- Safe and FDA-approved
- Keeps your cat safe from fleas and heartworm disease.
- Hookworm and roundworms which can cause problems in pets and people are effectively controlled and treated with this medication
- Effective treatment and control against ear mites
- Once a month application is all that is necessary for adequate protection
- No oral administration is necessary since treatments are applied to your cats skin.
Revolution is a topical liquid applied monthly in order to prevent adult heartworm infestations by killing heartworms (Dirofilaria immitis) in their immature stage. Revolution works to kill adult fleas (Ctenocephalides felis) and prevent flea eggs from hatching for one month. This medication is also effective in controlling and treating ear mites (Otodectes cynotis), roundworms, and hookworms in cats.Possible Side Effects:
It is rare for Revolution to cause any side effects but they are always a possibility. Incoordination, trembling, and drooling are examples of possible side effects. Drooling and vomiting may be observed if Revolution is accidentally given orally. Temporary hair loss can occur at the site of application. Contact your veterinarian immediately if your pet is acting unusual in any way after receiving Revolution.Drug and Food Interactions:
If your cat is receiving another type of heartworm medication, do not use Revolution unless your veterinarian directs you to do so. If you are planning to switch to Revolution from another heartworm medication, begin Revolution when the next dose of heartworm medication is due. No known drug or food interactions have been reported with this medication but always consult with your veterinarian before using Revolution with any other medications as interactions are always possible. This includes vitamins, supplements, and other preventatives.Storage:
Store Revolution at room temperature in a place that is out of reach from children and pets.A prescription from your veterinarian is required to purchase Revolution.