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name a topical heartworm treatment
The most common treatment for Giardia is
When using an anticestodal will we see worm segments in the stool after treatment?
Name an antiprotozoal drug
are liver or lung flukes more common in cattle?
What breed is more sensitive to avermectins?
what do we use as a microfilaricide in dogs, single dose
Taenia spp. has what animal as a major intermediate host?
What is the longer acting heartworm preventative that is given as a single injection that lasts 6 months
Are ELISA snap tests used to diagnose cats with heartworm disease?
Benzimidazole that is also an antifungal
What adulticide kills heartworm adults?
The antidote for amitraz is
term for a drug that treat infections of flukes
Name an organophosphate drug
Name an antitrematodal
What are the two antiprotozoal drugs that are also antibiotics?
synthetic form of pyrethrin
what flukes are more common in cats and dogs?
these should not be given with Organophosphates or Carbamates
Name one drug that is a tetrahydropyrimidine
term for a drug that treat infections of tapeworms
term for a drug that inhibits the growth of coccidia
this type of antinematodal is toxic to animals and people
insect growth regulators, topical and premise sprays
Name one drug that is an imidazothiazole
This type of antinematodal paralyzes parasites, is not ovacidal, and expels nematodes within 24 hours
Antinematodal type that interferes with energy metabolism of worm, has low toxicity, and may rarely have liver toxicity side effects in dogsall in this class are oral
monthly topical used for tick and flea prevention, insect neurotoxin, doesn't bind mammalian GABA receptors
Toxoplasma is a protozoan that is also a coccidia, name two more protozoans that are also coccidia
This antinematodal is available OTC, works against ascarids, effects the nervous system of parasites, and results in expulsion of intact worms
One possible microfilaricide is
This anticestodal only gets Taenia
insect growth regulators, topical and environmental sprays
Do insect growth regulators kill adults?
Which heartworm product also kills fleas, ear mites, and magne mites
What does a vermicide do to worms?
loss of motor control, vision, visual reflexes, and coma are signs of ________ toxicity
what do we use amitraz to treat?
What is the name of the tapeworm that has a flea as part of it's life cycle
What should be given to to an animal that has an organophosphate/carbamate overdose? name the drug we give
Newer insecticide that affects flea CNS, in dogs can be combined with amitraz for tick control
Name an Avermectin drug
technical name for roundworm
If a dog is sensitive to ivermectin what else can we use as a microfilaricide?
technical name for tapeworm
term for a drug that treat infections by protozoa
What should a vet tech do to an animal that has an organophosphate/carbamate overdose?what do we DO, not what do we give
This type of antinematodal works by inhibiting the neurotransmitter glutamate that causes paralysis and death of worms, does not cross the BBB, and comes as oral, SQ, and topical
This tapeworm requires 2 hosts: a definitive carnivore and an intermediate herbivore, humans are a dead end host
This anticestodal does not kill Echinococcus
Name one benzimidazole
What does a vermifuge do to worms?
What antiprotozoal vaccine is used in some dogs?
This is a newer antinematodal that is applied topically, absorbed systemically, works on the CNS of worms, and is used in cats
The hard 'shell' of insects is called
This drug is a probenzimidazole metabolized to benzimidazole
Products made from chrysanthemum flowers are
Congestive heart failure is the usual cause of death in ___ with heartworm.(what species)
How long after administeering adulticide to a dog should it be kept inactive?
Name an anticestodal that can be oral or IM, but burns if given IM
technical name for fluke
Systemic drug used for prevention of fleas and ticks, begins killing fleas in 30 minutes
Which antitrematodal is available OTC and is used for liver flukes in cattle, it is combined with ivermectin
Flea _____ feed on pregnant tapeworm segments and the tapeworm larvae enter animals when the flea ____ the animals
What is the route of the heartworm adulticide used in heartworm positive dogs?
This type of antinematodal paralyzes parasites, expels nematodes, is very safe, and has few side effects
This is what usually causes the death of cats from heartworm disease
term for a drug that treat infections of roundworms
term for a drug that kills various kinds of wormsmost affect nervous system
What do we need to get rid of to prevent reinfection with tapeworms?

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