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Table 2 Percent reduction in mean flea counts in lotilaner-treated dogs, with moribund fleas counted as dead or included in live flea counts (moribund fleas counted as alive)

From: Assessment of the onset of lotilaner (Credelio™) speed of kill of fleas on dogs

  Time post-treatment
30 min 1 h 2 h 8 h
Moribund fleas counted as dead
Arithmetic mean 12.9 0 50.3 98.8
Geometric mean 15.7 0 64.0 99.6
Comparison of groups t (6) = 1.84, P = 0.1152 t (7) = -0.88, P = 0.4077 t (7) = 2.86, P = 0.0242 t (7) = 16.41, P < 0.0001
Moribund fleas counted as alive
Arithmetic mean 12.8 0 33.8 98.8
Geometric mean 15.4 0 36.3 99.6
Comparison of groups t (6) = 1.86, P = 0.1123 t (7) = -1.19, P = 0.2717 t (7) = 2.26, P = 0.0583 t (7) = 16.37, P < 0.0001