For the treatment of adult tapeworms in dogs and cats.
The product is effective against both immature and mature forms of adult tapeworms in both dogs and cats.The product is a highly effective treatment against all the common species of tapeworms infecting dogs and cats in the United Kingdom and Ireland including Echinococcus granulosus, Taenia multiceps, Taenia hydatigena, Taenia ovis, Taenia pisiformis, Taenia taeniaeformis and Dipylidium caninum. Droncit is also effective against Echinococcus multilocularis.
**Prescription needed for orders from Denmark**
Dosage and administration:
The recommended dose rate is 5 mg/kg (1 tablet per 10 kg bodyweight).
- 2.5-5.0kg - ½ tablet
- 6.0-10.0kg - 1 tablet
- 11.0-20.0kg - 2 tablets
- 21.0-30.0kg - 3 tablets
- Over 30 kg pro rata
Adult cats ½ tablet
The tablets are administered by opening the animal's mouth and pushing the tablet over the back of the tongue so that it cannot be rejected. Alternatively, a tablet can be wrapped in a piece of meat or butter and offered to the animal or crushed and mixed with the food.
Ways to administer worming medicine:
If you find your dog or cat does not react well to a specific worming method, keep trying alternatives until you find one they like.
There are also a few tricks which may help:
- Crushing the tablet and mixing it with food
- Disguising the medicine in a treat
- Using a pill giver
- Following the treatment with a treat (such as a piece of meat) to encourage the dog or cat to swallow
Puppies & kittens should be trained from an early age to be comfortable with swallowing tablets. You can train your pet by using vitamin tablets with treats inside or use specific treats designed to aid in the administration of tablets.
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