Drontal Plus - Tasty Bone - Dog Worming Tablet - Pack of 6 Tablets
Drontal Plus Flavour Tablets for Dogs
For the control of the following gastrointestinal tapeworms and roundworms in dogs and puppies over 12 weeks of age
Toxocara canis, Toxascaris leonina (adult and late immature forms).
Uncinaria stenocephala, Ancylostoma caninum (adults)
Trichuris vulpis (adults)
Echinococcus spp., Taenia spp., Dipylidium caninum (adult and immature forms)
mg per tablet
Artificial beef flavour irradiated
Adverse reactions (frequency and seriousness)
In very rare cases slight and transient digestive tract disorders such as vomiting and/or diarrhoea may occur. In individual cases these signs can be accompanied by nonspecific signs such as lethargy, anorexia or hyperactivity.
Consult a veterinary surgeon before treating pregnant animals for roundworms.
The product may be used during lactation
Amount(s) to be administered and administration route
The recommended dose rates are: 15 mg/kg bodyweight febantel, 14.4 mg/kg pyrantel and 5 mg/kg praziquantel. This is equivalent to 1 tablet per 10 kg (22 lbs) bodyweight.
Puppies and Small Dogs:
3-5 kg bodyweight
= ½ tablet
>5-10 kg bodyweight
>10-15 kg bodyweight
= 1 ½ tablets
>15-20 kg bodyweight
= 2 tablets
>20-25 kg bodyweight
= 2 ½ tablets
>25-30 kg bodyweight
= 3 tablets
>30-35 kg bodyweight
= 3 ½ tablets
>35-40 kg bodyweight
= 4 tablets
For oral administration, the tablets can be given to the dog or disguised in food. No starvation is needed before, or after, treatment.
For routine worm control adult dogs should be treated every 3 months.
For routine treatment a single dose is recommended.
In the event of heavy roundworm infestation a repeat dose should be given after 14 days.
Interaction with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction
Do not use simultaneously with piperazine compounds.