Profender Topical Solution for Cats 2.2-5.5lbs - Rx
Bayer - It's the only dewormer that can be used on your cats' skin to treat and control common intestinal parasites.
Profender is a topical deworming medication that's prescribed by veterinarians to control and treat hookworms, roundworms, and tapeworms in our feline companions. It's the only dewormer that can be used on your cats' skin to treat and control common intestinal parasites. Plus, it's easy to use for every pet parent's convenience.
Profender Topical Solution is indicated for the treatment and control of hookworm infections caused by Ancylostoma tubaeforme (adults, immature adults, and fourth stage larvae), roundworm infections caused by Toxocara cati (adults and fourth stage larvae), and tapeworm infections caused by Dipylidium caninum (adults) and Taenia taeniaeformis (adults) in cats.
Possible Side Effects
In a controlled, double-masked field safety study, owners administered PROFENDER Topical Solution to 606 cats. Adverse reactions reported by the cat owners included licking/excessive grooming in 18 cats (3.0%), scratching treatment site in 15 cats (2.5%), salivation in 10 cats (1.7%), lethargy in 10 cats (1.7%), alopecia in 8 cats (1.3%), agitation/nervousness in 7 cats (1.2%), vomiting in 6 cats (1.0%), diarrhea in 3 cats (0.5%), eye irritation in 3 cats (0.5%), respiratory irritation in 1 cat (0.2%) and shaking/tremors in 1 cat (0.2%). All adverse reactions were self-limiting.
Drug & Food Interactions
Before using Profender, please inform your veterinarian about any medications or supplements your pet is currently taking.
Use with caution on sick or debilitated cats. HUMAN WARNINGS: Children should not contact application site for twenty-four (24) hours.
24 mg Emodepside and 96.1 mg Praziquantel.
Store at room temperature 59° - 86°F.
Color on Box Weight Range Volume Strength Dosage
Green 2.2-5.5 lbs 0.35 mL 7.5 mg Emodepside & 30 mg Praziquantel Administer single topical dose
Orange 5.5-11 lbs 0.70 mL 15 mg Emodepside & 60.1 mg Praziquantel Administer single topical dose
Purple 11-17.6 lbs 1.12 mL 24 mg Emodepside & 96.1 mg Praziquantel Administer single topical dose