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*  Scabies
Its advantage over ivermectin is its longer half life in humans and, thus, potential duration of action. Tea tree oil appears ... Oral ivermectin is effective in eradicating scabies, often in a single dose. It is the treatment of choice for crusted scabies ... Topical ivermectin preparations have been shown to be effective for scabies in adults, though only one such formulation is ... Mass-treatment programs that use topical permethrin or oral ivermectin have been effective in reducing the prevalence of ...
*  Treatment of human head lice
The only agents approved by the FDA for treatment of pediculosis are topical ivermectin lotion, lindane, and malathion.[needs ...
*  Strongyloidiasis
The drug of choice for the treatment of uncomplicated strongyloidiasis is ivermectin. Ivermectin does not kill the ... The medication ivermectin is widely used to treat strongyloidiasis. Strongyloidiasis is a type of soil-transmitted ... There is an auto-infective cycle of roughly two weeks in which Ivermectin should be re-administered however additional dosing ...
*  Head lice infestation
Ivermectin is around 80% effective, but can cause local skin irritation. Malathion has an effectiveness around 90%, but there's ... A number of topical medications are also effective, including malathion, ivermectin, and dimethicone. Dimethicone, which is a ...
*  Anthelmintic
... loiasis Ivermectin - effective against most common internal parasites (except tapeworms) Suramin - It is used for treatment of ...
*  Pediculosis
... by drugs like ivermectin and cypermethrin. In the 15th century, topical mercury treatment was used to treat pediculosis. ...
*  Cheyletiella
In unresponsive cases, ivermectin is used. Selamectin is also recommended for treatment. None of these products are approved ... List of mites associated with cutaneous reactions Paradis M, Villeneuve A (August 1988). "Efficacy of Ivermectin against ... Mellgren M, Bergvall K (2008). "Treatment of rabbit cheyletiellosis with selamectin or ivermectin: a retrospective case study ...
*  Ivermectin
Prof William Campbell - The Story of Ivermectin "IVERMECTIN- ivermectin tablet (NDC Code(s): 42799-806-01)". DailyMed. November ... A 0.01% ivermectin topical preparation for treating ear mites in cats (Acarexx) is available. Ivermectin is sometimes used as ... For dogs, the insecticide spinosad may have the effect of increasing the potency of ivermectin. Ivermectin and other ... An ivermectin cream has been approved by the FDA, as well as in Europe, for the treatment of inflammatory lesions of rosacea. ...
*  Cooperia oncophora
MLs include ivermectin (IVM), which has been extensively used to treat livestock gastrointestinal parasites since the 1980s. ... Their up-regulation was found to be associated with ivermectin and moxidectin resistance in H. contortus. In C. oncophora, a P- ... Dent, J. A.; Smith, M. M.; Vassilatis, D. K.; Avery, L. (2000-03-14). "The genetics of ivermectin resistance in Caenorhabditis ... Xu, M.; Molento, M.; Blackhall, W.; Ribeiro, P.; Beech, R.; Prichard, R. (1998-03-15). "Ivermectin resistance in nematodes may ...
*  Rough Collie
... s may carry a mutant Mdr1 gene that results in a sensitivity to Ivermectin and related drugs. A screening test is ... "The Ivermectin Story". Collie Health Foundation. Retrieved 2008-04-10. "Herding". Collie Club Of America. Retrieved 2015-10-16 ...
*  Onchocerciasis
editorial) Abegunde AT, Ahuja RM, Okafor NJ (2016). "Doxycycline plus ivermectin versus ivermectin alone for treatment of ... mainly relying upon the use of ivermectin. Its goal is to set up a community-directed supply of ivermectin for those who are ... but are protected in vertebrates from the action of ivermectin by the blood-brain barrier. Ivermectin is thought to ... A Cochrane review compared outcomes of people treated with ivermectin alone versus doxycycline plus ivermectin. While there ...
*  Moxidectin
Dowling, PM (2012). "Ivermectin and moxidectin toxicosis". In Wilson, DA. Clinical veterinary advisor: The horse. St. Louis, MO ... Moxidectin resulted in more profound and sustained clearance of microfilariae than ivermectin and is predicted to be a helpful ... Awadzi, K; Opoku, NO; Attah, SK; Lazdins-Helds, J; Kuesel, AC (June 2014). "A randomized, single-ascending-dose, ivermectin- ... Nematodes can develop cross-resistance between moxidectin and other similar parasiticides, such as ivermectin, doramectin and ...
