Drontal/ Drontal Plus for Dogs up to 6 lb Description
Drontal Allwormer/ Drontal Plus for Dogs is a tablet for the control of all gastrointestinal worms in dogs.
Drontal/ Drontal Plus for Dogs Key Benefits:
Directions of Use
Weigh dogs before treatment. Dogs are treated by weight with the appropriate sized tablet or combination of tablets. Drontal/ Drontal Plus is given as a single dose by mouth. Fasting prior to dosing is not necessary. Drontal is available in three sizes. Small dog tablet for puppies and dogs up to 6 lb. Medium dog tablet for puppies and dogs up to 22 lb and Large dog tablet for dogs up to 77 lb. Dogs over 77 lb are given a combination of the tablets. A common regime for treatment is to worm puppies every 2 weeks from 2 weeks old until 12 weeks, monthly from 3 months until 6 months then every 3 months as an adult dog. Treat breeding bitches prior to mating then 10 days before whelping and 2 and 4 weeks after whelping.
Each tablet for dogs up to 6 lbs contains 15 mg Praziquantel, 75 mg Febantel and 14.9 mg Pyrantel Embonate.
Do not use in puppies under 2 weeks of age. This medication should not be used in animals allergic to it.
Possible Side Effects
The side effects of Drontal/ Drontal Plus are rare at the recommended dosage. Drontal/ Drontal Plus has a wide margin of safety for all sizes and breeds of dogs. It is approved for use in puppies as young as 2 weeks, old animals, greyhounds, working dogs, pregnant females, breeding bitches and stud dogs. Drontal may be combined with other treatments, for example flea and tick treatments and vaccination.