Panacur is indicated for the control and removal of roundworms, hookworms, whipworms, and tapeworms in dogs.
Fenbendazole is FDA approved for use in dogs only. The usual dose for dogs, based on weight using the chart below, is given once a day for 3 consecutive days. The medication can be mixed with a small amount of the animal¨s usual food. Dry dog food may require slight moistening to allow for proper mixing. Medicated food must be fully consumed to be effective.
Dog Weight Packet Size*
10 pounds 1 gram
20 pounds 2 gram
30 pounds 1 gram + 2 gram
40 pounds 4 gram
50 pounds 1 gram + 4 gram
60 pounds 2 gram + 4 gram
80 pounds Two 4 gram
Over 80 pounds Use combinations to obtain recommended dose
**Packet size is the daily dose. The dog must be treated with this dose for 3 days in a row.
What special precautions are there?:
This medication should not be used in animals allergic to it. Because humans can contract roundworm, hookworm and tapeworm from pets, it is important to maintain good personal hygiene. It is also important to eliminate fleas on the pet and in the household and to not feed the pet rodents or uncooked meat or fish. To prevent reinfection, daily cleanup of stools is recommended.
In the event of an overdose contact your veterinarian or veterinary emergency room.
How should I store this medication?
Store this medication at controlled room temperature (59-86§F).