Certifect for Dogs - Certifect Flea and Tick Control
Certifect for Dogs - Description
Certifect for dogs is a fast acting, topical 'spot-on' application for the treatment and prevention of flea and tick infestation. Certifect has a rapid onset of action starting to kill ticks within 6 hours, completely killing them in 18 hours. It kills ticks known to transmit Lyme disease, Babesiosis, Rocky Mountain spotted fever and ehrlichiosis. It has the same effective flea control as found in Frontline plus, killing adult fleas, flea eggs and larvae. Each application gives one whole month of protection. It is still effective after swimming or bathing. It can be used on puppies from 8 weeks of age and is safe to use on breeding, pregnant or lactating animals.
Side A - FIPRONIL 9.8% & (S)-METHOPRENE 8.8%
Side B – AMITRAZ 22.1%
Directions of Use
For use on dogs and puppies 8 weeks or older. Select the appropriate pipette size for the weight of your dog. Remove pipette from blister pack. Cut off the pipette tip with a pair of scissors. Place the pipette tip through the animal’s hair to the skin level. Apply the contents of the pipette in two spots on the animal’s skin, half way down the neck and at the base of the neck. Use only one applicator per treatment. This product packaged in doses for dogs and puppies in small 5 – 22 lbs (2 to10kg), medium 23-44 lbs (10-20kg), large 45-88 lbs (20-40kg) and extra large 89 – 132 lbs (40-60kg).
Possible Side Effects
The manufacturer advises that some dogs may experience temporary lethargy and irritation at the site of product application. If signs persist or become more severe within a few days of application, consult a veterinarian immediately. It appears that some dogs may experience more severe symptoms with sores developing at the site of application and severe lethargy. Older animals and those with underlying diseases are more commonly affect. Because of these potential side effects we recommend you consult your veterinarian before using this product on your pets.
This product is for external use on dogs and puppies 8 weeks or older and weighing more than 5 lbs. Do not apply more often than once per month. Do not use Certifect on dogs diagnosed with heart disease or diabetes. Consult a veterinarian before using on medicated animals, animals using this product with other pesticides, and debilitated or aged animals. Certifect is safe for use on pregnant and lactating animals. This product is flammable. Keep away from heat and open flame. This product causes eye irritation in humans and is harmful if swallowed. Avoid contact with skin. Call poison information center if swallowed. If on skin, wash with plenty of soap and water. If in eyes, flush with plenty of water. This product is extremely toxic to cats. DO NOT USE ON CATS.