*  Mansonella ozzardi
Ivermectin is the treatment of choice for M. ozzardi infections. It is a potent macrocyclic lactone that binds to chloride ... Aside from ivermectin, preventive measures can be taken by individuals living in areas endemic to M. ozzardi. Since biting ... Ivermectin is unable to kill the adult worms. Diethylcarbamazine (DEC) also has been used in treating filarial infections. ... Ivermectin and Filariasis. 17: 199-203. Bartholomew, C. F. et al. 1978. The Failure of Diethylcarbamazin in the Treatment of ...
*  Silken Windhound
Silkens are sensitive to ivermectin and related drugs; a simple test is now available to find whether a dog carries a defective ... "Multidrug Sensitivity (e.g. ivermectin)". Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine. Retrieved 2008-04-11. " ...
*  Demodicosis
Ivermectin is used most frequently; collie-like herding breeds often do not tolerate this drug due to a defect in the blood- ... Ivermectin may also be used. Generalized demodectic mange in cats is more difficult to treat. There are shampoos available that ...
*  Doramectin
... is a derivative of ivermectin. Its spectrum includes: Haemonchus, Ostertagia, Trichostrongylus, Cooperia, and ...
*  Gnathostomiasis
... while ivermectin is better tolerated as a single dose. Ivermectin can also serve as a replacement for those that can't handle ... However, ivermectin has been shown to be less effective then albendazole. Endemic areas include Asia, Mexico, India and parts ... In addition to surgical excision, albendazole and ivermectin have been noted in their ability to eliminate the parasite. ... Surgical removal or treatment with albendazole or ivermectin is recommended. The most prescribed treatment for gnathostomiasis ...
*  Neglected tropical diseases
It can be treated with ivermectin. It can be prevented by insecticide spraying or preventative dosing with ivermectin. The ... The Mectizan Donation Program has donated over 1800 million tablets of ivermectin. While often developed countries will rely on ... "Triple Co-Administration of Ivermectin, Albendazole and Praziquantel in Zanzibar: A Safety Study". PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2 (1): ... and Oncho Elimination Programme for the Americas to greatly diminished the effect of Onchocerciasis by donating ivermectin. ...
*  Solanum elaeagnifolium
Ingestion of silverleaf nightshade has been implicated as a cause of ivermectin toxicosis in horses given the recommended ... Metabolites from the plant are speculated to disrupt the blood-brain barrier, allowing ivermectin to enter and disrupt ... "Ivermectin toxicosis in three adult horses". J Am Vet Med Assoc. 235 (5): 558-62. doi:10.2460/javma.235.5.558. PMID 19719447. ...
*  Onchocerca volvulus
Ivermectin prevents female worms from releasing microfilariae for several months, thus relieving symptoms and temporarily ... The most effective treatment involves using ivermectin, although there are reports of resistance developing to this drug. ... Lustigman, S.; McCarter, J.P. (2007). "Ivermectin Resistance in Onchocerca volvulus: Toward a Genetic Basis". PLOS Neglected ... Ejere, H.; Schwartz, E.; Wormald, R. (2001). "Ivermectin for onchocercal eye disease (river blindness)". The Cochrane Database ...
*  Ancylostoma braziliense
Ivermectin and pyrantel pamoate are also effective. The combination of ivermectin 6 μg/kg and pyrantel pamoate at 5.0 mg/kg is ... Shoop WL, Michael BF, Soll MD, Clark JN (1996). "Efficacy of an ivermectin and pyrantel pamoate combination against adult ...
*  Albendazole
... has a similar effectiveness to ivermectin in these cases, though it needs to be given for 21 days rather than the 2 ... It can also be given with ivermectin. Giardiasis, as an alternative or adjunct to metronidazole, especially in children ... Oesophagostomumiasis, when caused by Oesophagostomum bifurcum Strongyloidiasis, as an alternative to ivermectin or ... though ivermectin is much better Intestinal myiasis Though albendazole is effective in treating many diseases, it is only FDA- ...
*  Streptomyces isolates
Streptomyces avermitilis synthesizes the antiparasitic ivermectin (Stromectol). Other antiparasitics made by Streptomyces ...
*  Hypodermyasis
The infection is usually treated with ivermectin. "Hypodermyasis". Retrieved 2009-03-28. ...