Program Flavor Tabs and Suspension Pet Medication
- Availability: OTC
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- What is Program Flavor Tabs and Suspension used for?
Program Flavor Tabs and Suspension are available in strengths for oral administration to dogs, puppies, cats and kittens 6 weeks of age and older according to their weight. This product is a once a month flavored tablet for dogs and a once a month liquid for cats that is used to prevent and control flea populations. This product does not kill adult fleas rather it controls flea populations by preventing the development of flea eggs.
- How Program Flavor Tabs and Suspension should be used?
Program Flavor Tabs and Suspension is administered once a month, preferably on the same day each month. Program Flavor Tabs are available in 4 packages, for dogs up to 10 lbs, for dogs 11-20 lbs, for dogs 21-45 lbs and for dogs 46 to 90 lbs. Dogs over 90 lbs should receive the appropriate combination of tablets. Program Suspension is available in packages for cats up to 10 lbs and for cats 11-20 lbs. Program Flavor Tabs should be given immediately after, or in conjunction with, a meal. Program Suspension is administered by mixing the correct dose into 2 tablespoonfuls of food.
- What are the side effects?
Adverse reactions which have been reported include vomiting, depression/lethargy, itching, hives, diarrhea, loss of appetite and skin congestion (red skin).
- What special precautions are there?
Program must be given monthly. In geographical areas where flea infestations are seasonal, the treatment schedule should begin several weeks prior to the expected onset of flea infestations. Treatments should continue until the end of the flea season. Consult your veterinarian. Give this product with or immediately after a meal.
- In the event of overdose?
Contact your veterinarian or veterinary emergency room.
- How should I store Program Flavor Tabs and Suspension?
Store this product at room temperature between 59° and 86°F. Keep out of the reach of children and pets.
Disclaimer: The information on this site is for educational purposes only and should NOT be considered veterinary advice. Any veterinary questions should be referred to your veterinarian. This information is NOT to be used for diagnosis or treatment of your pet. Please make your own inquiries with your veterinarian for the suitability of a product for your pet.