Method of Application
FIPROVET DROP Cat Dropping Solution is a clear solution of yellow-amber color.
AREA OF USE / INDICATIONS
It is used for the treatment and protection of flea (Ctenocephalides spp.), tick (Ixodes ricinus, Dermacentor variabilrs, Rhipicephalus sanguineus) and biting lice (Felicola subrostratus) infestations in cats and for supportive purposes in the treatment of allergic dermatitis caused by fleas.
APPLICATION AND DOSAGE
Unless recommended otherwise by the veterinarian;
The pharmacological dose of fipronil is 5 mg/kg, and S-methoprene is 6 mg/kg. A 0.5 ml tube corresponding to these doses is sufficient for the cat.
The cap of the tube is unscrewed. In cats, the hair cover just behind the head is manually parted to reveal the skin.
The tip of the tube is placed on the skin, and by squeezing the tube, the contents are poured onto the skin as a drop or two or a short line. It is recommended to repeat the treatment with an interval of 1 month.
UNDESIRED SIDE EFFECTS
Short-term hypersalivation may be observed if animals lick the application site. Transient skin reactions (scabbing, local alopecia, pruritus, erythema) and generalized pruritus or alopecia at the application site have been reported, albeit very rarely. As an exception, excessive salivation, reversible neurological symptoms (hyperesthesia, depression, nervous symptoms) or vomiting have been reported.
SPECIAL CLINICAL INFORMATION AND SPECIAL WARNINGS FOR TARGET SPECIES
FİPROVET DROP Cat Dropping Solution is effective for 4 weeks against adult fleas. Its inhibitory effect on egg, larva and pupa development continues for 6 weeks after application.
Acaricide effect against ticks is 2 weeks in cats (based on experimental studies)
It is recommended to apply monthly to the sick animal and other cats and dogs around it in flea-induced allergic dermatitis.
The animal should not be touched until the application site is dry, and animals should not be allowed to come into contact with children and other animals in the environment.
For optimal control of flea and tick problems in places where many animals are together, all cats and dogs in the environment should be sprayed with an appropriate insecticide. It is also recommended to vacuum the environment, wash pet bedding and take environmental precautions.
Cats should not be bathed for 2 days after the product is applied.
USE IN PREGNANCY
It can be used in pregnancy and lactation.