Revolt uses Selamectin to protect puppies (over 6 weeks old) and dogs against a variety of parasites. This prescription medication controls ticks (Dermacentor variabilis), controls and treats sarcoptic mange (Sarcoptes scabiei), controls and treats ear mites (Otodectes cynotis), prevents heartworms disease (Dirofilaria immitis), controls and prevents fleas (Ctenocephalides felis), and prevents and kills hatching flea eggs and adult fleas for 1 month.
Who is Revolt (selamectin) Topical for Dogs for?
Puppies and Dogs at least 6 weeks of age.
Why use Revolt (selamectin) Topical for Dogs?
Features of Revolt: Made in the United States of America Topical formula is easy to apply every month Controls American dog ticks (Dermacentor variabilis) Controls and treats sarcoptic mange Prevents heartworm disease Controls and prevents ear mites Prevents the hatching of flea eggs and kills adult fleas for a month
How does Revolt (selamectin) Topical for Dogs work?
The key ingredient of Revolt is Selamectin. This macrocyclic lactone compound works to prevent adult heartworm development in cats and dogs when it is administered within a month of infective Dirofilaria immitis larvae (L3) exposure.
How is Revolt (selamectin) Topical for Dogs sold?
Sold in 3 month supply (3 doses) or 6 month supply (6 doses) depending on your dogs weight. Up to 5 lbs for puppies, 5.1 - 10 lbs, 10.1-20 lbs, 20.1-40 lbs, 40.1-85 lbs or 85.1-130 lbs.
What are the side effects of Revolt (selamectin) Topical for Dogs?
As with many drugs, Revolt is associated with certain adverse effects. Potential adverse reactions include: Application site hair loss (without or with inflammation, flaking, and redness) is the most common adverse reaction Fever Incoordination (ataxia) Skin redness (erythema) Hives or welts (urticaria) Itching (pruritus) Rapid breathing Salivation Sluggishness (lethargy) Decreased appetite (anorexia) Diarrhea without or with blood Vomiting Treatment site powdery residue, hair discoloration, hair clumping, or hair stiffness. which have no effect on the product's efficacy or safety Seizures (in rare cases) Death (in rare cases)
What special precautions are there?
Revolt should not be used on animals that are underweight, emaciated, or unwell. Keep ignition sources, open flames, sparks, and heat away from flammable materials. Hands should be washed after each usage, and any substance that comes into contact with the skin should be washed off with water and soap as soon as possible. Do not use on broken skin. If your pet's coat is damp, do not apply this product. Revolt should not be massaged into the skin. Keep out of the reach of animals and children.
Contact the closest emergency animal clinic.
How can I store Revolt (selamectin) Topical for Dogs?
Keep the temperature below 30° Celsius (86°F). Following application, any empty tubes may be disposed of in regular household garbage.
1) Take the applicator out of its pouch by folding along the diagonal line, exposing the nick, and tearing back at the nick, or by cutting with scissors. 2) Position the applicator upright. 3) Tap at the narrow portion of the applicator, ensuring that the contents are in the main part of the applicator. 4) Snap or twist the tip. 5) At the base of your pet's neck (in front of his or her shoulder blades), part the hair. The skin should be exposed. 6) Directly place the applicator against the skin. 7) Firmly squeeze 3 to 4 times in a single location until the applicator is empty. 8) On the last squeeze, keep the applicator compressed to prevent the liquid from re-entering the applicator. Take care not to allow the product to contact your own skin. 9) Keep the applicator squeezed and drag it away, lifting up and removing it from the skin. 10) Check to be sure the applicator is completely empty. 11) Discard in your regular household garbage. Minimum recommended dosage rate is 2.7 mg of selamectin for every lb of your pet's body weight.
Revolt for Puppies and Kittens under 5 lbs Active Ingredient (per 0.25 ml Tube) Amount Selamectin 15 mg Revolt for Dogs 5.1-10 lbs Active Ingredient (per 0.25 ml Tube) Amount Selamectin 30 mg Revolt for Dogs 10.1-20 lbs Active Ingredient (per 0.50 ml Tube) Amount Selamectin 60 mg Revolt for Dogs 20.1-40 lbs Active Ingredient (per 1.0 ml Tube) Amount Selamectin 120 mg Revolt for Dogs 40.1-85 lbs Active Ingredient (per 2.0 ml Tube) Amount Selamectin 240 mg Revolt for Dogs 85.1-130 lbs Active Ingredient (per 3.0 ml Tube) Amount Selamectin 360 mg