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Bravecto For Medium Dogs (10-20kg)

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R 350,00

Product Info

Bravecto for Medium Dogs. (10-20kg)
-Fast acting - within 2 hours of dosing
-Protects for 12 weeks
-Unaffected by swimming and shampooing
-Safe for pregnant and lactating bitches
-Safe for puppies from 8 weeks of age
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Indications

For the treatment and prevention of tick, flea and mite infestations in dogs. Bravecto® kills adult, as well as juvenile ticks (larvae and nymphs). Bravecto® can be used as part of a treatment strategy for Flea Allergy Dermatitis (FAD). For the treatment of Demodicosis caused by Demodex spp. and Sarcoptic mange mites. In a controlled trial, treatment with fluralaner resulted in the complete removal of Demodex spp. mites from treated dogs. For the treatment of Otodectes spp. (ear mite) mite infestations.

Composition

Contains fluralaner equivalent to 25 to 56 mg/kg body weight.

Each chewable tablet contains:

  • Miniature Dogs: 112,5 mg
  • Small Dogs: 250 mg
  • Medium Dogs: 500 mg
  • Large Dogs: 1 000 mg
  • Extra-Large Dogs: 1 400 mg

Pharmacodynamic properties

Fluralaner is an acaricide and insecticide. It is efficacious against ticks (Ixodes spp., Dermacentor spp. , and Rhipicephalus sanguineus) and fleas (Ctenocephalides spp.) on the dog. Fluralaner is systemically active on target parasites. Contact activity against ticks and fleas is of minor relevance. Fluralaner is a potent inhibitor of parts of the arthropod nervous system by acting antagonistically on ligand-gated chloride channels (GABA-receptor and glutamate-receptor). In a molecular on target study, Fluralaner is not affected by dieldrin resistance. In vitro, Fluralaner overcomes resistance against amidines, organophosphates, cyclodienes, macrocyclic lactones, phenylpyrazoles, benzophenyl ureas, pyrethroids and carbamates. In vivo, Fluralaner is highly effective against fleas proven to be less susceptible to phenylpyrazole insecticides.

Pharmacokinetic particulars

Following oral administration, Fluralaner is readily absorbed reaching maximum plasma concentrations within one day. Food enhances the absorption. Fluralaner is systemically distributed and reaches the highest concentrations in the visceral fat, followed by liver, kidney and muscle. The prolonged persistence and slow elimination from plasma (t½ = 12 days) and the lack of extensive metabolism provide effective concentrations of Fluralaner for the duration of the inter-dosing interval, ensuring efficacy for 12 weeks. The major route of elimination is the excretion of unchanged Fluralaner in faeces (~90 % of the dose). Renal clearance is the minor route of elimination.

Warnings

  • Use with caution in dogs with pre-existing epilepsy.
  • Safety in puppies less than 8 weeks of age and/or dogs weighing less than 2 kg has not been established.
  • Keep the product in the original packaging until use.
  • Do not use in case of hypersensitivity to fluralaner or to any of the excipients.
  • KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN, UNINFORMED PERSONS AND ANIMALS.
  • Can be used in breeding, pregnant and lactating dogs.
  • Bravecto® is well tolerated in MDR1 dogs following oral administration.

Although this remedy has been extensively tested under a large variety of conditions, failure thereof may ensue as a result of a wide range of reasons. If this is suspected, seek veterinary advice and notify the registration holder.

Precautions:

  • Do not eat, drink or smoke while handling the product.
  • Wash hands thoroughly with soap and water immediately after use of the product.
  • Do not store with food, drinks, medication or household products.

Directions Of Use - Use ONLY As Directed

  • Administer tablets at or around the time of feeding for maximum effectiveness.
  • It can be mixed with food or given by hand since it is very palatable.
  • For optimal control of tick and flea infestation, BRAVECTO® should be administered at intervals of 12 weeks.
  • BRAVECTO® can be administered all year round.

