Drontal for Cats Product Uses
Drontal tablets will remove tapeworms Dipylidium caninum, Taenia taeniaeformis, hookworms Ancylostoma tubaeforme, and large roundworms Toxocara cati from cats and kittens.
Large roundworms and hookworms may be observed in the feces of the cat a day or so after the cat has been treated with Drontal Tablets. The majority of tapeworms, however, are digested and are not found in the feces after treatment.
- Proven to eradicate common intestinal parasites, including tapeworms, hookworms and roundworms
- May be given directly by mouth or in a small amount of food
Warnings, Side Effects and Drug Interactions
Drontal should not be used in kittens less than one month of age or weighing less than 1.5 lbs.
Consult your veterinarian before administering to sick or pregnant animals.
Overdosing may be associated with vomiting and salivation. A temporary loss of appetite or transient loose stools may be observed in some cases.
Store tablets in tight containers only.
Drontal for Cats Dosage and Administration:
Drontal Tablets may be given directly by mouth or offered in a small amount of food. Do not withhold food from the cat before or after treatment.
Treatment with Drontal tablets may be repeated if necessary if worm burdens are noted on follow up fecal exams 2-4 weeks later.
Dosage and Administration
To assure proper dosage, weigh the cat prior to treatment. Select the number of whole or partial tablets needed for the cat from the following table.
|Body Weight* (lbs)
||Number of Tablets
|2 - 3
|4 - 8
|9 - 12
|13 - 16
|*NOT FOR USE IN KITTENS LESS THAN TWO MONTHS OF AGE OR WEIGHING LESS THAN 2 LBS.
Drontal for Cats Contains
praziquantel 18.2mg /pyrantel 72.6mg as pamoate per tablet