What is compounding?
Drug compounding is often regarded as the process of combining or mixing drugs to create a medication tailored to the needs of an individual patient.
The generic form of Vetmedin is Pimobendan.
Vetmedin is in limited supply. Orders placed will be shipped as product continues to come off backorder.
Panacur Suspension works as a dewormer for the control of large strongyles, small strongyles, and pinworms. It is safe for foals and pregnant mares, older horses, thin and underweight horses or miniature horses. Panacur Suspension for Horses should be administered orally, and retreatment may be needed after 4 to 6 weeks if exposure to parasites continues.
This anti-parasitic works by eradicating infesting organisms from your animal’s intestinal regions. The parasites exit via excremental release.
Panacur Suspension 10% is for treatment and control of lungworms, stomach worms, intestinal worms and tapeworms in cattle and for the control of large and small strongyles and pinworms in horses.
Panacur Suspension is a registered trademark of Intervet Inc., d/b/a Merck Animal Health, a subsidiary of Merck & Co. Inc.
5 mg/kg (2.3 mg/lb) for the control of large strongyles (Strongylus edentatus, S. equinus, S. vulgaris, Triodontophorus spp.), small strongyles (Cyathostomum spp., Cylicocyclus spp., Cylicostephanus spp., Cylicodontophorus spp.), and pinworms (Oxyuris equi).
Example: 2.3 mL/100 lb; 23 mL/1000 lb
10 mg/kg (4.6 mg/lb) for the control of ascarids (Parascaris equorum).
Example: (10 mg/kg); 2.3 mL/50 lb; 23 mL/500 lb
5 mg/kg (2.3 mg/lb) for the removal and control of:
Lungworm: (Dictyocaulus viviparus).
Stomach worm (adults): Ostertagia ostertagi (brown stomach worms). Stomach worm (adults & 4th stage larvae): Haemonchus contortus/placei (barberpole worm), Trichostrongylus axei (small stomach worm).
Intestinal worm (adults & 4th stage larvae): Bunostomum phlebotomum (hookworm), Nematodirus helvetianus (thread-necked intestinal worm), Cooperia punctata and C. oncophora (small intestinal worm), Trichostrongylus colubriformis (bankrupt worm), Oesophagostomum radiatum (nodular worm).
10 mg/kg (4.6 mg/lb) for the removal and control of:
Stomach worm (4th stage inhibited larvae): Ostertagia ostertagi (Type II Ostertagiasis).
Tapeworm: Moniezia benedeni.
Do not use in dairy cattle at 10 mg/kg
In beef and dairy cattle, the recommended dose of 5 mg/kg is achieved when 2.3 mL of the drug are given for each 100 lb of body weight. In beef cattle only, the recommended dosage of 10 mg/kg for the treatment of Ostertagiasis Type II (inhibited 4th stage larvae) or tapeworm is achieved when 4.6 mL of the drug is given for each 100 lb of body weight.
Examples: (Horses and Cattle)
|Dose (5 mg/kg)||Dose (10 mg/kg)||Animal Weight|
|2.3 mL||4.6 mL||100 lb|
|4.6 mL||9.2 mL||200 lb|
|6.9 mL||13.8 mL||300 lb|
|9.2 mL||18.4 mL||400 lb|
|11.5 mL||23.0 mL||500 lb|
|23.0 mL||46.0 mL||1,000 lb|
|34.5 mL||69.0 mL||1,000 lb|
Determine the proper dose according to estimated body weight. Administer orally by suitable dosing syringe. Insert nozzle of syringe through the interdental space and deposit the drug on the back of the tongue by depressing the plunger. The drug may also be administered by stomach tube. There are no known contraindications to the use of the drug in cattle or horses. For dairy cattle, there is no milk withdrawal period at 5 mg/kg. Panacur (fenbendazole) Suspension 10% is approved for use concomitantly with an approved form of trichlorfon. Trichlorfon is approved for the treatment of stomach bots (Gasterophilus spp.) in horses. Refer to the manufacturer’s label for directions for use and cautions for trichlorfon.
Regular deworming at intervals of six to eight weeks may be required for horses.
Under conditions of continued exposure to parasites, retreatment may be needed after 4-6 weeks.
Federal law restricts this drug to use by or on the order of a licensed veterinarian.
Keep this and all medication out of the reach of children.
Do not use in horses intended for human consumption. Cattle must not be slaughtered for human consumption within 8 days following treatment. For dairy cattle, there is no milk withdrawal period at the 5 mg/kg dose. Do not use at 10 mg/kg in dairy cattle. Dose rate of 10 mg/kg is for beef cattle only. Dose rate of 10 mg/kg in dairy cattle could result in violative residues in milk. A withdrawal period has not been established for this product in pre-ruminating calves. Do not use in calves to be processed for veal.
Have your veterinarian explain the other treatment options that may be available to treat your pet's condition.
Some intestinal parasites, such as hookworms and roundworms can be spread to people. Talk to your veterinarian about other measures you can take to prevent your pet from being infected with intestinal worms, and protecting yourself.
Notify your veterinarian of any other medications or supplements your pet is receiving. Also tell your veterinarian if your pet has had any reactions to previous medications.
Rare. May see vomiting.
If your pet experiences an allergic reaction to the medication or has a reaction to the dying parasites, signs may include facial swelling, hives, scratching, sudden onset of diarrhea, vomiting, shock, seizures, pale gums, cold limbs, or coma. If you observe any of these signs, contact your veterinarian immediately.