Bravecto is a parasite preventive that works well. This treatment, which comes in a tasty chew, kills fleas and a variety of tick types for 12 weeks. It inhibits flea infestations and kills lone star ticks for up to 8 weeks.
Who is Bravecto Chews for Dogs for?
Dogs must be 6 months or older.
Why use Bravecto Chews for Dogs?
Bravecto Benefits: Efficacious, quick-acting, and long-lasting Chewable, mess-free tablets come in a tasty flavor that dogs like Because the formula is safe, dogs do not need to be separated from other pets or children after treatment One dose treats and prevents fleas and ticks for up to 12 weeks, effectively turning back the clock on tick and flea protection. Only 4 dosages are needed to protect dogs for over a year - no monthly treatments are necessary For up to 8 weeks, it kills lone star ticks. For up to 12 weeks, it kills American dog ticks, brown dog ticks, and black-legged ticks (deer ticks)
How does Bravecto Chews for Dogs work?
Bravecto penetrates the tissue fluid beneath your dog's skin swiftly. Bravecto is ingested by ticks and fleas that feed on the dog, and it kills them.
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How is Bravecto Chews for Dogs sold?
Bravecto chews are sold with one chew per package. Each chew lasts for twelve weeks. Packages are color coordinated to your dog's weight: Yellow (112.5mg dose): Dogs 4.4 - 9.9 lbs Orange: (250 mg dose): Dogs 9.9 - 22 lbs Green: (500 mg dose): Dogs 22 - 44 lbs Blue: (1000 mg dose): Dogs 44 - 88 lbs Pink : (1400 mg dose): Dogs 88 - 123 lbs
What are the side effects of Bravecto Chews for Dogs?
Diarrhea Vomiting Decreased Appetite Excessive Thirst Lethargy Flatulence
What special precautions are there?
Wash your hands well using water and soap after handling this product. Give with a meal. Do not use in puppies under 6 months old or weighing under 4.4 pounds. Not for human use.
Contact the closest veternarian or animal hospital. You can also call, Merck Animal Health Pharmacovigilance: Companion Animal Technical Services, 800-224-5318.
How can I store Bravecto Chews for Dogs?
Keep this product at temperatures between 39 and 86 degrees Fahrenheit (4 and 30 degrees Celsius).
Use according to your veterinarian's instructions. Every 12 weeks, take it orally. The suggested starting dosage is 11.4 milligrams per pound of body weight. You can use Bravecto every 8 weeks if your pet has been exposed to Amblyomma americanum ticks. Use food as a conduit for administration. Begin to treat your pet at any time of year and continue to do so throughout the year. Dosing Recommendations: 4.4 - 9.9 Lbs: 112.5 mg 9.9 - 22 Lbs: 250 mg 22 - 44 Lbs: 500 mg 44 - 88 Lbs: 1000 mg 88 - 123 Lbs: 1400 mg More Than 123 Lbs: Ask your veterinarian about proper dosing