MILBEMYCIN OXIME/PRAZIQUANTEL GIVES PARASITES IN DOGS A ONE-TWO PUNCH
Interceptor® Plus (milbemycin oxime/praziquantel) brings together two powerful active ingredients, milbemycin oxime and praziquantel, that combine for a safe and effective medicine to protect your dog against 5 types of dangerous parasites.
Veterinarians have trusted milbemycin oxime, one of the active ingredients in Interceptor Plus, for more than 25 years.1 It’s a safe way to prevent heartworm disease in dogs as well as treat and control adult hookworm, roundworm and whipworm infections in dogs.
Praziquantel, the other active ingredient in Interceptor Plus, has been approved for treating tapeworms in dogs for more than 35 years.2 Interceptor Plus demonstrated 100% efficacy in controlled studies against 4 types of adult tapeworms: Taenia pisiformis, Echinococcus multilocularis, Echinococcus granulosus and Dipylidium caninum.
Interceptor Plus prevents heartworm disease (D. immitis) and treats and controls adult hookworm (A. caninum), roundworm (T. canis, T. leonina), whipworm (T. vulpis) and tapeworm infections (T. pisiformis, E. multilocularis, E. granulosus and D. caninum) in dogs and puppies 6 weeks or older and 2 pounds or greater.
IMPORTANT SAFETY INFORMATION
Treatment with fewer than 6 monthly doses after the last exposure to mosquitoes may not provide complete heartworm prevention. Prior to administration of Interceptor Plus (milbemycin oxime/praziquantel), dogs should be tested for existing heartworm infections. The safety of Interceptor Plus has not been evaluated in dogs used for breeding or in lactating females. The following adverse reactions have been reported in dogs after administration of milbemycin oxime or praziquantel: vomiting, diarrhea, depression/lethargy, ataxia, anorexia, convulsions, weakness, and salivation. Please see full Interceptor Plus product information for complete safety information or contact your veterinarian.