QUEST (moxidectin) 2% Equine Oral Gel is a parasiticide, dewormer and boticide. When administered at the recommended dose level of 0.4 mg moxidectin/kg (2.2 lb) body weight is effective in the treatment and control of the following stages of gastrointestinal parasites in horses and ponies:
Large strongyles: Strongylus vulgaris - (adults and L4/L5 arterial stages); Strongylus edentatus - (adults and tissue stages); Triodontophorus brevicauda - (adults); Triodontophorus serratus - (adults).
Small strongyles: Cyathostomum spp. - (adults); Cylicocyclus spp. - (adults); Cylicostephanus spp. - (adults); Gyalocephalus capitatus - (adults); Undifferentiated lumenal larvae. Encysted cyathostomes: Late L3 and L4 mucosal cyathostome larvae.
Ascarids: Parascaris equorum - (adults and L4 larval stages).
Pin worms: Oxyuris equi - (adults and L4 larval stages).
Hair worms: Trichostrongylus axei - (adults).