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Table 2 Arithmetic and geometric mean ticka counts and efficacy of the IVPb

From: Immediate and persistent efficacy of sarolaner (Simparica™) against Haemaphysalis elliptica on dogs

Day Placeboc Sarolaner % efficacy
Meand Range Mean Range
2 26.8 (27.9) 18–49 0 0–0 100
7 31.9 (32.5) 22–40 0 0–0 100
14 36.8 (37.4) 30–48 0 0–0 100
21 26.2 (27.3) 14–35 0 0–0 100
28 30.6 (31.4) 19–41 0 0–0 100
35 39.2 (39.9) 26–49 0 0–0 100
  1. aLaboratory tick strain used was obtained from Clinvet, Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa
  2. bCommercial chewable tablet formulation (Simparica™) containing sarolaner as active ingredient
  3. cChewable tablet with vehicle compounds only
  4. dMean values indicated as: geometric (arithmetic)
  5. Note: Difference in mean tick count was significant (ANOVA, F(1, 15) = 69.41, P < 0.0001) in all instances) for all assessment days