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Simparica Chewable Tablets for Dogs

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What are Simparica Chewable Tablets for Dogs?

Simparica Chewable Tablets for Dogs are an effective, safe medicine used to protect dogs against fleas and ticks. Fast-acting, the tablets provide rapid relief and start killing fleas within 3 hours and ticks within 8 hours. The treatment lasts for 35 days so monthly use is sufficient to keep your dog protected year-round.

This medicine works rapidly on existing flea infestations and is also suitable for dogs with flea allergies. Its fast action means that fleas are killed before they can lay eggs, which stops the life cycle of the parasite and prevents infestation of your home.

You may also wish to use this medication in combination with a household spray to ensure that any larvae are eliminated from your house and its soft furnishings.

The medicine has been developed specifically for dogs. If you are looking to treat an infestation in a cat then be sure to request an appropriate alternative instead.

How does Simparica Chewable Tablets for Dogs work?

The active ingredient in Simparica Chewable Tablets for Dogs is sarolaner, which belongs to a group of medicines known as isoxazolines. It works by inhibiting parasites and their nervous system to kill them.

The active ingredient in Simparica Chewable Tablets for Dogs travels in your dog’s blood to reach the tissue fluids under your dog’s skin quickly. Once fleas and ticks bite your dog after giving them the medicine, the sarolaner enters their system and over-stimulates them until they die.

Instructions for Simparica Chewable Tablets for Dogs

When you receive the medication, it’s important to read and understand the dosage instructions. The strength and dose of the medication will depend on the size of your pet.

Always use medications as directed by your vet. The tablets should be given orally, either offered by hand or in food, and dosage guides are dependent on body weight. Dosage guidelines are based on body weight.

For dogs weighing between 1.3 and 2.5kg, the dose is 5mg tablets. For dogs weighing between 2.5 and 5kg, the dose is 10mg tablets. For dogs weighing between 5 and 10kg, the dose is 20mg tablets. For dogs weighing between 10 and 20kg, the dose is 40mg tablets. For dogs weighing between 20 and 40kg, the dose is 80mg tablets. For dogs weighing between 40 and 60kg, the dose is 120mg tablets.

You should treat your dog with Simparica Chewable Tablets for Dogs once-a-month to ensure long-lasting, ongoing protection against flea and tick infestations. It should only be used in dogs over the age of 8 weeks.

How to order Simparica Chewable Tablets for Dogs

Simparica Chewable Tablets for Dogs is a prescription-only medication, which means you will first need a valid prescription from a vet before your order will be dispatched. You can still add the item to your basket, checkout and pay but we won’t be able to send the order out until we’ve received the prescription.

Start by getting a prescription from a vet and then place your order for the recommended medication. Our team will check the prescription against the item ordered to ensure its suitability. Once this has been approved, your order will be dispatched from our pharmacy to your chosen delivery method.

We offer a range of delivery methods with next day delivery available so you can have your order with you quickly and discreetly.