Do you need a vet prescription for Comfortis?
Comfortis® (spinosad) requires a prescription from your veterinarian, who is your best source of advice about your pet’s health care. Ask your veterinarian about Comfortis for your dog or cat. Once prescribed by your veterinarian, purchase your 12-month, 6-month, or 3-month supply of Comfortis.
Can you give Comfortis to cats?
Comfortis is approved for use in cats 14 weeks of age or older and 4.1 pounds of body weight or greater. It’s safe for dogs 14 weeks of age or older and 5.0 pounds of body weight or greater.
Can cats take Simparica?
Do not use SIMPARICA in cats. SIMPARICA should not be used in dogs less than 6 months of age (see Animal Safety).
How old do cats have to be to take Comfortis?
Comfortis is approved for use in cats 14 weeks of age or older and 4.1 pounds of body weight or greater and dogs 14 weeks of age or older and 5.0 pounds of body weight or greater. For cats: The most common adverse reaction recorded in clinical trials was vomiting.
Are there any Comfortis flea tablets for dogs?
Comfortis Chewable Flea Tablets for Dogs and Cats are flavoured chewable tablets for easy oral administration indicated for the treatment and prevention of flea infestations. *Based on UK Mainland Delivery. For more information, view our Delivery & Returns page
How many mg of Comfortis are in a tablet?
Comfortis Chewable Tablets (270 mg) COMFORTIS chewable tablets (spinosad) are available in six sizes of chewable flavoured tablets for oral administration to dogs and puppies 14 weeks of age and older according to their weight. Each chewable tablet is formulated to provide a minimum spinosad dosage of 30 mg/kg.
When is the best time to give Comfortis?
For free feeders (dogs or cats who nibble throughout the day), you might take food away at night, administer Comfortis first thing in the morning, then put the food back down. What if I miss a dose of Comfortis?
How old does a dog have to be to take Comfortis?
When you want to get rid of fleas, choose Comfortis. Comfortis is approved for use in cats 14 weeks of age or older and 4.1 pounds of body weight or greater and dogs 14 weeks of age or older and 5.0 pounds of body weight or greater.
What are the side effects of Comfortis for cats?
Other adverse reactions were: lethargy, decreased appetite, weight loss, and diarrhea. Use with caution with concomitant extra-label use of ivermectin. The safe use of Comfortis in breeding, pregnant, or lactating cats has not been evaluated. See Comfortis label for complete safety information.
When to use Comfortis to get rid of fleas?
In a field study conducted in households with existing flea infestations in dogs, flea count reductions of 97.9% were observed one month after the first treatment and 99.9% after three monthly treatments with Comfortis. 4 When you want to get rid of fleas, choose Comfortis.
Can you use Comfortis with heartworm preventatives?
Post-approval experience continues to support the safety of Comfortis when used concurrently with heartworm preventatives according to label directions. Use with caution in breeding females and dogs with pre-existing epilepsy. The safe use of Comfortis in breeding males has not been evaluated.