Advantage Multi for Dogs 55.1-88 lbs. will help to protect your dog from heartworm disease, adult fleas, hookworms, roundworms, and whipworms. Treatment on the skin on a monthly basis makes it easy to keep your safe! What is Advantage Multi for Dogs?
This is a liquid solution that is made for use on the skin. Dosing is based on your dogs body weight. It used monthly in order kill immature heartworms and to control/treat adult fleas, roundworms, hookworms, and whipworms.What are the benefits of Advantage Multi for Dogs?
- Topical treatments are easy and convenient.
- Halts the heartworms life cycle so adult heartworms cannot cause harm.
- Also protects against fleas and most intestinal parasites.
dogs/puppies who are 7 weeks old and who weigh at least 3 lbs. The safety in breeding, pregnant, or nursing females is unknown.How is this medication given?
Use topically (on the skin) once a month.
Advantage Multi can be used every month or only during mosquito season. Follow your veterinarians directions. Give the first dose within 30 days of the dog's first exposure to mosquitoes and give the last dose within 30 days after the dog's last mosquito exposure if treating your dog with this medication only during mosquito season.
Separate the hair at the desired spot between your dogs shoulder blades until you can see the skin. Empty all contents of one tube on 3 or 4 spots on your dogs skin. Avoid application directly on the hair coat. This medication is active only when absorbed through the skin.
Keep your dog from licking the application site for about 30 minutes or until all liquid has dried.How does this medication work?
The active ingredients in Advantage Multi (Imidacloprid and Moxidectin) paralyze the targeted parasites nervous system which results in eventual death of the affected parasite. What results can I expect?
Each monthly treatment kills Immature heartworms from the previous month. Adult fleas, hookworms, roundworms, and whipworms can also be controlled/treated with each treatment . Fleas can live for up to 6 weeks after an application.What Form(s) does Advantage Multi for Dogs 55.1-88 lbs. come in?
Advantage Multi is liquid made for topical use (on the skin).Generic Name:
Imidacloprid plus moxidectin.Common Brand Name:
Advantage Multi.Dose and Administration:
Use monthly on the skin by separating the hair between your dogs shoulder blades. Empty all liquid in the tube on 3 to 4 spots on the desired spot on the skin. Avoid contact with the hair coat if possible. Keep your pet from licking the application site until is it dry (about 30 minutes).Uses:
This is topical liquid that kills heartworm larvae, fleas, and most intestinal worms.Possible Side Effects:
Most complications occur at the site of application and include irritation, itchiness, or odor/residue . Some neurological symptoms are possible. Other problems may occur.
Some dogs may experience an allergic reaction to Advantage Multi .
If your pet seems abnormal after Advantage Multi is applied, call your veterinarian without delay.Drug and Food Interactions:
Make sure your vet knows about all other medications/supplements your pet is taking prior to starting Advantage Multi.Precautions:
Do not use in dogs with a known allergy to imidacloprid or moxidectin.
Advantage Multi cannot be given to dogs/puppies under 7 weeks of age, under 3 lbs. Dogs who are sick, debilitated, or underweight also cant take this medication.Storage:
Keep Advantage Multi at room temperature away from pets and children.A prescription from your veterinarian is required to purchase Advantage Multi for Dogs.