Virbac Tapeworm Tablets are for treatment of all forms of tapeworms in dogs and cats – including hydatid tapeworm and the “Zipper Worm” spiometra erinacii. (Please note that Spirometrea erinacil will only be removed by giving one tablet of Virbac Tapewormer for dogs and cats for every 2.5kg of body weight. eg dose at 4 times the normal dose)
Active Constituents: 50mg Praziquantel.
Directions for Use
All animals should be treated for tapeworm control at three monthly intervals (every six weeks in dogs in Hydatid areas) commencing at three months of age.
In addition, breeding females should be treated at mating; approximately one week before birth and thereafter every three months.
Virbac Tapewormer for dogs and cats is to be used as a single dose treatment. Tablets may be administered whole or crushed and put in food.
1 tablet/10kg bodyweight
1/4 tablet under 1.5kg bodyweight
1/2 tablet from 1.6 to 5kg bodyweight
3/4 tablet over 5kg bodyweight
*please note that these are sold per tablet *