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Popantel Tapeworm ONLY tabs - PER TABLET
PLEASE NOTE: These tablets are sold singularly and only treat tapeworm.
They are a great adjunct therapy to the spot of treatments which treat
roundworm, hookworm and whipworm but not tapeworm.
For the Treatment of:
Dipylidium caninum (common flea tapeworm)
Spirometra erinacei (zipper worm)
Echinococcus granulosus (hydatid Tapeworm)
Praziquantel 50 mg/tablet.
The Popantel Tapeworm Tablet is quarter scored for easy breaking and more accurate dosage in cats and small dogs.
Due to the nature of Praziquantel, some cats may salivate after treatment - this is transient.
Directions for Use:
Dose is 1 tablet/10 kg for most tapeworms. In cases of infection with Spirometra erinacei (zipper worm) the dose rate should be increased to 1 tablet/2.5 kg.
For Hydatid Tapeworm Control in Dogs: Treat every 6 weeks
Other Tapeworms: Treat every 3 months and treat your pet regularly for fleas.
In cases of zipper worm dogs and cats should be discouraged from scavenging lizards, frogs and other intermediate hosts, or re-infections can occur rapidly.
Pregnant Bitches & Queens
Treat prior to mating, 10 days before and 4 weeks after birth and then every 3 month