Frontline Tritak For Cats And Kittens Santa Cruz Animal Health
Merial Frontline Plus contains Fipronil and (S)-Methoprene as the active ingredients. With these substances alone, Merial Frontline Plus is already able to deliver exceptional performance. The combination of the two substances does kill not only adult fleas, but also flea eggs, flea larvae, sarcoptic mange, ticks, and lice. On the other hand, Merial Frontline Tritak features different active ingredients for the dog variant and the cat variant. Merial Frontline Tritak for dogs contains Fipronil, (S)-Methoprene, and Cyphenothrin. Merial Frontline for cats contains Fipronil, (S)-Methoprene, and Etofenprox. Tritak provides similar qualities like Plus, except that they come faster. It also helps to repel future parasitic infestation.
contains fipronil, etofenprox, and the insect growth regulator (IGR) (S)-methoprene to effectively kill fleas, ticks, and chewing lice. The active ingredients in FRONTLINE® TRITAK For Cats features a sustained release formula developed for fast-acting and long-lasting control of fleas, ticks, and chewing lice for 30 days on cats and kittens over 12 weeks old.
Since they are different formulas, only use the Frontline Tritak For Dogs on your canine friends and Frontline Tritak For Cats on your feline housemates. Frontline Tritak For Dogs comes in four strengths based on the size of your dog. Use the right strength based on the size of your dog to ensure proper dosage. Do not apply Frontline Tritak more than once every thirty days.Active Ingredient(s):
For Dogs: Fipronil (9.8%), Cyphenothrin (5.2%), (S)-Methoprene (8.8%)
For Cats: Fipronil (9.8%), Etofenprox (15.0%), (S) Methoprene (11.8%)
What is this product used for:
Frontline Tritak kills fleas, flea eggs, flea larvae, ticks and chewing lice on dogs and cats. In dogs, it also controls mites that may cause sarcoptic mange.
Frontline Tritak is a non-prescription product.
How this product should be used:
Use once a month on your cat or dog by emptying the entire contents of the Frontline Tritak tube between the shoulder blades. Avoid getting the product in your pet's eyes or mouth. Discard the empty applicator tube in the trash.
What are the side effects:
Sensitivities may occur after using any pesticides. Your pet may experience some temporary irritation at the site of the product application. If signs of sensitivity occur, please bathe your pet with mild soap and rinse with large amounts of water. If signs persist, consult a veterinarian immediately. The most common signs of ingestion are foaming at the mouth and excessive salivation.
What special precautions are there:
For external use only. Do not use on puppies or kittens less than 12 weeks of age, or those under 4 lbs. As with any product, consult your veterinarian before using the product on debilitated, aged, pregnant or nursing animals or animals known to be sensitive to pesticides.
If in Eyes: Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes and then continue rinsing. Call a poison control center for further treatment advice.
If on Skin or Clothing: Take off contaminated clothes. Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15-20 minutes. Call a poison control center for further treatment advice.
If Swallowed: Immediately call poison control. Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so. Have the person sip water if he or she is able. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
How should I store this product:
Store in original package in a cool dry place.Cautions:
Since they are different formulas, only use the Frontline Tritak For Dogs on your canine friends and Frontline Tritak For Cats on your feline housemates. Frontline Tritak For Dogs comes in four strengths based on the size of your dog. Use the right strength based on the size of your dog to ensure proper dosage. Do not apply Frontline Tritak more than once every thirty days.Frontline Tritak is the NEW product from Frontline. This is a monthly topical that protects dogs and cats from fleas and ticks. Be sure not to wash your pets 2 days before or 2 days after applying this product