USES: For the control of the following gastrointestinal tapeworms and roundworms of dogs and puppies:
-Ascaris: Toxocara canis, Toxscaris leonine(adult and immature forms)
-Hookworms: uncinaria stenocephala, Ancylostoma caninum(adults)
-Whipworms: Trichuris vulpis(adults)
-Tapeworms: Echinococcus species, Taenia species, Dipylidium caninum(adults and immature forms)
Dosage: For oral administration only. Recommended dose rates are:
15mg/kg bodyweight febantel, 14.4mg/kg pyrantel pamoate and 5mg/kg praziquantel
-1 Chewable tablet per 10kg/22lbs bodyweight; the tablets can be given directly to the dog or disguised in food. No starvation is needed before or after treatment.
-For routine control adult dogs should be treated every 3 months. For routine treatment a single dose is recommended. In the event of heavy roundworm infestation a repeat dose should be given after 14 days.
Dosage Guide: Puppies and small dogs
1/2-2kg (1.1-4.4lbs) bodyweight =1/4 chewable tablet
2-5kg (4.4-11lbs) bodyweight = 1/2 chewable tablet
5-10kg (11-22lbs) bodyweight = 1 chewable tablet
Dosage Guide: Medium Dogs
10-15kg (22-33lbs) bodyweight = 1 1/2 chewable tablet
16-20kg (33-44lbs) bodyweight = 2 chewable tablet
21-25kg (44-55lbs) bodyweight = 2 1/2 chewable tablet
26-30kg (55-66lbs) bodyweight = 3 chewable tablet
-For routine treatment a single dose is recommended.
-Puppies should be treated at 2 weeks of age until 12 weeeks of age.Thereafter should be treated at 3 month intervals. It is advisable to treat the bitch at the same time as the puppies. -For the control of Toxocara, nursing bitches should be dosed 2 weeks after giving birth and every two weeks until weaning.
Use During Pregnancy and Lactation: -Consult a veterinary surgeon before treating pregnant animals for roundworms.