Activyl TickPlus for Dogs and Puppies (over 4 lb and up to 11 lb)

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Activyl TickPlus for Dogs and Puppies (over 4 lb and up to 11 lb)

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

Permethrin-, cyphenothrin- and phenothrin-containing products:

DO NOT USE ON CATS - MAY BE FATAL

Keep cats away from treated dogs for 24 hours. If applied or ingested, contact your veterinarian immediately.

INTENDED TO BE SOLD BY VETERINARIANS

Once-A-Month Topical Flea and Tick Treatment for dogs and puppies 8 weeks and older and weighing over 4 lb and up to 11 lb ONLY

Active Ingredients

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

13.01%

Permethrin*:

3-(phenoxybenzyl)-methyl-(±) cis, trans-3-(2,2-dichloroethenyl)-2,2-Dimethylcyclopropanecarboxylate

42.50%

Other Ingredients:

44.49%

Total

100.00%

*cis/trans ratio Min. 35%(±) cis and Max. 65%(±)trans

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

Activyl TickPlus for Dogs and Puppies (over 4 lb and up to 11 lb) Caution

Directions For Use

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

TO PREVENT HARM TO YOU AND YOUR PET, READ ENTIRE LABEL AND DIRECTIONS BEFORE EACH USE. FOLLOW ALL DIRECTIONS AND PRECAUTIONARY STATEMENTS CAREFULLY.

HOW TO APPLY- Open one foil pouch and remove applicator.

For dogs over 4 lb and up to 11 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. The dog should be standing for easy application. Part the hair and place applicator tip against the skin between shoulder blades.

Step 3. Squeeze applicator firmly applying entire contents directly to skin. Do not allow 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 Container Handling instructions under the Storage and Disposal section below.

RESTRICTIONS

- DO NOT ALLOW CHILDREN TO APPLY PRODUCT.

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

- FOLLOW ALL DIRECTIONS AND PRECAUTIONARY STATEMENTS CAREFULLY.

- USE ON DOGS ONLY.

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

- DO NOT USE ON CATS or OTHER ANIMALS.

- DO NOT APPLY MORE THAN ONCE PER MONTH.

- DO NOT HAVE CONTACT OR ALLOW CHILDREN TO HAVE CONTACT WITH TREATED AREA UNTIL IT IS COMPLETELY DRY.

FOR EXTERNAL USE ON DOGS AND PUPPIES ONLY.

Do not use on dogs or puppies under 8 weeks of age and weighing less than 4 lb.

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 poison control center or doctor for treatment advice.

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

HOT LINE NUMBER

Have the product container or label with you when calling a 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

CAUTION. Causes moderate eye irritation. Harmful if swallowed. Harmful if absorbed through skin. Avoid contact with eyes, skin or clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling and before eating, drinking, chewing gum, using tobacco or using the toilet. Remove and wash contaminated clothing before reuse.

HAZARDS TO DOMESTIC ANIMALS

For external use on dogs and puppies only. Do not use on puppies under 8 weeks of age.

Consult a veterinarian before using this product on debilitated, aged, and medicated animals. Do not use on pregnant or nursing animals. Individual sensitivities, while rare, may occur after using any pesticide product. If signs of sensitivity occur bathe your pet with mild soap and rinse with large amounts of water. If signs continue, consult a veterinarian immediately. Certain medications can interact with pesticides. Consult a veterinarian before using on medicated animals.

DO NOT USE ON CATS. May be toxic or potentially fatal if applied to or ingested by cats. Accidental application to cats and/or grooming a recently treated dog may result in tremors and/or uncoordinated muscle movements. If this occurs, immediate veterinary care should be provided. Cats which actively groom or engage in close physical contact with recently treated dogs may be at risk of serious harmful effect.

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 this 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. 773-95

EPA Est. No. 618-LA-1

Net Contents: 1 applicator(s), each 0.02 fl.oz. (0.5 mL)

Made in the USA

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

Copyright © 2012, Intervet Inc., a subsidiary of Merck & Co., Inc. All rights reserved.

Rev. 3/12

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NAC No.: 10474990

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
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