The gold standard in parasite control


Whether your horse is in a stall, on a pasture or at a show, it can be infected by any number of equine parasites harmful to its well-being. Parasites can cause organ damage and respiratory problems, and contribute to colic.

That's why your choice of equine wormers is so important. Make Zimecterin® Gold (ivermectin/praziquantel) the cornerstone of your deworming program. Zimecterin Brand products have been trusted for more than 20 years.




Zimecterin Gold combines ivermectin, a leading ingredient that controls a wide variety of parasites, with praziquantel, an ingredient that specifically controls tapeworms. Together, they provide excellent equine parasite control. Zimecterin Gold is approved to control more species and stages of equine parasites than any other brand, including benzimidazole-resistant small strongyles. It controls 47 species and stages of equine parasites in all.


Plus, Zimecterin Gold was the first dewormer approved by the FDA to effectively control tapeworms with a single dose. Tapeworms have been recognized as a significant threat to the health of horses.


Zimecterin Gold is safe for adult horses and foals as young as 2 months of age. Each syringe contains enough paste to treat one 1,250-pound horse at the recommended dose rate of 91 mcg ivermectin per pound (200 mcg/kg) body weight and 454 mcg praziquantel per pound (1 mg/kg) body weight. Each weight marking on the syringe plunger delivers enough paste to treat 250 pounds of body weight.




Foals can be treated initially with Zimecterin (ivermectin) at 6 to 8 weeks of age. Repeat routine treatment as appropriate. Each syringe contains sufficient paste to treat one 1,250-pound horse at the recommended dose rate of 91 mcg ivermectin per pound (200 mcg/kg) body weight. Each weight marking on the syringe plunger delivers enough paste to treat 250 pounds of body weight.







Zimecterin® Gold

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