Adult whipworms and roundworms are removed and controlled with Interceptor Flavor Tabs, which can be used in puppies (4 weeks and older, 2 pounds or more), dogs, and cats. It also reduces adult hookworms and protects heart illness caused by Dirofilaria immitis.
Who is Interceptor for Dogs and Cats for?
Dogs and cats.
Why use Interceptor for Dogs and Cats?
Interceptor is a once-monthly medicine that is simple to use. The delectable tablets protect cats and dogs against four of the most prevalent forms of worms: whipworms, roundworms, hookworms, and heartworms.
How does Interceptor for Dogs and Cats work?
Interceptor kills the tissue stage of heartworm larvae, as well as adult hookworms (Ancylostoma caninum), whipworms (Trichuris vulpis), and roundworms (Toxocara canis), when taken orally according to the prescribed dose schedule. Milbemycin oxime is an anthelmintic that is thought to disrupt invertebrates' neurotransmission.
How is Interceptor for Dogs and Cats sold?
6 Month and 12 Month Supplies that are color coded according to your pet's weight. Green: 1.5 - 6 lbs cats and 11-25 lbs dogs Brown: 2 - 10 lb dogs Yellow: 6.1 to 12 lbs cats and 26-50 lbs dogs White: 12.1 to 25 lbs cats and 51 - 100 lbs dogs
What are the side effects of Interceptor for Dogs and Cats?
The most frequently-reported side effects include: Salivation Weakness Convulsions Decreased appetite Incoordination Lethargy Depression Diarrhea Vomiting
What special precautions are there?
Keep out of the reach of animals and children. Before giving Interceptor to your dog, make sure he has a heartworm test. Infected dogs should receive treatment prior to taking Interceptor unless your veterinarian advises otherwise. Interceptor has been shown to be safe use in for the vast majority of dogs.
If overdose occurs, please contact your local pet hospital or emergency pet clinic immediately.
How can I store Interceptor for Dogs and Cats?
Keep product stored in a dry and cool environment.
For more than 20 years, veterinarians have trusted and recommended Interceptor. Over half a billion dosages have been administered, and 95 percent of dogs gladly swallow the delectable tablets.
Color / Tablet Imprint / Active Ingredient in Each Tablet/ Dog's Body Weight: Brown / RN / CVG / 2.3 mg / 10 Lbs and Under Green / GO / CVG / 5.75 mg / 11-24.25 Lbs Yellow / FKF / CVG / 48.5 mg / 26.4-48.5 Lbs White / FRF / CVG / 23 mg / 50.7-99 Lbs
Active Ingredients Milbemycin Oxime (per flavor tab): Interceptor Brown (Dogs 2-10 lbs): 2.3mg Interceptor Green (Dogs 11-25 lbs, Cats 1.5-6 lbs): 5.75 mg Interceptor Yellow (Dogs 26-50 lbs, Cats 6.1-12 lbs): 11.5 mg Interceptor White (Dogs 51-100 lbs, Cats 12.1-25 lbs): 23 mg