Cough Medication For Dogs
…your dog from licking the application site for 30 minutes after applying. Do not use Advantage Multi in dogs that are hypersensitive (allergic) to imidacloprid or moxidectin. Avoid use of this medication in dogs that are sick, debilitated, or underweight. Puppies less than 7 weeks of age or dogs or…Description
Use Advantage Multi for Dogs 9.1-20 lbs. in order to protect your dog from heartworm disease, fleas, hookworms, roundworms, and whipworms. Topical application once a month is all it takes to keep your dog safe!
What is Advantage Multi for Dogs? This is a medicated liquid applied to your dogs skin monthly. Each monthly application prevents/ kills heartworm larvae, adult fleas, roundworms, hookworms, and whipworms.
What are the benefits of Advantage Multi for Dogs?
- Each monthly application is effective and easy.
- Prevents the development of disease-causing adult heartworms plus some intestinal worms.
- Effective in killing fleas and preventing flea infestations.
Formulated for:This medication should only be given to dogs and puppies 7 weeks and older weighing at least 3 lbs.
How is this medication given? Apply the entire contents of one applicator tube on your dogs skin monthly on the same day every month as directed by your veterinarian.
Use Advantage Multi year-round or seasonally during mosquito season as per your veterinarians recommendation. Make sure you give the first dose within 30 days of the dog's first exposure to mosquitoes and give the last dose within 30 days after the dog's last mosquito exposure is using seasonally.
Part your dogs hair in the desired are between the shoulder blades. Empty the entire contents of the tube on one spot on the skin. Try to avoid contact with the hair coat. This medication is only absorbed through the skin.
Try to prevent your dog from licking the application site until the liquid has dried completely (about 30 minutes).
How does this medication work? Imidacloprid(10%) and Moxidectin (2.5%) work together to attack the affected parasites nervous system. The final result is paralysis and eventual death of the targeted parasite.
What results can I expect? One monthly application is effective in killing immature heartworms from the previous month. Advantage Multi also treats/controls adult fleas, hookworms, roundworms, and whipworms. Fleas can still be present for up to 6 weeks after a treatment.
What Form(s) does Advantage Multi for Dogs 9.1-20 lbs. come in? This is a topical liquid that is applied on the skin once a month.
Generic Name: Imidacloprid plus moxidectin.
Common Brand Name: Advantage Multi.
Dose and Administration: Advantage Multi is applied once a month. Part the hair between the dogs shoulder blades and apply the entire contents of one tube on one spot on the skin avoiding contact with the hair coat. Keep your dog from licking the application site for about 30 minutes after application until the medication has dried.
Uses: Advantage Multi kills heartworm larvae and helps to prevent/treat flea infestations, roundworms, hookworms, and whipworms.
Possible Side Effects:Irritation, itching, odor, or residue at the site of application can occur. Severe reactions can result in tremors and other nervous system problems.
Allergies to the active ingredients may occur.
Other side effects are possible. Contact your vet at once if your pet seems abnormal after Advantage Multi is given.
Drug and Food Interactions: Always tell your vet about any medications your dog is taking to ensure Advantage Multi is given safely.
Precautions: Dogs who are allergic to imidacloprid or moxidectin cannot use Advantage Multi.
Dogs/puppies less than 7 weeks of age weighing less than 3 lbs. should not receive this medication nor should sick, debilitated, or underweight dogs.
Storage: Keep this medication at room temperature in a dry and safe place.
A prescription from your veterinarian is required to purchase Advantage Multi for Dogs.
