Medicinal Category: AVM-GSL
For the treatment of adult tapeworms in dogs and cats.
The product is effective against both immature and mature forms of adult tapeworms in both dogs and cats.
Detailed information on this veterinary medicine is available in the data sheet
and instructions will be included with the product. If you have questions about the use of this veterinary medicine, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or speak to your vet. Further information about veterinary medicines can be obtained from the
Veterinary Medicines Directorate
As this is a veterinary medicine our Vet Team may on occasion contact you to ensure that this product is suitable for your pet.The product may be administered to pregnant females.
Do not administer to dogs weighing less than 2.5 kg.
Do not administer to unweaned puppies and kittens, as such animals are rarely infected with tapeworms.
Fleas serve as intermediate hosts for one common type of tapeworm - Dipylidium caninum. To avoid reinfection with this parasite, flea control of the animal and its housing should be carried out at the same time. Unless flea control is complete an infected flea population may survive: i.e. re-treatment of the animal may be necessary.
The recommended dosage rate is 5 mg/kg body weight. This corresponds to 1 tablet per 10 kg body weight.
- 2.5-5.0kg - 1/2 tablet
- 6.0-10.0kg - 1 tablet
- 11.0-20.0kg - 2 tablets
- 21.0-30.0kg - 3 tablets
- Over 30 kg pro rata