Drontal for dogs: instructions for use, price, how to give, composition
- 07 Nov 10:30
- Animal Care
Drontal for dogs is a drug that can be used both for preventing and treating a dog from worms. For preventive purposes it is necessary three to four times a year to give a dog a tablet Drontala.
- As part of Drontal
- Expect a dose of medicine
- Useful video on topic
- How to give medicine to dog
It is also prescribed for nematode or cestode( helminth infection).This is a very effective anti-glycemic agent that is used successfully by dog breeders for the treatment and prevention of dogs of any breed.
As part of Drontal
The product contains active components:
These substances help fight round and ribbon worms. Getting into the body of the tablet completely dissolves in the intestines and diverges throughout the body, providing maximum cleansing of the worms. Drontal affects the muscles of worms, destroys their cells, resulting in paralysis and death. In addition to the main components in the composition of drugs include starch and flavors.
Expect a dose of medicines
According to the Drontal Instructions for Dogs, dosage of drugs depends on the weight of the animal. In order to calculate how much you need the pills to the pet, you must proceed from the following parameters: one tablet is intended for an animal weighing 10 kg. Accordingly, if the dog weighs more, then the tablets will need more. For small dogs, the pill is crushed and given parts.
So, if the weight of the dog:
- less than 2 kg - give a quarter of the pill;
- is less than 5 kg - just half a tablet;
- over 10 kg - two tablets are required;
- over 20 kg - you need three pills.
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How to give medicine to the dog
A huge advantage is that the medicine is specially adapted for animals and has a taste of meat. This eliminates the need to drink the animal with medicines by force or chop it into food. Usually the animal eats the tablet on its own without any problems. Drontal give the dog in the morning along with food.
You do not need to give laxatives before, you do not need to go hungry before taking Drontal.
For small puppies, the drug is released in suspensions.
For preventive purposes, a four-year annual course is usually prescribed. It is also useful to give the dog a medicine before pairing. You can eat a dog before the birth of puppys. In this case, give the pill 10 days before the offspring.
Another benefit of the drug is the lack of contraindications. It will not hurt the old and weakened animals. Drontal is also safe for pregnant and lactating dogs.
Price Drontala for dogs( one tablet) ranges from 40 to 80 rubles. You can buy the package entirely. It contains 6 pieces of pills.
According to numerous dog breeders' opinions, Drontal's pills are easily transmitted by dogs, they take them without problems. If, however, in some cases, the pupil refuses the medicine, he will have to give it by force. Do it in an effective way: dissolve the tablet in water, then place the solution in a syringe, from which it is necessary to remove the needle beforehand. The next step is to inject the medicine into the animal's mouth.