Fiproclear - Spot on for Fleas & Ticks - For Small Dogs weighing 2-10kgs
One pipette contains: Active substance: Fipronil
For the treatment of infestations by fleas (Ctenocephalides felis). The product shows immediate insecticidal effect and persistent insecticidal activity against new infestations by adult fleas for up to 8 weeks.
The product has a persistent acaricidal efficacy against Ixodes ricinus for up to 2 weeks, Rhipicephalus sanguineus for up to 3 weeks and Dermacentor reticulatus for up to 4 weeks. If ticks of these species are present when the product is applied, all ticks will not be killed within the first 48 hours but they may be killed within a week.
The product can be used as part of a treatment programme for Flea Allergy Dermatitis where this has been previously diagnosed by a Veterinary Surgeon.
Do not use in dogs weighing less than 10 kg.
In the absence of available data, the product should not be used in puppies less than 8 weeks old.
Do not use in sick (systemic diseases, fever…) or convalescent animals.
Do not use in rabbits, as adverse reactions and even death could occur.
This product is specifically developed for dogs. Do not use in cats, as this could lead to overdosing.
This product can cause mucous membrane and eye irritation. Therefore, contact of the product with the mouth and eyes should be avoided.
Fipronil may adversely affect aquatic organisms. Dogs should not be allowed to swim in watercourses for 2 days after application.
Adverse reactions (frequency and seriousness)
If licking occurs, a brief period of hypersalivation may be observed due mainly to the nature of the carrier.
Among the extremely rare suspected adverse reactions, transient cutaneous reactions at the application site (skin discoloration, local alopecia, pruritus, erythema) and general pruritus or alopecia have been reported after use. Exceptionally, hypersalivation, reversible neurological signs (hyperaesthesia, depression, nervous signs), vomiting or respiratory signs have been observed after use.
Do not overdose.
Method of Administration:
Hold upright. Tap the narrow part of the pipette to ensure the contents are within the main body of the pipette. Break back the snap-off top from the spot-on pipette along the scored line. Part the coat between the shoulder blades until the skin is visible. Place the tip of the pipette on the skin and squeeze gently at one or two spots to empty its contents onto the skin.