Heartgard Plus Soft Chew for Dogs, up to 25 lbs, (Blue Box)
Heartgard Plus Soft Chew for Dogs, up to 25 lbs. is a heartworm preventative that kills heartworms and also helps treat and control roundworms and hookworms. It comes in a delicious once-a-month, real-beef chew that dogs love and is safe for puppies 6 weeks and older. Head back to the dog park, reassured that your dog is protected from nasty parasites with this heartworm preventative that's trusted over 2 billion times! 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.
HEARTGARD Plus (ivermectin/pyrantel) Chewables contain two active ingredients, ivermectin and pyrantel, that work together to prevent heartworm disease and treat and control hookworms and roundworms. For dogs and puppies 6 weeks of age and older regardless of weight.
Possible Side Effects
In clinical field trials with HEARTGARD Plus (ivermectin/pyrantel), vomiting or diarrhea within 24 hours of dosing was rarely observed (1.1% of administered doses). The following adverse reactions have been reported following the use of HEARTGARD Plus: Depression/lethargy, vomiting, anorexia, diarrhea, mydriasis, ataxia, staggering, convulsions and hypersalivation.
Drug & Food Interactions
In clinical trials, many commonly used flea collars, dips, shampoos, anthelmintics, antibiotics, vaccines and steroid preparations have been administered with Heartgard Plus in a heartworm disease preventive program.
HEARTGARD Plus (ivermectin/pyrantel) Chewables are well tolerated. All dogs should be tested for heartworm infection before starting a preventive program. Following the use of HEARTGARD Plus, digestive and neurological side effects have rarely been reported. For more information, contact your veterinarian or refer to the full prescribing information.
|Color on Box||Weight Range||Strength||Dosage||Product Page|
|BLUE||Up to 25 lbs||68 mcg Ivermectin & 57 mg Pyrantel||Administered orally at monthly intervals||✓-Click Here|
|GREEN||26 to 50 lbs||136 mcg Ivermectin & 114 mg Pyrantel||Administered orally at monthly intervals||✓-Click Here|
|BROWN||51 to 100 lbs||272 mcg Ivermectin & 227 mg Pyrantel||Administered orally at monthly intervals||✓-Click Here|
FOR USE WITH
Dogs - 6 weeks or older
GENERIC NAMEIvermectin, Pyrantel Pamoate
COMMON BRAND NAME(S)Heartgard Plus
LIFESTAGENursing, Puppy, Adult, Senior
BREED SIZEExtra Small & Toy Breeds, Small Breeds
PRODUCT FORMSoft Chew
STRENGTH68 mcg Ivermectin and 57 mg Pyrantel
HEALTH CONDITIONHeartworms, Roundworms, Hookworms