Advantage Flea Control
Advantage Flea Control
Please note : The following information is from the manufacturer.
We will add more information soon.
Advantage is a once a month topical flea treatment for dogs and
puppies 7 weeks or older and cats and kittens 8 weeks or older.
Advantage stops fleas from biting in 3-5 minutes and kills 98-100%
of the fleas on dogs and cats within 12 hours of application. Advantage
kills re-infesting fleas within 2 hours and lasts up to 1 month.
Kills fleas before they lay eggs. One treatment prevents further
infestation for at least 4 weeks.
Imidacloprid (9.1%), Inert ingredients (90.9%)
What is this product used for
Advantage is a once a month topical flea treatment for cats and
kittens over 8 weeks or older and dogs and puppies 7 weeks or older.
This product kills 98-100% of the fleas on cats and dogs within
Advantage, a once a month topical flea treatment, is a non-prescription
How this product should be used
Place the Advantage applicator tip through the animals hair to the
skin level. On cats, apply to skin on neck at the base of the skull.
For dogs up to 20 lbs, apply to skin on back between the shoulder
blades. For dogs 21 lbs or over apply the contents of one tube to
3 or 4 spots along the skin on back from the shoulder to the tail.
Do not get this product in the pet’s eyes or mouth.
What are the side effects
Individual sensitivities, while rare, may occur after using any
pesticide product for pets. If signs persist, or become more severe,
consult a veterinarian immediately.
What special precautions are there
Advantage is for external use on dogs 7 weeks or older and cats
8 weeks or older. Consult a veterinarian before using on medicated
animals, animals using this product with other pesticides, and debilitated,
aged, pregnant or nursing animals. This product causes eye irritation
in humans and is harmful if swallowed. Avoid contact with skin.
Call poison control center if swallowed. If on skin, wash with plenty
of soap and water. If in eyes, flush with plenty of water.
In the event of overdose
Contact your veterinarian or veterinary emergency room.
How should I store this product
Store this product in a cool dry place. Do not store in the refrigerator.
Do not reuse empty container. To dispose wrap original container
in several layers of newspaper and discard in trash. Keep out of
reach of children and pets.
This information sheet is for educational purposes only and is
intended to be a supplement to, and not a substitute for, the expertise
and professional judgment of your veterinarian. The information
is NOT to be used for diagnosis or treatment of your pet. You should
always consult your own veterinarian for specific advice concerning
the treatment of your pet.
The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions,
precautions, warnings, allergic reactions, drug interactions or
adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use
of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for your
pet. It is not a substitute for a veterinary exam, and it does not
replace the need for services provided by your veterinarian.
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