) in preventing Dermacentor reticulatus transmission of Babesia canis to dogs

  Test First infestation day Proportion positive Mean days post-challenge to positive test (SD)
Blood smear Study 1 2 8/8 8.0 (0.0)
  14 7/8 8.7 (1.0)
  28 0/8 None positive
Study 2 28 6/6 8.0 (0.0)
IFA Study 1 2 8/8 19.0 (0.0)
  14 7/8 16.0 (3.4)
  28 0/8 None positive
Study 2 28 6/6 26.8 (2.9)
PCR Study 1 2 8/8 8.0 (0.0)
  14 7/8 7.0 (0.0)
  28 0/8 None positive
Study 2 28 6/6 7.0 (0.0)
  1. Abbreviation: SD, standard deviation