Activyl Spot-On for Cats

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Activyl Spot-On for Cats

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Intervet/Merck Animal Health

Once-A-Month Topical Flea Treatment

For Cats over 9 lb ONLY

Active Ingredient

Indoxacarb:

(S)-methyl 7 - chloro - 2,5 - dihydro - 2 - [[(methoxycarbonyl)[4 - trifluoromethoxy)phenyl]amino] - carbonyl]indeno[1,2 - e][1,3,4]oxadiazine - 4a(3H) - carboxylate

19.53%

Other Ingredients:

80.47%

Total

100.00%

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

WARNING

Directions For Use

It is a violation of Federal Law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling.

RESTRICTIONS

- DO NOT ALLOW CHILDREN TO APPLY PRODUCT.

- TO PREVENT HARM TO YOU AND YOUR CAT, READ ENTIRE LABEL AND DIRECTIONS BEFORE EACH USE.

- FOLLOW ALL DIRECTIONS AND PRECAUTIONARY STATEMENTS CAREFULLY.

- USE ON CATS ONLY.

- DO NOT USE ON CATS (MALE OR FEMALE) INTENDED FOR BREEDING, PREGNANT OR NURSING.

- DO NOT USE ON OTHER ANIMALS.

- DO NOT USE MORE THAN ONCE A MONTH.

- DO NOT HAVE CONTACT OR ALLOW CHILDREN TO HAVE CONTACT WITH TREATED AREA UNTIL IT IS COMPLETELY DRY. FOR EXTERNAL USE ON CATS AND KITTENS ONLY. Do not use on cats or kittens under 8 weeks of age OR weighing less than 9 lb.

Open one foil pouch and remove applicator.

For Cats over 9 lb ONLY

Step 1. Hold applicator in upright position away from your face and snap tip open by bending it and folding it back on itself.

Step 2. Part the hair and place applicator tip against the skin at the base of skull. Applying the product at the base of the skull will help prevent the cat from licking the product.

Step 3. Squeeze applicator firmly applying entire contents directly to skin. Do not allow product to run off. Do not have contact with treated area until completely dry.

It is recommended to reapply every 30 days or as needed, but DO NOT apply more than 1 applicator per month. When application is complete, follow the Container Handling instructions under the Storage and Disposal section below.

FIRST AID

If in Eyes

Hold eye open and rinse slowly and gently with water for 15-20 minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present, after the first 5 minutes, then continue rinsing eye. Call a physician if irritation persists.

If On Skin

Take off contaminated clothing. Rinse skin immediately with plenty of water for 15-20 minutes. Call a poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.

If Swallowed

Call poison control center or doctor immediately for treatment advice. Have a person sip a glass of water if able to swallow. Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by the poison control center or doctor. Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.

HOT LINE NUMBER

Have the product container or label with you when calling the poison control center or doctor or going for treatment. You may also contact the Rocky Mountain Poison Center at 1-303-595-4869 for emergency medical treatment information.

PRECAUTIONARY STATEMENTS HAZARDS TO HUMANS

WARNING. Causes substantial but temporary eye injury. Harmful if absorbed through skin or swallowed. Do not get in eyes or on clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling and before eating, drinking, chewing gum, or using tobacco. Remove and wash contaminated clothing before reuse.

HAZARDS TO DOMESTIC ANIMALS

For external use on cats and kittens only. Do not use on kittens under 8 weeks of age OR weighing less than 9 lb. Do not use on cats (male or female) intended for breeding, pregnant or nursing. Consult a veterinarian before using this product on debilitated, aged, or medicated cats. Accidental ingestion by the cat may cause intermittent excess salivation. Other immediate post-treatment observations may include licking the face, shaking the head and squinting. These effects should disappear within several minutes following exposure without requiring treatment. Individual sensitivities, while rare, may occur after using any pesticide product. If signs of sensitivity continue, consult a veterinarian immediately. Certain medications can interact with pesticides.

PHYSICAL OR CHEMICAL HAZARDS

Flammable. Keep away from heat and open flame.

STORAGE AND DISPOSAL

PESTICIDE STORAGE: Store in a cool, dry place inaccessible to children and pets.

PESTICIDE DISPOSAL AND CONTAINER HANDLING: If empty, do not reuse the container. Place in trash or offer for recycling if available. If partly filled, call your local solid waste agency for disposal instructions. Never place unused products down any indoor or outdoor drain.

EPA Reg. No. 773-93

EPA Est. No. 618-LA-1

Net Contents: 1 applicator(s), each 0.03 fl.oz. (1.03 mL)

Made in the USA.

Intervet Inc (d/b/a Merck Animal Health), Summit, NJ 07901

Copyright 2012. All rights reserved.

Rev. 4/12

120984 R1 R

120984 R1 V

NAC No.: 10474920

MERCK ANIMAL HEALTH
Intervet Inc.

556 MORRIS AVE., SUMMIT, NJ, 07901
Customer Service:   800-521-5767
Order Desk:   800-648-2118
Technical Service (Companion Animal):   800-224-5318
Technical Service (Livestock):   800-211-3573
Fax:   908-473-5560
Website:   www.merck-animal-health-usa.com
Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the Activyl Spot-On for Cats information published above. However, it remains the responsibility of the readers to familiarize themselves with the product information contained on the US product label or package insert.

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