Dosage:

Weight In kg Size Of Tablet

  • 2-4.5 / 112,5 mg for miniature dogs
  • 4,5 - 10 / 250 mg for small dogs
  • 10 – 20 / 500 mg for medium dogs
  • 20 – 40 / 1000 mg for large dogs
  • 40 - 56 / 1400 mg for x-large dogs
  • Within each weight range a whole tablet must be used.

For dogs more than 56 kg, use a combination of two tablets that most closely matches the body weight.

Overdose

BRAVECTO® was well tolerated following oral administration to puppies aged 8 - 9 weeks and weighing 2,0 - 3,6 kg at doses of up to 56, 168 and 280 mg Fluralaner/kg body weight (equivalent to 1, 3 and 5 times the maximum expected clinical dose) on 3 occasions at 8-week intervals. No treatment-related adverse effects were observed.

There were no findings on reproductive performance and offspring viability when up to 168 mg/kg of Fluralaner (equivalent to 3 times the maximum treatment dose) was administered orally to Beagle dogs.

Efficacy

BRAVECTO® was shown to be effective* against fleas and various tick species.

* Efficacy > 90 - 95 %

BRAVECTO® is indicated for the treatment of the following:

Ticks:(Ixodes ricinus, Ixodes hexagonus, Ixodus scapularis, Dermacentor reticulatus, Dermacentor variabilis and Rhipicephalus sanguineus)

Directly after treatment, at least 90 % of ticks on the dog are killed within 8 hours. During the whole treatment interval, at least 90 % of ticks on dogs are killed within 12 hours.

Fleas:Ctenocephalides felis

Directly after treatment, at least 95 % of fleas are killed within 8 hours. During the whole treatment interval, at least 95 % of fleas on dogs are killed within 12 hours.

Effect on immature stages

The product kills adult as well as juvenile ticks (larvae, nymphs). Newly emerged fleas on a dog are killed before viable eggs are produced. An in vitro study also demonstrated that very low concentrations of Fluralaner stop the production of viable eggs by fleas.

Control of Flea Infestations and Flea Allergy Dermatitis (FAD)

The flea life cycle is broken due to the rapid onset action and long lasting efficacy against adult fleas on the animal and the absence of viable egg production. BRAVECTO® effectively controls environmental flea populations in areas to which the dog has access. BRAVECTO® can be used as part of a treatment strategy for flea allergy dermatitis (FAD).

Presentation

Light to dark brown chewable tablet with a smooth or slightly rough surface and circular shape. Some marbling, speckles or both may be visible. Packaged in aluminium foil blister with aluminium foil lid stock.

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1 month ago
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This is the only product that really works. We have been trying everything that we could get our hands on to try and get control over the tick and flea situation that we have and Bravecto is the only product that works for our 5 dogs. Amazing
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1 month ago
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Best tick and flea product ever no question.
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2 months ago
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I use bravecto every 3 months for my cats and dogs, I can honestly say they have never had a tick attached to them since converting , I’d highly recommend. I’d also recommend Vet Express , fast delivery and cheaper than anywhere else I’ve searched.
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2 months ago
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I swear my dogs look forward to getting their Bravecto every 3 months lol, as soon as they come out of the box they are sitting there waiting for their treats.
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2 months ago
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Bravecto is without a doubt the best tick and flea product that we have ever used.
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2 months ago
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Super easy to dose, Dogs love the taste and I’ve had 0 tick and flea issues on my 3 Danes for the last 3 years.
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3 months ago
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There is no better product out there than Bravecto.
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6 ratings
1 year ago
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Happy to report that Bravecto has worked very well for me and kept my dog tick and flea free for the last year with no side effects.
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1 year ago
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Bravecto is such an amazing product and thank you so much for the fantastic service Vet Express! Highly recommended!
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1 year ago
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My dogs absolutely love Bravecto and it works w
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