Nicole Oliver Lewis
How often do you give your dog the Programs Plus - just once a month? Please advise.
Our Vet Says:
plus is a monthly treatment, it is not necessary to administer earlier than 4
weeks. If you have a very heavy infestation of fleas you can administer Capstar.
Here is some more information about Capstar:
is indicated for the treatment of fleas on dogs and cats.
tablets are administered orally at a minimum recommended dose of 1mg/2.2lbs
tablets should be given orally, either directly into the mouth or mixed into a
small portion of food and given immediately. Administer on any day when fleas
are seen on the animal. No more than one treatment should be
given per day.
precautions for use
not use on animals less than 4 weeks old or weighing less than 2.2lbs
on fleas may be seen as soon as 15 minutes after administration. Between 95% and
100% efficacy is observed within the first 6 hours and 100% efficacy is reached
within 24 hours.
help prevent re-infestation, the additional use of a suitable treatment to
control immature stages of the flea life cycle in the environment is
is neither embryotoxic nor teratogenic. It can be given to animals at all stages
of pregnancy or lactation
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