Dosage and Administration information

Dosage and Administration information 

You can kick back knowing that this the easiest decision of you have made. No arm twisting. No drama, we’ve got all the info right here that you’ll need. all the dosage and administration information, safety directions and factsheets for the following the brands we use Credelio, Interceptor Spectrum and Revolution, take a quick squizz at these before you administer any treatments and follow any directions as necessary. Life’s too short to turn down good times with friends at the park.

 

May irritate eyes, avoid contact with eyes. Wash hands after use. 

 

 

If poisoning occurs, contact doctor or Poisons Information Centre on 131 126

 

 

 

 

Credelio

Credelio safety directions and factsheet here

  • Administer once a month, ideally on the same date
  • Dose must be given with a full meal, either within food or 30 minutes after feeding
  • If you miss a dose, administer tablet immediately and resume monthly dosing beginning one month from the last tablet consumed
  • Can be administered to puppies from 8 weeks of age
  • The safe use of Credelio in breeding, pregnant or lactating dogs has not been evaluated, In tick season, daily searching for, and removal of any ticks found is recommended

 

Dog Weight

Credelio Chewable Tablet Strength

Tablets Administered

> 2 – 2.5 kg

56.25 mg

1

> 2.5 – 5.5 kg

112.5 mg

1

> 5.5 – 11 kg

225 mg

1

> 11 – 22 kg

450 mg

1

>22 – 45 kg

900 mg

1

 

 

 

Credelio

Active Constituents:  Lotilaner 

APVMA Approval No: 82853/106969

A monthly oral chewable tablet for the treatment and prevention of flea infestations and treatment and control of ticks on dogs and puppies

Indications

For the treatment and prevention of:

  • Flea infestations (Ctenocephalides felis)

For the treatment and control of:

  • Paralysis Ticks (Ixodes holocyclus)
  • Brown Dog Ticks (Rhipicephalus sanguineus)
  • Bush Ticks (Haemaphysalis longicornis)

For the control of:

  • Flea allergy dermatitis (FAD)

Benefits

  • Each tablet provides protection for up to 1 month
  • Can be administered to puppies from 8 weeks of age and minimum bodyweight of 1.3kg
  • Demonstrated >95% efficacy for a full month against Paralysis Ticks, Brown Ticks and Bush Ticks
  • Starts to kill fleas within 2 hours of administration
  • Kills 100% of fleas in 12 hours throughout the entire month
  • Starts to kill ticks and fleas in 4 hours
  • Kills 98.7% of ticks within just 8 hours
  • Kills existing and newly emerged fleas on dogs before they can lay eggs due to its rapid onset of action and long-lasting efficacy

Breaks the flea life cycle and prevents environmental contamination in areas to which the dog has access

  • Controls flea allergy dermatitis (FAD) by controlling adult fleas
  • Contains Lotilaner which acts on the physical function of the parasites
  • The small tasty tablets are chewable and easy to consume
  • Highly palatable with a delicious beef flavour

 

 

 

 


Interceptor

Interceptor safety directions and factsheet here

  • Once a month, ideally on the same date
  • Dose must be given with a full meal, either within food or immediately afterwards
  • Can be administered to puppies from 2 weeks of age and to breeding animals
  • Growing puppies may gain sufficient weight during the course of treatment to require an increased dose

Interceptor Spectrum

Body Weight

Pack Colour

Milbemycin oxime per Tasty Chew (mg)

Praziquantel per Tasty Chew (mg)

Very Small Dogs

Up to 4kg

Orange

2.3

22.8

Small Dogs

4 -11kg

Green

5.75

57.0

Medium Dogs

11-22kg

Yellow

11.5

114.0

Large Dogs

22-45kg

Blue

23.0

228.0

Interceptor

Active Constituents: Each chew contains milbemycin oxime and praziquantel

APVMA Approval No: 60301/6T/0808

A broad-spectrum parasite protection, preventing heartworm infection & controls roundworm, whipworm, hookworm and tapeworm in dogs 

 

Indications

For the prevention of:

  • Heartworm (Dirofilaria immitis) infection

For the control of:

  • Adult roundworm (Toxocara canis, Toxacaris leonine)
  • Immature roundworm (Toxocara canis)
  • Adult whipworm (Trichuris vulis)
  • Adult hookworm (Ancylostoma caninum, Ancylostoma braziliense)
  • Adult tapeworm (Echinococcus granulosus, Taenia pisiformis, Dipylidium caninum)
  • Adult hookworm (Uncinaria stenocephala) infection

 

 

Precautions for Credelio & Interceptor Spectrum 

  • Credelio can be used in dogs 1.3 kg and above from 8 weeks of age
  • Dogs weighing over 45kg can be dosed with appropriate combination packs
  • Before starting Interceptor Spectrum, you should have your veterinarian confirm that your dog does not have heartworm
  • Credelio should be given with or following food
  • The safe use of Credelio in breeding males and females has not been evaluated Lotilaner is part of the isoxazoline family of chemicals
  • Adverse reactions to this family of chemicals are rarely observed but may include vomiting, diarrhoea, lethargy, inappetence, itching and very rarely seizures
  • Most adverse reactions are self-limiting and of short duration
  • If you have any concerns, please speak to your veterinarian
  • If a dose is overdue by 15 days, treat immediately and resume monthly dosing
  • If a dose is missed by 15-30 days, heartworm prevention can be maintained if treated immediately and monthly dosing resumes for at least the next 2 months
  • If a dose is missed by 60 days, a veterinarian must be consulted to assess heartworm status

 

 

 

Revolution

Revolution safety directions and factsheet here 

Treats Fleas, Heartworm, Hookworm, Roundworm and Mites

  • Administer once a month, ideally on the same date
  • Full dose must be given
  • Do not use on sick, weak or underweight animals
  • An all–in–one flea and heartworm treatment that simply works inside and out for a full month
  • Kills fleas in your pet's living environment
  • Waterproof in 2 hours and won’t wash off

 

Indications

  • An all–in–one flea and heartworm treatment for cats
  • A topical application applied once per month

Treatment, Control and Prevention of:

  • Flea infestations killing adult fleas
  • Flea eggs
  • Flea larvae
  • Prevents heart worm
  • Hookworm
  • Roundworm
  • Ear mites

Active Constituents: SELAMECTIN

  • APVMA Approval No: 50881/55521

 

Directions for use

Step 1

  1. Hold tube upright
  2. Press cap down until you hear a click (meaning the cap has punctured the tip of the tube)
  3. Remove cap and check tube tip is clear and open

Step 2

  1. Part the hair at the base of your cat neck                   
  2. Place the tube onto a visible area of skin
  3. Squeeze tube 3 or 4 times onto just one spot until empty.   
  4. Keep tube squeezed to avoid drawing liquid back into the tube. 

Step 3

  1. While keeping the tube squeezed, drag it along and away from the liquid, then lift to remove  
  2. Ensure tube has been emptied
  3. Relax for a month knowing your family friend is protected!