Equest Plus Tape for Horses


Equest Plus Tape for Horses, lasts longer than any other wormer in NZ

3 in stock



Approved for Horses & Ponies

Moxidectin 20mg/mL and praziquantel 125mg/mL in a low volume gel


EQUEST Plus Tape for the treatment of tapeworm, roundworms, adult and late encysted stages of small strongyles (redworms), and bots in horses and ponies with a single dose.

Features & Benefits

  • Lasts longer than other wormer available in NZ
  • Prevents significant reoccurence of parasite eggs in the faeces of treated horses for up to 16 weeks
  • low volume gel is rapidly absorbed and easily administered
  • Highly effective against significant parasite threats, including roundworms, tapeworms and bots
  • Treats and controls encysted small strongyles, the major parasite of concern in adult horses
  • Treats and controls ascarids which remain the most important parasite infecting foals and weanlings
  • Shown to reduce faecal egg counts by 99% in a single dose, while a five-day, double dose regimen of fenbendazole was only 42% effective
  •  When used as directed, Equest Plus Tape is safe in foals over 4 weeks of age and in all breeding stock, including stallions and pregnant mares
  • Don not administer the full syringe to horses under 400kg


Administer orally (into the mouth) at a dose rate of 0.4mg/kg moxidectin and 0.2mg/kg praziquantel

Supplied in a ready to use syringe, calibrated according to the body weight of the horse to be treated.

Dose: Dose orally at the recommended rate of 0.2mg/kg abamectin and 2.5mg/kg praziquantel. Each weight marking on the syringe plunger will deliver sufficient paste to treat 50kg bodyweight. The contents of the syringe will treat a total 600kg bodyweight.

 Withholding Period

Animals producing meat or offal for human consumption must not be sold for slaughter either during treatment or within 63 days of the last treatment.

Registration: Registered pursuant to the ACVM Act 1997 N0. A9085

Equest Plus Tape for Horses


3 in stock