This puts you and your family at risk too! Advocate not only kills adult roundworms and hookworms, but also immature adult and larval stages of these worms, breaking the lifecycle. Advocate is the only flea, heartworm and worm protection product that kills lungworms in cat.
Do you need worming tablets with advocate?
Products such as Advocate and Stronghold, which are effective against some worms, only require worming with Milbemax/Droncit every 6 months. If Frontline is used, then worming is advised every 1-3 months.
Does advocate treat tapeworm?
Advocate – a monthly spot on that treats fleas, heartworm and intestinal worms except for tapeworm.
Is advocate a flea and worm treatment?
Advocate Spot-on for Small Dogs is a broad spectrum combined flea and worm treatment. It is effective against fleas, flea larvae, lungworm, roundworm, hookworm, whipworm and heartworm.
Does flea medicine kill worms?
It not only kills intestinal parasites, it also protects against heartworm disease as well as fleas (adults and eggs), ticks, and some mites.
How long does advocate take to kill worms?
The moxidectin component which is effective internally against heartworms, lungworms and worms is rapidly absorbed (<24 hours).
What worms does advocate not cover?
It protects against fleas, lice, mites and internal worms including Lungworm. It does not cover tapeworms which are a lower risk and can easily be treated with a 3 monthly wormer such as Drontal alongside your Advocate.
Is advocate a good Wormer?
The powerful ingredients in Advocate provide fast relief from fleas, prevent deadly heartworm and help protect your dog and your family from most intestinal worms including roundworms, hookworms and whipworm.
Does advocate have side effects?
What are the risks associated with Advocate? In both cats and dogs, the most common side effects are local reactions at the site of application, such as temporary itchiness, and on rare occasions, greasy fur and redness of the skin. Vomiting has also occurred rarely.
How long does advocate take to kill ear mites?
How quickly does it take for ear mite treatment to work? The ear mite life cycle takes 21 days. To ensure all mite eggs have been eliminated treatment needs to continue for a minimum of 3 weeks.
Is advocate the best flea treatment?
Advocate is your best choice if you want all-in-one protection against fleas, heartworm and most common intestinal worms. In cats and dogs, Advocate protects against: Fleas. Heartworm.
How often should advocate be given?
Advocate should be administered monthly for six consecutive months. The product should be administered monthly for four consecutive months. In areas endemic for heartworm, monthly treatment may significantly reduce the risk of re-infection caused by the respective roundworms and hookworms.
Is Advocate flea treatment waterproof?
Both Advantix and Advocate are completely waterproof hence, your dog can swim, get wet, even be bathed without the need for re-application of the treatment.
How much does it cost for flea and worm treatment at vets?
Flea and worming treatments: $120.
Can you get worms from sleeping with your cat?
It’s also possible for tapeworms to be transmitted directly from pets to humans; we can become infected with the flea tapeworm if we eat an infected flea by accident, often through playing or sleeping with our pet.
Does Advantage 2 prevent worms?
Interrupts flea cycle at the egg and larval stage, prevents heartworm, treats and controls intestinal worms such as Adult Hookworm, Adult Roundworm and Adult Whipworm. Recommended use in dogs over 2 weeks of age, weighing more than 1 kg.