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Safeguard Canine Dewormer 2gm

Item #DBS_901947


Safeguard Canine Dewormer 2gm Canine Dewormer - For dogs only, 6 weeks and older. Safe-Guard® (fenbendazole) Canine Dewormer - 2 gram Active ingredients (in each dosage unit): Fenbendazole Granules 22.2% (222 mg/g) Uses: For the treatment and control of: • Tapeworms (Taenia pisiformis) • Roundworms (Toxocara canis, Toxascaris leonina) • Hookworms (Ancylostoma caninum, Uncinaria stenocephala) • Whipworms (Trichuris vulpis) Consult your veterinarian for assistance in the diagnosis, treatment and control of parasitism. HUMAN WARNING: KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. Directions: The daily dose for Safe-Guard® Canine is 50 mg/kg (22.7 mg/lb) of body weight. You should weigh your dog to make sure you are using the right dose; i.e. correct gram amount and appropriate number of pouches. Your dog must be treated with the following dose for 3 DAYS IN A ROW. • 10 lb dog - use 1 gram pouch (daily dose) • 11 to 20 lb dog - use 2 gram pouch • 21 to 30* lb dog - use 1 gram + 2 gram pouch • 31 to 40 lb dog - use 4 gram pouch • 41 to 50* lb dog - use 1 gram + 4 gram pouch • 51 to 60* lb dog - use 2 gram + 4 gram pouch • 61 to 80* lb dog - use two 4 gram pouches • Over 80* lb dog - *combine pouches to obtain recommended daily dosage Mix daily dose with a small amount of the usual food. Make sure your dog eats all the medicated food. You may need to moisten dry dog food to aid mixing. Recommended Deworming Schedule: Schedule may vary depending on the climate where you live and the activity of your dog. The following schedule should be used as a general guideline. • Weaned pups (6-8 weeks of age) should be dewormed at 6, 8, 10 and 12 weeks of age. • Treat the dam at the same time as the puppies. • Dogs over 6 months of age should be dewormed at least twice each year. • Repeat the dose for 3 days in a row. Diagnosis of Parasites: Consult your veterinarian for help in the diagnosis, treatment and control of parasitism. Specific diagnoses require laboratory testing. Dogs can become infected with several different kinds of tapeworms. Safe-Guard® Canine only kills Taenia species of tapeworms. If you continue to see tapeworm segments in your dog’s stool after treatment with Safe-Guard® Canine, consult your veterinarian. Roundworms and hookworms may pose serious human health risks; regular deworming may help reduce those risks. Product Use: Safe-Guard® Canine is safe for use in puppies 6 weeks or older and adult dogs, including pregnant bitches. Do not deworm a dog or puppy that is sick. Consult your veterinarian for diagnosis of the illness. Adverse Reactions: In U.S. clinical studies 3 of 240 dogs (about 1% of the treated dogs) had vomiting associated with the use of the product. Storage: Store at controlled room temperature 68-77°F (20-25°C).