…well-tolerated in many dogs. Possible side effects include: loss of appetite, lethargy, diarrhea, difficulty breathing, weakness, incoordination, fainting, cough, and sudden death in rare cases. Contact your veterinarian immediately if you notice any unusual symptoms while your dog is taking…Description
Vetmedin will help your dog with congestive heart failure to feel better and improve his and her quality and quantity of life. What is Vetmedin? Vetmedin is a veterinary inodilator that works to dilate veins and arteries and increase cardiac output in order to decrease the workload of the dogs failing heart Formulated for: Dogs. Safety studies have not been performed in dogs that are under 6 months. How is this medication given? It is usually recommended to give Vetmedin by mouth twice daily or every twelve hours. However, you should always follow your veterinarians exact instructions. Try to give this medication one hour before meals if possible. How does this medication work? Vetmedin is an inodilator that works in two ways. It dilates veins and arteries which decrease the work that the heart needs to do in order to pump blood. This medication also directly increases cardiac output which further helps the heart to do its job. What results can I expect? Vetmedin can help relieve the symptoms associated with certain types of heart failure. It may take a few weeks to see outward improvement in your dog. This medication will not sure heart disease but will help to increase your dogs comfort and length of life in some cases. What Form(s) does Vetmedin come in? This medication is a tablet that is flavored and chewable. Uses: Vetmedin is used to treat dogs (older than 6 months) with mild, moderate, or severe congestive heart failure due to atrioventricular valvular insufficiency or dilated cardiomyopathy. Generic Name: Pimobendan (drug name) Common brand name: Vetmedin (Boehringer Ingelheim) Dose and Administration: Vetmedin is typically used twice daily or every twelve hours but your veterinarian will determine the exact dosage for your dog. Do not stop the medication or decrease the dose unless instructed to do so by your veterinarian. Vetmedin can be broken in half if necessary. Drug and Food Interactions: Always tell your veterinarian if your dog is taking any other medications, including vitamins and supplements before starting Vetmedin. Drug interactions may occur with verapamil, propranolol, theophylline, and pentoxifylline. This medication should not be decreased or discontinued unless instructed by your veterinarian.
…an allergic reaction to this medication, contact your veterinarian without delay. Drug and Food Interactions: Always tell your veterinarian about any medications, supplements, or vitamins your dog is taking before giving him/her Comfortis. Avoid use of this medication in animals that are receiving…Description
Solve your dogs flea problems and prevent future flea infestations with Comfortis chewable tablets!
What is Comfortis? Comfortis is a beef-flavored chewable tablet that is given once a month. It works to kill fleas and to prevent and treat flea infestations in dogs.
Formulated for: Dogs and puppies over 14 weeks of age can receive Comfortis.
How is this medication given? Comfortis is an oral medication. Since it is flavored and chewable, most dogs take it easily.
Give this medication with food if possible. You should give another full dose of Comfortis if vomiting happens to occur within one hour of administration.
Giving Comfortis one month before active flea season starts will help to achieve optimal results. Once fleas become active, it is advised to continue this medication monthly until flea season ends. In regions where fleas are active year-round, this medication may be required monthly every month of the year to ensure adequate flea control.
Comfortis is available in multiple sizes and your dogs dose will be determined by his/her body weight. If your dog exceeds 120 lbs, you will need to give a combination of the appropriate sizes of medication in order to achieve the best results.
This medication can be prescribed for your dog by your veterinarian. You should give Comfortis only to the pet that it is prescribed for.
How does this medication work? Spinosad is the active ingredient in Comfortis. It works to excite the fleas nervous system which causes paralysis. This results in the death of fleas.
What results can I expect? Once Comfortis is administered, fleas should start to die within 30 minutes. Each dose remains effective for one month (30 days).
If Comfortis is given to your dog and he/she is infested with fleas, it is possible for fleas to linger beyond 30 days. This is because immature fleas in the environment still have the opportunity to hatch.
Comfortis is one key part of a good flea prevention program. Speak with your veterinarian about other precautions you can take to rid your dog of fleas and to prevent future infestations.
What Form(s) does Comfortis come in? This medication is available as a chewable tablet with beef flavoring. Different strengths are available ranging from 140 mg (5-10 lbs) to 1620 mg (60.1-120 lbs). The dose of medication your dog requires is based on his/her body weight.
Generic Name: Spinosad (Common Drug Name)
Common Brand Name: Comfortis (Lilly)
Dose and Administration: Comfortis is generally given once a month but always follow your veterinarians directions. It is recommended to give Comfortis chewable tablets with food.
Comfortis chewable tablets may be chewed, offered in food, or administered directly in the mouth like other medications.
If your pet vomits his/her medication within 1 hour of administration, you can repeat the dose.
Ideally, it is recommended to start giving Comfortis one month before fleas become active. After that, this medication should be given monthly through the end of the flea season.
If fleas are common in your area year-round, continue Comfortis monthly all 12 months of the year.
If there are fleas in the home, all pets should be treated with appropriate flea medication. Fleas need to be on your dog for this medication to kill them. Talk to your vet about other strategies you can use to eliminate flea infestations from your home.
Only give this medication to the pet that your veterinarian prescribes it for. If you are unsure of how to use this medication correctly, contact your veterinarian.
Uses: Comfortis is used to kill fleas and to prevent flea infestations in dogs for a full month.