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Popantel Tapeworm Tablets

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For the Treatment of:
Dipylidium caninum (common flea tapeworm)
Taenia taeniaeformis
Taenia ovis
Taenia hydatigena
Spirometra erinacei (zipper worm)
Echinococcus granulosus (hydatid Tapeworm)

Active Constituents Praziquantel 50 mg/tablet.

The Popantel Tapeworm Tablet is quarter scored for easy breaking and more accurate dosage in cats and small dogs.

Precautions: Due to the nature of Praziquantel, some cats may salivate after treatment - this is transient.

Directions for Use: Dose is 1 tablet/10 kg for most tapeworms. In cases of infection with Spirometra erinacei (zipper worm) the dose rate should be increased to 1 tablet/2.5 kg.
For Hydatid Tapeworm Control in Dogs: Treat every 6 weeks Other Tapeworms: Treat every 3 months and treat your pet regularly for fleas.

In cases of zipper worm dogs and cats should be discouraged from scavenging lizards, frogs and other intermediate hosts, or re-infections can occur rapidly.

Pregnant Bitches & Queens Treat prior to mating, 10 days before and 4 weeks after birth and then every 3 month


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