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Equest Horse Wormer Gel

Item Number: EQUEST700

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For a complete list of products please go to our horse wormers department.

Equest horse wormer is suitable for foals over four months and pregnant mares
One tube of Equest will treat a horse up to 700kg
The dosing interval of Equest is the longest of any horse wormer at 13 weeks
Do not use Equest on donkeys
Equest is the only horse wormer with a 2 week persistant action
Equest treats all common horse worms , including Bots (Bot fly larvae) and developing and inhibited encysted small redworms at the standard dose.
Equest is licensed to control benzimidazole resistant strains of cyathostomins.
Containing the active ingredient Moxidectin Equest is the first new molecule for a horse wormer since the introduction of ivermectin.
Use Pramox in conjunction with Equest every quarter for a years complete worming programme. Thats just four single doses a year, one for each season!
 Equest has no confirmed resistance in horses in the UK or Ireland.
 EQUEST is kind to the environment. With lower toxicity to dung dwelling insects than ivermectin-based wormers, insects can carry on cleaning the pasture of dung.

Do not use Equest for sick or debilitated horses

For the most recent summary or characteristics for Equest horse wormer please follow link to the data sheet below.

Equest has the remarkably long duration of action worming horses for 13 weeks.

Use Equest Pramox wormer alternately with Equest every quarter for a years complete worming programme. Thats just four single doses a year, one for each season!

Over 90% of the small redworm in your horse can be encysted in its gut wall. Undetectable, horses can harbour tens of thousands of encysted small redworm with no visible illness (Love S et al, 1999). Killing these larvae before they emerge en masse and cause potentially fatal intestinal damage is an important part of any worm control programme.

EQUEST is the only wormer to carry on killing small redworm larvae ingested while your horse grazes for a further two weeks after treatment, cleaning the pasture of this parasite and reducing your horse’s exposure to re-infection.

Larvae ingested by your horse as it grazes invade and accumulate in the horse’s gut wall. With warmer and wetter winters the peak periods for larval infestation have expanded resulting in the potential for larvae to be picked up late in the year (Love S, 2003). This accumulation of larvae during the grazing season causes damage and inflammation to the horse’s gut wall resulting in weight loss, as well as having the potential to cause life-threatening illness (Love S et al, 1999).

EQUEST has no confirmed resistance in horses in the UK or Ireland.

EQUEST is kind to the environment. With lower toxicity to dung dwelling insects than ivermectin-based wormers, insects can carry on cleaning the pasture of dung.

Millions of doses of EQUEST have been safely given to horses of all kinds and research has shown it is safe to use in pregnant and lactating mares, stallions and foals over four months of age.

Advice on the use of this or alternative medicines must be sought from the medicine prescriber.

equest and equest pramox dosing programme

Together, EQUEST and EQUEST PRAMOX offer a simple, comprehensive and effective year-round worm control programme; protecting the health of your horse with a total of just 4 single doses a year.

Treatment for tapeworm is recommended every 6 months, in the spring and autumn, as such it is suggested that EQUEST PRAMOX is used during these seasons with EQUEST given in the summer and winter.

Alternatively, if you want to treat for tapeworm separately or if you are treating a pregnant or lactating mare, it is suggested you use the Equest and Equitape programme.

For the most recent summary or characteristics please follow link to the

Read more in the Zoetis Owners Leaflet


Data Sheets

EQUEST700: Data Sheet


Frequently Asked Questions

Does equest kill pinworms in horses

Yes, at a standard dose this does treat pinworm. Although pinworm infestation are very hard to eradicate. Wormers with a shorter dosing interval are recommended to help break the lifecycle of the worm. For more information please call us on 01833 641112

Horse had a worm count and it come back to with : 300 e.p.g. Strongyle eggs (Medium count redworm) Would this wormer help with this?

Yes we would recommend using this. If the horse has not been tested/treated for tapeworm in the past 6 months you may with to consider the Equest Pramox. 

How many kilos does one tube of Equest treat?

Each syringe of Equest will treat up to 700kg 

Does Equest contain Moxidectin?

Yes the active ingredient in Equest is Moxidectin. 

What percentage of Moxidectin is in each tube?

EQUEST Oral Gel contains 18.92 mg/g moxidectin.

Is there an alternative to equest?

There is no alternative brand with the same active ingredients. 

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Reviews

5/5

I know this item works well for my ponies so happy to purchase it.

Reviewed on: 07 October 2020

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5/5

Did the job expected as wormer should be

Reviewed by: Carl Pritchard

Reviewed on: 06 October 2020

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5/5

As Above

Reviewed by: Paolo

Reviewed on: 29 September 2020

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5/5

It does what is says on the tin.!!

Reviewed on: 29 September 2020

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