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Interceptor Tablets for Dogs 26-50 lbs & Cats 6.1-12 lbs, 6 treatments

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Description

Your furry friend must have a current heartworm test result on file with your veterinarian in order to be prescribed heartworm medication. Please visit your veterinarian to have this test performed annually to protect your four-legged friend. Interceptor flavor tabs are a monthly, broad-spectrum parasiticide prescribed by your vet to help prevent heartworm disease. Plus, it treats and controls adult roundworm, adult hookworm, adult whipworm and adult tapeworm. It comes in a tasty tablet form, so you can give it to your pet as a tasty treat, or add it to her food for a boost of flavor.

Uses

For prevention of heartworm disease and the removal of adult roundworm and hookworm infections.

Possible Side Effects

Please contact your veterinarian if the following adverse reactions occur: depression/lethargy, vomiting, ataxia, anorexia, diarrhea, convulsions, weakness, and hypersalivation.

Drug & Food Interactions

Do not give Interceptor to your pet if your pet is already taking an alternate heartworm medication. Talk to your veterinarian about any other drugs your pet is taking before starting this medication.

Precautions

Do not use in pets less than four weeks of age and less than two pounds of body weight. Prior to initiation of this medication, pets should be tested for existing heartworm infections. Infected pets should be treated to remove adult heartworms and microfilariae prior to initiating treatment. Mild, transient hypersensitivity reactions manifested as labored respiration, vomiting, salivation and lethargy, have been noted in some treated pets carrying a high number of circulating microfilariae. Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children.

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  • Item Number
    146148
  • Brand

    Interceptor

  • Dosage Measure

    Use according to your veterinarian's instructions.

  • Generic Name

    Milbemycin Oxime

  • Common Brand Name(s)

    Interceptor

  • For Use With

    Dogs & Cats

  • Brand

    Elanco

  • Breed Size

    Medium Breeds

  • Product Form

    Chewable Tablet

  • Health Condition

    Heartworms, Hookworms, Roundworms, Whipworms

  • Drug Type

    Parasiticide

Ingredients
Ingredients

Milbemycin Oxime

Instructions
Recommended Dosage

Interceptor is given orally, once a month. Consult your veterinarian for proper dosing instructions. Do not use in puppies less than four weeks of age and less than two pounds. The first dose should be given within one month after first exposure to mosquitoes and continue regular use until at least one month after the end of mosquito season.

Storage Instructions

Interceptor tabs should be stored at room temperature, between 59° - 77°F.

INTERCEPTOR should be administered orally, once every month. For heartworm prevention, give once monthly for at least 6 months after exposure to mosquitoes.

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  • Always works for us

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    We've been using Interceptor for a couple months now and it has kept our pup parasite free! Minus fleas and ticks that is, we use Simparica for that. We love the coverage that Interceptor has, doing everything but the above mentioned and tape worms which come from infected fleas. We used interceptor plus (which does cover tapes) the previous year but unfortunately my pup is allergic to chicken so can no longer have that added protection. She has never had any parasites while on this method of prevention though!

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  • Works as intended

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    The medicine was easy to order and came in a good amount of time. My dog took the medicine easily and has not shown any negative effects. Overall pleased with the purchase. Chewy's prices are a little less expensive than competitors.

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  • Trifexis but cheaper

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    I was originally looking at getting trifexis. My cocker spaniel had a terrible reaction to heart guard and nexguard, but had did well with the sample of trifexis. While researching I found interceptor and that it is made by the same people as trifexis and has the same active ingredient for heartworms minus the flea medicine in it. I live in arizona and do not have a problem with fleas so I was sold. Happy to say for much cheaper my dog is protected and had no reaction at all to taking it.

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  • No chicken!

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    So glad this formula is not made with chicken, but artificial beef flavor made from pork! My poor Aussie has allergies and is severly allergic to chicken.

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  • best price on the internet!

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    Great price. A much lower price than my vet charges.

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