What is the recommended age for Iverhart Max Chew?
Puppies and dogs 8 weeks of age and older.
Is Iverhart Max Chew labeled for use in pregnant dogs?
No. The safe use of this product has not been evaluated in pregnant or lactating dogs.
Does a dog need to chew Iverhart Max Chew?
No. The chew can be offered by hand or added, intact, to a small amount of dog food. Care should be taken to ensure that the dog consumes the complete dose.
What if a dog vomits soon after giving Iverhart Max Chew or if the owner is not sure the entire dose was consumed?
Per the label, “if it is suspected that any of the dose has been lost, redosing is recommended.”
Is Iverhart Max Chew labeled for whipworms?
No. The labeled indications for this product includes certain species of hookworms, roundworms and tapeworms.
Does Iverhart Max Chew contain any beef?
No, Iverhart Max Chew contains hydrolyzed poultry liver as part of the bacon flavor palatability enticer. There are no beef or pork proteins in the product, only poultry.
Are there any additional animal proteins other than the hydrolyzed poultry liver in the Iverhart Max Chew?
No, there are no other animal proteins.
Are there any grains present in Iverhart Max Chew?
No whole grains are used in the production of Iverhart Max Chew. The sucrose, corn starch, croscarmellose sodium and magnesium stearate are all plant based. Corn oil and soybean oil are also present in the chews.
Can Iverhart Max Chew be promoted as hypoallergenic in dogs allergic to chicken as it contains hydrolyzed poultry liver?
No, while the poultry protein in this product is hydrolyzed, there is no information or studies to show whether it may or may not trigger an allergic reaction in patients that are allergic to chicken. There is no information as to the molecular weight ranges for the poultry protein in Iverhart Max Chew.
Are the active ingredients in Iverhart Max Chew evenly distributed throughout the chew?
Yes, the active ingredients are evenly distributed throughout the chew. By necessity to pass quality tests for release, ingredients must be evenly dispersed throughout each batch and, therefore, each chew. It is off label use to split the chew and is not recommended.
What is the shelf-life for Iverhart Max Chew?
The shelf-life for Iverhart Max Chew is 30 months from the date of manufacture.
Can Iverhart Max Chew be used in cats?
No. Iverhart Max Chew is indicated for use in dogs only according to label directions.