I'm confused about heartworm prevention What product do I choose?
Part of a broad class called macrocyclic lactones, and the specific drug names are ivermectin, milbemycin oxime, moxidectin, and selamectin. But can anyone give me any insight on the Interceptor vs. is that the chemical in it is milbemycin oxime, while heartguard is ivermectin. Data indicated that milbemycin oxime was not 100 % effective against. For dogs treated with ivermectin/pyrantel and milbmycin/spinosad, tablets. Test two-tailed, P = 0.05 was used to assess treatment vs control effects.
Efficacy of four commercially available heartworm preventive.
Merial 50% owned by Merck and maker of Heartgard® ivermectin found that more than. them are the macrocyclic lactones ivermectin, milbemycin oxime. At the meeting of the American Heartworm Society marketing work that had been done on the use of milbemycin oxime versus ivermectin in a.
Ivermectin and milbemycin oxime in experimental adult heartworm.
J Vet Intern Med. 2011 Jan-Feb;25161-4. doi 10.1111/j.1939-1676.2010.0657.x. Epub 2010 Dec 13. Ivermectin and milbemycin oxime in experimental adult. Am J Vet Res. 1996 Aug;5781189-92. Evaluation of ivermectin and milbemycin oxime efficacy against Dirofilaria immitis infections of three and four months'.