Drontal For Dogs
Drontal not only protects your dog from worms, it also provides protection for the whole family from gastrointestinal parasites. Drontal is so safe it can be used on puppies from 2 weeks old. And unlike other wormers your dog doesn’t need to fast before taking Drontal.
Why are worms so dangerous?
Dogs infected with worms pose a real threat to your family. And the risk to children is even greater. Kids can easily come in contact with larvae that can penetrate skin causing serious scarring and inflammation. Or even settle in the eye and cause blindness.
What can you do?
Now there’s an easy way to protect your dog and family from worms. With Drontal- a proven treatment that eradicates all gastro-intestinal worms in your best friend..
|Parasites Controlled||Intestinal Worms|
|Dose Form||Tablet / Oral|
|Duration of Effect||3 months|
|Indication||Treatment and control of all gastrointestinal worms: roundworm, hookworm, whipworm and tapeworm in dogs, puppies, pregnant and lactating bitches, and to control the shedding of oocysts of the protozoan Giardia sp. in dogs.|
|Actions||Praziquantel destroys the tapeworm's ability to defend itself from the host's digestive enzymes and immune system. It also appears to interfere with the musculature of the scolex such that the parasite loses its attachment to the gut wall.Febantel acts on the energy pathways of roundworm parasites; pyrantel embonate interferes with their nervous system. The roundworm parasites are therefore attacked via two separate modes of action.|
|Precautions||When using to treat Giardia, Drontal should be used only in proven cases of infection.Disposal Dispose of used containers by wrapping in paper and putting in garbage.|
|Dosage and Administration||Gastrointestinal worms. 1 Drontal chewable of appropriate formulation depending on size of dog. Giardia infections. Drontal should be administered at the usual anthelmintic dosage for three consecutive days.|
|Storage||Store below 30°C (room temperature).|