Canine Dewormer - For dogs only, 6 weeks and older.
- For the treatment and control of:
- Tapeworms (Taenia pisiformis)
- Roundworms (Toxocara canis, Toxascaris leonina)
- Hookworms (Ancylostoma caninum, Uncinaria stenocephala)
- Whipworms (Trichuris vulpis)
Directions: The daily dose for Safe-Guard Canine is 50 mg/kg (22.7 mg/lb.) of body weight. You should weigh your dog to make sure you are using the right dose; i.e. correct gm amount and appropriate number of pouches.
- Your dog must be treated with the following dose for 3 days in a row.
- 10 lb. dog - use 1 gm pouch (daily dose)
- 11 to 20 lb. dog - use 2 gm pouch
- 21 to 30* lb. dog - use 1 gm + 2 gm pouch
- 31 to 40 lb. dog - use 4 gm pouch
- 41 to 50* lb. dog - use 1 gm + 4 gm pouch
- 51 to 60* lb. dog - use 2 gm + 4 gm pouch
- 61 to 80* lb. dog - use two 4 gm pouches
- Over 80* lb. dog - *combine pouches to obtain recommended daily dosage
- Weaned pups (6-8 weeks of age) should be dewormed at 6, 8, 10 and 12 weeks of age.
- Treat the dam at the same time as the puppies.
- Dogs over 6 months of age should be dewormed at least twice each year.
- Repeat the dose for 3 days in a row.
Diagnosis of Parasites: Consult your veterinarian for help in the diagnosis, treatment and control of parasitism. Specific diagnoses require laboratory testing. Dogs can become infected with several different kinds of tapeworms. Safe-Guard Canine only kills Taenia species of tapeworms. If you continue to see tapeworm segments in your dog's stool after treatment with Safe-Guard Canine, consult your veterinarian.
Roundworms and hookworms may pose serious human health risks; regular deworming may help reduce those risks.
Adverse Reactions: In U.S. clinical studies 3 of 240 dogs (about 1% of the treated dogs) had vomiting associated with the use of the product.
Storage: Store at controlled room temperature 68-77°F (20-25°C).HUMAN WARNING: Keep out of reach of children.