Ivermectin and comfortis
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How many dogs die from complications of having these sensitivities? Is this effective or am I doing it wrong? Safe use of Comfortis chewable tablets in male dogs intended for breeding has not been evaluated. This vet does not prescribe comfortis.
I found a previous post about this topic, but it dates to and is in a thread about Fleas: Comfortis is a chewable tablet and is readily consumed by dogs when offered by the owner just prior to feeding. And I thought, as I always do, that it would be better for veterinarians to help their clients skip the brand name and protect their pet.
I'm also a bad, bad, disobedient consumer, and buy the largest vials of Frontline from Australia, then carefully measure with an insulin syringe and split the doses between smaller dogs. Guess I'll be changing flea meds again this year. Comfortis is marketed in combination with milbemycin the active ingredient in Interceptor as Trifexis. To view content sources and attributions, please refer to our editorial policy.
If ivermectin is used off-label for worming or treating demodectic mange consider at least a six week delay after the use of Comfortis.
Well I switched to comfortis, and give ivermectin, more than the labeled dose as heartgard has been failing around here. Vomiting at all doses decreased over time and stabilized when puppies were 14 weeks of age.
Recent Posts So you think they can't make people hate cats? But I can't help but think dogs with the MDR-1 mutation would be at greater risk.
Why I broke up with my foundation, and why I'm getting back together with it now. In US and European field studies, no dogs experienced seizures when dosed with Comfortis chewable tablets at the therapeutic dose range of Page 1 of 2.
However, in the event of possible overdose, contact your veterinarian, who is the healthcare expert for your dog. Comfortis chewable tablets kill fleas and are indicated for the prevention and treatment of flea infestations Ctenocephalides felis on dogs for one month.
I also think I've spent enough with her in the last 8 years to put at least one of her kids through college, but somehow I just trust the input of RTF people like you when it comes to our "real world" of true working dogs.
Additional information regarding this safety warning can be obtained on the Elanco Animal Health website. I currently do milbemycin one month and ivermectin the next.
Comfortis chewable tablets have been demonstrated to be safe in pure and mixed breeds of healthy dogs when used according to label directions. How prevalent is heart worm in your area? I have seen in other threads a 10 to 1 Propylene Glycol to Ivomec dilution to create an easily measurable solution for more accurate dosing.
Welfare Information Has Moved Please visit www. The clinical signs of these adverse reactions are consistent with ivermectin toxicity.