Program Large Cat Suspension 266mg 6pk

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This is a specialist veterinary product. We will ask you a simple set of questions to confirm that you are buying the correct medicine for your pet and know how to use it safely

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Medicinal Category AVM-GSL

Program Suspension 266mg for Cats is used for the prevention and control of flea infestation and for the treatment of flea allergic dermatitis in cats.

Program 266mg suspension is effective against both major flea species found on cats. Program suspension can be administered to all cats including pregnant cats and kittens taking solid food.

Use one suspension vial per cat weighing over 4.5Kg. Shake the vial prior to opening and before placing on the food.

Key Benefits

Quick facts about PROGRAM:

PROGRAM is a convenient monthly flea control treatment

PROGRAM works from the inside out which means no sticky residue on your pet's coat

PROGRAM breaks the flea life cycle and prevents re-infestation from occurring

Product Information

Break the flea life cycle and prevent an infestation.

Fleas are blood-sucking parasites and are more than just an itchy nuisance, they can also lead to disease in pets.

such as Flea Allergy Dermatitis (FAD) and Tapeworms. Controlling the infestation is important to maintaining the health of your pet. PROGRAM breaks the flea life cycle and prevents re-infestation from occurring.

PROGRAM is a convenient monthly flea control treatment for your pet. Administered with food, PROGRAM works from the inside out which means no sticky residue and more importantly more hugs!

Adult fleas can lay up to 50 eggs a day and only make up 5% of the flea population. For every 5 adult fleas living on your pet, there will be 95 immature fleas at other stages in their life cycle breeding on your pet or in your home.

PROGRAM is an easy-to-use treatment that makes controlling fleas simple.

Active ingredient

Active ingredient                                                                  mg/ampoule

Lufenuron                                                                             266

Excipients

Methyl parahydroxybenzoate                                               4.56

Propyl parahydroxybenzoate                                               1.14

Instructions

The minimum recommended dose rate is 30mg a.i./kg/month. This is achieved by giving cats over 4.5kg the contents of 1 ampoule.

To be fully effective the suspension MUST be administered together with food. Shake the ampoule prior to opening. The suspension should be added to approximately half of the food ration. The rest of the food should be presented when all the dose has been eaten. If several cats are treated, ensure that each cat is fed individually. The product can also be administered by squeezing the suspension directly from the ampoule onto the back of the cat’s tongue after feeding.

To open the ampoule first hold the base tab (which has writing on it) and flick the pack. Then twist off the top portion and squeeze the ampoule several times to administer the suspension.

To prevent flea infestations the product should be administered at monthly intervals for at least six months during the flea season, starting two months before fleas become active. To ensure accurate dosing, cats should be weighed before treatment.

If the cat is already infested with fleas, no viable flea eggs are produced from 24 hours after the first administration. The speed of elimination of the pre-existing infestation is dependent upon the number of flea larvae and pupae in the environment when treatment starts and climatic conditions.

Program does not kill adult fleas. The product works by preventing the development of flea larvae. If cats have a high level of flea infestation at the start of the treatment, it is necessary to apply a product that is recommended for use against adult fleas during the first one or two months, or longer depending on the environmental challenge.

It is essential that all cats and dogs (except unweaned puppies and kittens) living in a household are treated to stop flea reproduction.

Care & Use

Detailed information on this veterinary medicine is available in the data sheet  here and instructions will be included with the product. If you have questions about the use of this veterinary medicine, please contact us at fetch@fetch.co.uk or speak to your vet. Further information about veterinary medicines can be obtained from the  Veterinary Medicines Directorate.

Always consult your veterinary surgeon if you are unsure as to the suitability of this product for your pet.

As this is a veterinary medicine our Vet Team may on occasion contact you to ensure that this product is suitable for your pet.

Due to regulatory law and for reasons of safety we are unable to accept returns on this product. please see full terms and conditions for details.

Safety Advice

Do not use on cats weighing less than 4.5kg.

Do not use on unweaned kittens.

Can be used in pregnancy and lactation.

For animal treatment only. Keep out of the sight and reach of children.

Wash hands after use.

Avoid direct contact with the skin and eyes.

Wear gloves if you have any known hypersensitivity to the product

Store below 25 degrees and out of direct sunlight.