Capstar for Dogs Over 25-lbs is fast-acting flea and tick treatment for your dog. Recommended for canines that weigh 25 pounds and over, this treatment works within 30 minutes of being administered. With Nitenpyram as the main flea-killing ingredient, this flea and tick medicine is to be given orally and can be used when your pup is 4 weeks old and up.
Do I need a prescription to purchase this product? No
What is the main flea killing ingredient (active ingredient)? Nitenpyram
What are the flea sterilizing or additional ingredients? None
Intended Use: For dogs only
What is the youngest age I can use this on my pet? At least 4 weeks
What is the weight requirements for use? 25 lbs or over
Can I use on my pregnant or lactating (nursing) pet? Yes
How long before it starts to work? Starts killing fleas within 30 minutes
How long until maximum effectiveness is reached? Maximum effectiveness in 4 hours
What other parasites does this kill, control, or repel? None
How often should I apply or administer? As needed or daily (no lasting activity)
How is it administered? Oral (tablet)
Directions for use: Place the pill directly in your pet's mouth, or hide it in food. If you choose to hide the tablet in food, watch closely to make sure your pet swallows the pill. If you are not sure that your pet swallowed the pill, it is safe to administer a second pill. Weigh your pet prior to administration to ensure proper dosage.
This item is a good alternative to replace Program, which has been discontinued by the manufacturer.