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Nexgard Spectra Spot On for Cats 0.8-2.4kg (3 Pack)

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Description

Indications

Fleas

  • For the treatment and prevention of flea infestations, control of ticks and mites, prevention of heartworm disease, and treatment and control of intestinal worms in cats and kittens from 8 weeks of age
  • Controls adult fleas (Ctenocephalides felis) and treats and prevents flea infestations for at least 5 weeks
  • Kills (>95% efficacy) newly acquired adult fleas before they can lay eggs, and therefore prevents environmental flea contamination by preventing egg laying for at least one month
  • Controls flea allergy dermatitis (FAD)

Ticks

  • Controls new infestations of paralysis ticks (Ixodes holocyclus) with monthly treatments
  • Starts controlling newly acquired paralysis ticks after 48 hours of the first treatment
  • In some cats, optimal control may take up to a week after the first treatment
  • During this time, additional vigilance in daily searching and removal of ticks is recommended.
  • When administered at monthly intervals, NEXGARD SPECTRA continuously controls new infestations of paralysis ticks for a full month
  • NOTE: As NEXGARD SPECTRA may not kill all ticks attached when cats are first treated, any ticks present at the time of first treatment should be removed
  • Ixodes holocyclus ticks do not occur in Western Australia
  • In tick season, daily searching for, and removal of, any ticks found is recommended
  • Treats and controls bush ticks (Haemaphysalis longicornis) for one month
  • Bush ticks were killed (>95% efficacy) within 48 hours after treatment

Mites

  • Treats and controls ear mite (Otodectes cynotis) infestations and notoedric mange caused by Notoedres cati

Worms

  • Treats and controls gastrointestinal roundworms (Toxocara cati [L3, L4 and adult], Toxascaris leonina [adult]), and hookworms (Ancylostoma tubaeforme [L4 and adult], Ancylostoma ceylanicum [L4 and adult], and Ancylostoma braziliense [adult])
  • Treats and controls Dipylidium caninum and Taenia taeniaeformis tapeworms
  • Prevents heartworm disease caused by Dirofilaria immitis
  • Treats and controls lungworm (Aelurostrongylus abstrusus)
  • A single dose of NEXGARD SPECTRA is effective against L3, L4 and adult A. abstrusus
  • Two consecutive, monthly doses are effective against all stages (L3, L4, immature and adult) of A. abstrusus 
  •  Consult a veterinarian if worm problems persist

Directions for Use

  • Monthly application is recommended
  • Read the enclosed leaflet for full instructions

Dosage and Administration

  • For topical application onto the skin (spot-on) only
  • Do not administer orally or via any other route
  • Do not open the blister pack until ready to use
  • The entire contents of the applicator should be applied to dry skin in an area where the cat cannot lick it off: e.g. on the back of the neck
  • For use on kittens from 8 weeks of age
  • Monthly application is recommended

Contraindications

  • Do not use in cases of hypersensitivity to the active constituents or to any of the excipients
  • Not recommended for use on kittens under 8 weeks of age or weighing less than 0.8 kg

SAFETY DIRECTIONS

  • Will irritate the eyes
  • Avoid contact with eyes and skin
  • If the product gets in the eyes, wash it out immediately with water
  • If skin contact occurs, wash the affected area immediately with clean water
  • Wash hands after use

CAUTION

  • KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
  • READ SAFETY DIRECTIONS
  • FOR ANIMAL TREATMENT ONLY

FIRST AID

  • If poisoning occurs contact a doctor or Poisons Information Centre
  • Phone Australia 131126

DISPOSAL

  • Dispose of the container by wrapping it in paper and placing it in the garbage

STORAGE

  • Store below 30°C (Room Temperature)
  • Store the applicator in the blister package to protect it from light
  • Keep the unused applicator in the intact blister 

Active constituents

 

  • 83 g/L Praziquantel
  • 12 g/L Esafoxolaner
  • 4 g/L Eprinomectin

 

  • Praziquantel, a synthetic isoquinoline-pyrazine derivative
  • Esafoxolaner, a member of the isoxazoline family of chemicals
  • Eprinomectin, a member of the macrocyclic lactone family
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