Proticall Pet Medication
- Availability: Prescription
- Active Ingredient(s):
Permethrin (65%), inert ingredients (35%).
- What is Proticall used for?
Proticall is used to kill and repel ticks, fleas, mosquitoes, dog lice and mites for up to 4 weeks.
- How Proticall should be used?
For puppies and small dogs weighing less than 33 lbs, apply the contents of 1 tube of solution to the back. For dogs weighing 33 to 65 lbs, apply the contents of 2 tubes to the dogs back and for dogs weighing 66 lbs or more, apply the contents of 4 tubes to the dogs back. Follow instructions on box for proper application spots.
- What are the side effects?
Sensitivities may occur after using any pesticide product for pets. Reported reactions in dogs have included skin sensitivity, increased itchiness, redness and rash. Hair discoloration or hair loss at the application site may occur. Dogs may also show lethargy. If signs of sensitivity occur, discontinue use, bathe the pet and consult a veterinarian immediately.
- What special precautions are there?
Do not use on cats. For use on dogs and puppies over 4 weeks of age only. Consult a veterinarian before using this product on debilitated, medicated, aged, pregnant or nursing animals. This product is harmful if swallowed or inhaled. Avoid contact with skin, eyes and clothing. Do not use or store near heat or open flame. Do not reuse empty container. Wrap in several layers of newspaper and discard in trash.
- In the event of overdose?
Contact a veterinarian or veterinary emergency room.
- How should I store Proticall?
Store in original, closed container in a cool, dry place. Keep out of the reach of children.
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.