Frontline Top Spot Flea Control for Small Dogs (3-pack)
Frontline Top Spot Flea Control provides month-long protection for dogs and puppies that weigh 1-22 pounds. It kills 100% of adult fleas within 24-48 hours and all stages of four major ticks, including those that may carry Lyme disease. It also controls fleas that may cause flea allergy dermatitis. Frontline Top Spot Flea Control is fast-acting, long-lasting and waterproof. It is safe to use on dogs and puppies 10 weeks of age and older.
- 3-pack (3 topical monthly treatments)
- Flea control lasts up to one month
- Prevents re-infestation
- Kills adult fleas before they lay eggs
- Kills 100% of fleas within 24-48 hours
- Controls fleas that may cause flea allergy dermatitis
- Kills all stages of 4 major ticks, inlcuding those that may carry Lyme disease
- Waterproof even after bathing, swimming and grooming
- For dogs 1-22 pounds
- Safe for puppies and dogs 10 weeks and older
Brand Name: Frontline Top Spot For Dogs and Puppies (Merial)
Active Ingredient(s): Fipronil (9.7%), Inert ingredients (90.3%)
What is this product used for?
Frontline provides convenient and effective flea and tick control for dogs and puppies. It is effective against all stages of the brown dog tick, the American dog tick, lone star tick and deer ticks (the major carrier of Lyme disease).
Frontline is a non-prescription (OTC) product.
How should this product be used?
For use on dogs and puppies 10 weeks or older. Place the applicator tip through the animal's hair to the skin level between the shoulder blades. Apply the entire contents of the applicator in a single spot to the animal's skin. Use only one applicator per treatment. This product packaged in doses for dogs and puppies up to 22 lbs, dogs 23-44 lbs, dogs 45-88 lbs and dogs 89-132 lbs. Do not reapply for 30 days.
What are the side effects?
Pets may experience some temporary irritation at the site of product application. If signs persist or become more severe within a few days of application, consult a veterinarian immediately.
What special precautions are there?
This product is for external use on dogs and puppies 10 weeks or older. Consult a veterinarian before using on medicated animals, animals using this product with other pesticides, and debilitated, aged, pregnant or nursing animals. This product is flammable. Keep away from heat and open flame. This product is harmful to humans if swallowed. Call a physician or poison control center. Drink 1 or 2 glasses of water and induce vomiting unless patient is unconscious. This product can cause eye injury. Flush eyes with plenty of water. Call a physician if irritation persists. Avoid contact with skin, eyesor clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling.
In the event of overdose:
Contact your veterinarian or veterinary emergency room.
How should I store this product?
Store this product at room temperature. Store in the original container only. To dispose wrap original container in several layers of newspaper and discard in trash. Keep out of the reach of children and pets. This information sheet is for educational purposes only and is intended to be a supplement to, and not a substitute for, the expertise and professional judgment of your veterinarian. The information is NOT to be used for diagnosis or treatment of your pet. You should always consult your own veterinarian for specific advice concerning the treatment of your pet. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, warnings, allergic reactions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for your pet. It is not a substitute for a veterinary exam, and it does not replace the need for services provided by your veterinarian."