Generic Heartgard (Heartguard) for Dogs
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Generic Heartgard – Nuheart for Dogs
Nuheart Heartworm tablets for Dogs contain the active ingredient Ivermectin and is a monthly tablet given for the prevention of heartworm disease in dogs. It is a generic version of Heartgard tablets. The active ingredient - Ivermectin is exactly the same as that found in Heartgard and each tablet contains exactly the same amount of the ingredient. The tablets are meat flavored and are readily accepted by dogs. For difficult dogs Nuheart tablets can be dissolved in a small amount of water and mixed in the pet's food. Nuheart Heartworm tablets for Dogs are given once a month for the prevention of heartworm disease caused by Dirofilaria Immitis in dogs. Nuheart eliminates the heartworm larvae that has infected the dog during the previous month. Heartworm is spread by infected mosquitoes. Heartworm disease is very serious and can cause death. Treatment is very involved, complex and expensive, therefore prevention is preferable to the cure.