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Tapeworm Dewormer for Dogs, 5 Tablets

By Bayer Animal Health
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Product Description
If you're like most dog owners, you want to do everything you can to keep your furry friend healthy and happy. Part of that includes protecting them from worms and other parasites. That's where Tapeworm Dewormer comes in. It's effective against tapeworm varieties like Dipylidium caninum and Taenia pisiformis.
Who is Tapeworm Dewormer for Dogs, 5 Tablets for?
Dogs and puppies must be 4 weeks old or more.
Why use Tapeworm Dewormer for Dogs, 5 Tablets?
Tapeworm Dewormer is an FDA-approved, prescription-free formula that removes common tapeworm varieties, such as Dipylidium caninum and Taenia pisiformis. The tablets are easy to administer and may be crumbled and combined with your dog's regular food. It is a great choice for dogs or puppies over the age of 4 weeks who weigh more than 2 pounds.
How does Tapeworm Dewormer for Dogs, 5 Tablets work?
Praziquantel is absorbed and metabolized by the liver, then passed through the bile. After entering the digestive tract of the dog, praziquantel kills tapeworms so they can be digested by the host.Most of the tapeworms will be killed, but a few may pass through the host's digestive system. Typically, those tapeworms are digested, leaving only small pieces behind in the animal's feces after treatment.
Active Ingredients(s):
34 mg Praziquantel per tablet
How is Tapeworm Dewormer for Dogs, 5 Tablets sold?
5 Tablets
What are the side effects of Tapeworm Dewormer for Dogs, 5 Tablets?
Following treatment, certain insignificant and isolated reactions have occurred. These include vomiting, diarrhea, lack of appetite, and listlessness. If any symptom occurs and persists, consult your veterinarian.
What special precautions are there?
Keep out of reach of children. Not for human use. Consult a veterinarian before use in weak or debilitated animals.
What to do if overdose?
If overdose occurs, please contact your local pet hospital or emergency pet clinic immediately.
How can I store Tapeworm Dewormer for Dogs, 5 Tablets?
Store below 77°F (25°C).
Helpful Tips:
Make sure your dog is healthy before you start treatment for worms. This means taking them to the veterinarian so they can check for any problems. Treatment will be more successful if your dog is healthy first.
Recommended Dosages (in Tablets): 5 Pounds or Less: 1/2 6 to 10 Pounds: 1 11 to 15 Pounds: 1 1/2 16 to 30 Pounds: 2 31 to 45 Pounds: 3 46 to 60 Pounds: 4 60 Pounds or More: 5 Orally administered to puppies and dogs ages 4 weeks and up. Fasting is unnecessary and recommended against. Optionally, you may crumble the tablets to combine with your dog's food. Take necessary steps to rid the premises of rodents and fleas to prevent reinfection. If the premises is not treated, it will be necessary to re-treat, particularly when fleas have transmitted tapeworms. In this instance, reinfection is highly likely if fleas are not controlled in the environment and on the animal itself. In case of reinfection, you may see tapeworm segments up to a month after the first treatment.