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Advantage II Topical Flea Treatment for Dogs 10 lbs. and Under


Product Details

Advantage II Topical Flea Treatment for Dogs is a waterproof, once-a-month topical flea prevention and treatment for dogs, and is for use only on dogs 7 weeks and older. Advantage II Topical Flea Treatment for Dogs kills fleas in all life stages preventing a flea infestation and kills through contact so fleas don't have to bite to die. It remains effective after swimming or a bath. Advantage II kills through contact, so fleas won't need to bite in order to die. Plus, within 12 hours 98-100% are dead.

Do I need a prescription to purchase this product? No.

What stages of the flea cycle does this products kill, suppress, or sterilize? Kills fleas, flea eggs, and flea larvae.

What is the main flea killing ingredient (active ingredient)? Imidacloprid.

What are the flea sterilizing or additional ingredients? Pyriproxifen (flea sterilizer).

Intended Use: Dogs.

What is the youngest age I can use this on my pet? At least 7 weeks.

What is the weight requirements for use? 0-10 lbs.

Can I use on my pregnant or lactating (nursing) pet? Manufacturer recommends consulting with your veterinarian before using.

Is this Waterproof or Water Resistant?: Waterproof. After application, pet should not swim or bathe for at least 24 hours.

How long before it starts to work? Starts killing fleas in 1 hour.

How long until maximum effectiveness is reached? 98% of pre-existing fleas dead in 12 hours; new fleas dead in 2 hours.

What other parasites does this kill, control, or repel? None. DOES NOT repel or kill ticks.

How often should I apply or administer? Monthly.

How is it administered (Topically, orally, or other)? Topical. Pet should be completely dry before application.

Directions for Use: Always read label before administration.

1. Remove one applicator from the package.
2. Hold applicator tube in upright position. Pull cap off tube.
3. Turn cap around and place other end of cap back on tube.
4. Twist cap to break seal, then remove cap from tube.
5. The dog should be standing for easy application. Part the hair on the dogs back between the shoulder blades until the skin is visible. Place the tip of the tube on the skin and squeeze the tube to completely empty the contents directly on the skin. Do not get this product in your pets eyes or administer by mouth. Until Advantage II, keep pet off furniture and away from hardwood floors.
6. Discard empty tube.
7. Under normal conditions the product is effective for a month. However, in case of severe flea infestation, retreatment may be necessary earlier than four weeks. Do not retreat more often than once every seven (7) days. After flea control is obtained, return to a monthly retreatment schedule.

Cautions and Possible Side Effects: Some temporary irritation at the site of application can occur with any pesticide made for pets. Observe your pet following treatment and if signs persist or become more severe a few days after application, contact your veterinarian immediately.

SKU: 4242

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Active Ingredients: 9.1% Imidacloprid, 0.46% Pyripoxyfen



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Puppy grows fast

By Grandma Anne

from Sacramento, CA

About Me New Pet Owner

Verified Buyer


  • Good Value


    Best Uses

    • Young Pets

    Comments about Advantage II Topical Flea Treatment for Dogs 10 lbs. and Under:

    My puppy was 7.6 lbs when I ordered the Advantage II (for -10 lbs) and the Greenies. When I received the items, my puppy was already 11 lbs.


    Great Value

    By Terri the Top-dog

    from Jacksonville Beach, FL

    About Me Long-time Pet Owner

    Verified Buyer


    • Effective
    • Gentle
    • Good Value
    • Long-Lasting


      Best Uses

      • Daily Care
      • Larger Pets
      • Older Pets
      • Smaller Pets
      • Young Pets

      Comments about Advantage II Topical Flea Treatment for Dogs 10 lbs. and Under:

      I've always used this on my dogs. This was a great buy at Petfooddirect.

      Service and delivery comments:

      Very prompt delivery.

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