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Sentinel Flavor Tablets for Dogs, 51-100 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. Sentinel is a monthly oral preventive prescription that protects your pet against heartworms, adult roundworms, adult hookworms, whipworms and prevents the development of flea eggs. Best of all, this medication may also help protect your pal against heartworm disease and intestinal worms, all in a tasty, flavored tablet.

Uses

Sentinel Flavor Tabs are formulated for dogs and puppies, four weeks of age and older, and two pounds body weight or greater. It is also formulated to help prevent and control flea populations, and for the treatment and control of adult roundworm, hookworm and whipworm infections. Concurrent use of an adulticide product may be necessary for adequate control of adult fleas.

Possible Side Effects

The following adverse reactions have been reported in dogs alter giving Milbemycin Oxime or Lufenuron: vomiting, depression/lethargy, pruritus, urticaria, diarrhea, anorexia, skin congestion, ataxia, convulsions, hypersalivation, and weakness.

Drug & Food Interactions

Talk to your veterinarian about any other drugs your dog is taking before starting this medication.

Precautions

Do not use in puppies less than four weeks of age and less than two pounds of body weight. The temporary use of a product for adult fleas may be necessary to kill them. Not for use in humans. Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children.

  1. Prescribing Information

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  • Item Number
    146438
  • Brand

    Sentinel

  • Common Brand Name(s)

    Sentinel

  • Generic Name

    Milbemycin Oxime, Lufenuron

  • Dosage Measure

    Use according to your veterinarian's instructions.

  • For Use With

    Dogs

  • Brand

    Virbac

  • Breed Size

    Medium Breeds, Large Breeds

  • Product Form

    Tablet

  • Health Condition

    Heartworms, Roundworms, Hookworms, Whipworms, Fleas

  • Drug Type

    Parasiticide

Ingredients
Ingredients

Milbemycin Oxime, Lufenuron.

Instructions
Recommended Dosage

Sentinel Flavor Tabs are given orally, once a month, at the recommended minimum dosage of 0.23 mg/lb (0.5 mg/kg) milbemycin oxime and 4.55 mg/lb (10mg/kg) lufenuron. To ensure adequate absorption, always administer immediately after or in conjunction with a normal meal.

The chewables should be administered in a manner that encourages the dog to chew, rather than to swallow without chewing. Chewables may be broken into pieces and fed to dogs that normally swallow treats whole. Care should be taken that the dog consumes the complete dose, and treated animals should be observed a few minutes after administration to ensure that no part of the dose is lost or rejected. If it is suspected that any of the doses have been lost, redosing is recommended.

Heartworm Prevention: Sentinel Spectrum should be administered at monthly intervals beginning within 1 month of the dog’s first seasonal exposure to mosquitoes and continuing until at least 6 months after the dog’s last seasonal exposure. Sentinel Spectrum may be administered year-round without interruption. When switching from another heartworm preventative product to Sentinel Spectrum, the first dose of Sentinel Spectrum should be given within a month of the last dose of the former product.

Flea Treatment & Prevention: Treatment with Sentinel Spectrum may begin at any time of the year, preferably starting one month before fleas become active and continuing monthly through the end of flea season. In areas where fleas are common year-round, monthly treatment with Sentinel Spectrum should continue the entire year without interruption. To minimize the likelihood of flea reinfestation, it is important to treat all animals within a household with an approved flea protection product, as necessary.

Intestinal Nematode & Cestode treatment and control: Dogs may be exposed to and can become infected with roundworms, whipworms, hookworms, and tapeworms throughout the year, regardless of season or climate. Clients should be advised of appropriate measures to prevent reinfection of their dog with intestinal parasites. Because the prepatent period for E. multilocularis may be as short as 26 days, dogs treated at the labeled monthly intervals may become reinfected and shed eggs between treatments.

Storage Instructions

Store in a dry place at controlled room temperature between 59° - 77°F.

FAQ

How are Sentinel Spectrum and Sentinel Flavor Tabs different from other heartworm medications?

Not all heartworm medicines provide the same spectrum of parasite protection. Sentinel Flavor Tabs are chewable tablets that protect dogs against fleas, heartworms, roundworms, hookworms, and whipworms. Sentinel Spectrum is a soft, beef and bacon flavored chew that adds tapeworm protection to offer the broadest coverage available.

My dog weighs more than 100 pounds. Are Sentinel Specturm or Sentinel Flavor Tabs a good option for him?

Yes. Talk to your veterinarian about the appropriate dose for your pet.

My dog is a toy breed. Are Sentinel Specturm or Sentinel Flavor Tabs okay for his small size?

Yes. Both Sentinel Specturm and Sentinel Flavor Tabs offer a size that can be given to small dogs. Sentinel Spectrum has a size available for dogs weighing from 2–8 lbs and Sentinel Flavor Tabs has a size available for dogs weighing from 2–10 lbs.

I see a few fleas on my dog. Is the medication working?

You may see an occasional “hitchhiker” adult flea that your dog has picked up at the dog park or in the yard or other infested environments where 95% of the flea population lives in the form of eggs, maggot-like larvae, and pupae. Sentinel Specturm and Sentinel Flavor Tabs put an end to fleas before they become adults. You may need an adulticide, such as Effitix Topical Solution for Dogs, to treat occasional adult fleas.

Can I give either Sentinel Spectrum or Sentinel Flavor Tabs to my cat?

No, both Sentinel Spectrum and Sentinel Flavor Tabs are only approved for use in dogs.

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    As always, your products and shipping time are perfect. However in this case, my first time trying your pharmacy, I had a concern. The box you shipped it in, was not sealed very well at all. Box was fine, the tape was firmly sealed across the top, but not when it came to the tape needing to adhere to the sides. They were done with a gap! I was able to reach in through that gap and retrieve the medicine!

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    Have been using this product for 3 years, but it's so expensive from the vets, and other online pharmacies have been difficult to deal with. After an initial hiccup with the prescription not being received, the tablets were shipped straight away and arrived very quickly. And so much cheaper

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    Mostly recommended from the vet, we tried many other products for protection against heart worms and fleas, and my dog had responded to them with allergic reactions. For us Sentinel was the best choice. Now we use it for years and since then my dog has no itchy problem anymore.

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    We have been giving Sentinel to our dog and have not had any issues with heartworm. So far, we highly recommend this product and ordering it from Chewy. Chewy made the prescription verification process painless and sent our items immediately!

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  • Tablets work for us.

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    The tablets work for us in keeping my 70 lb. poodle healthy. But as far as they are a "flavor tab" goes, he will not chew them up. But they are a symmetrical shape and smooth so he lets me toss them to the back of his tongue, stroke this throat to make him swallow, and then get his treat.

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  • great tablets for my dog

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    Came quickly and Chewy got in touch with my vet right away. I even chatted on their live chat, and they were very knowledgable and helpful. Thanks again! I will continue to keep ordering through Chewy.

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  • Complete Protection

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    My retired racing Greyhound Gary is now protected from Heartworm, Fleas, Hookworm, Roundworm, and Whipworm. Our Greyhound is also a donor to a K-9 Blood Bank in Chicago

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  • Great price!

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    I’ve been using Sentinel for several years as the heart worm preventative for the dog. Chewy had a good price, plus a coupon for an even better deal.

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    My dog has been on Sentinel for years. I’ve always got it at the vet. Going through Chewy was wonderful. They contacted my vet for the prescription and all I did was order it. It was so easy and fast. Chewy is the best!

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    When my vet stopped carrying Sentinel I panicked a little because it has worked for Buddy for years. I didn’t want to switch him to something else, so Chewy was a life saver!

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