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  • n. A benzimidazole anthelminthic drug used in horses and some domestic pets.


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  • However, resistance to two of the three dewormer drug classes -- benzimidazoles (i.e., fenbendazole and oxibendazole) and pyrimidines (i.e., pyrantel) has been documented, and there have been some early indications of resistance to macrocyclic lactones (ivermectin/moxidectin) on a few farms.

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  • Other members of the family quickly followed: cambendazole, oxfendazole, fenbendazole, oxibendazole and mebendazole. Headlines

  • The label will likely show the active ingredient as fenbendazole, oxfendazole or oxibendazole. Headlines


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