Proticall Insecticide for Dogs

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Proticall Insecticide for Dogs

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

Kills and Repels Fleas, Ticks, and Mosquitoes

Prevents Re-Infestation of Fleas and Ticks

FOR USE ON DOGS AND PUPPIES

DO NOT USE ON CATS

Active Ingredients

Permethrin

65%

Other Ingredients

35%

Total

100% wt/wt.

cis/trans ratio: Max 55% (±) cis and min. 45% (±) trans, CAS #52645-53-1.

DO NOT USE ON CATS

May be toxic and potentially fatal if applied to or ingested by cats.

Sold Only Through Veterinary Clinics

KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN

CAUTION

READ ENTIRE LABEL COMPLETELY BEFORE USING

USE ONLY ON DOGS AND PUPPIES

Precautionary Statements

Hazards To Humans And Domestic Animals

Proticall Insecticide for Dogs Caution

Harmful if swallowed or absorbed through the skin. Causes moderate eye irritation. Avoid contact with skin, eyes, or clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling. DO NOT USE ON CATS. Cats which actively groom or engage in close physical contact with recently treated dogs may be at risk of serious harmful effect. Do not use this product in households with both dogs and cats. Consult a veterinarian before using this product on debilitated, aged, or medicated animals. Consult with a veterinarian before using on dogs with known organ dysfunction. Sensitivities may occur after using ANY pesticide product for pets. If signs of sensitivity occur, discontinue use, bathe your pet with mild soap and rinse with large amounts of water. If signs continue, seek veterinary advice.

First Aid

If On Skin Or Clothing

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 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 Swallowed

Call 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 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 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.

Adverse Reactions: Some animals may be sensitive to ingredients in this product. 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. Observe the dog following treatment. If signs of sensitivity to PROTICALL Insecticide for Dogs occur, discontinue use, bathe your pet with mild soap and rinse with large amounts of water. If signs continue, seek veterinary advice.

Environmental Hazards

This product is extremely toxic to fish. Do not add directly to water. Do not contaminate water by cleaning of equipment or disposal of equipment washwaters.

Physical Or Chemical Hazards

Do not use or store near heat or open flame. Do not use this product in or on electrical equipment due to the possibility of shock hazard.

Storage And Disposal

Do not contaminate water, food, or feed by storage or disposal. Storage: Store in a cool, dry place. Protect from freezing. Disposal: If empty: Do not reuse container. Place in trash or offer for recycling if available. If partly filled: Call your local solid waste agency or 1-800-CLEANUP for disposal instructions. Never place unused product down any indoor or outdoor drain.

PROTICALL Insecticide for Dogs is an effective and easy to use product. PROTICALL Insecticide demonstrates greater than 92% control of fleas within 3 days of application. As with all flea and tick control products, PROTICALL Insecticide should be used as part of a control program aimed at reducing flea populations in the dog’s environment (bedding, carpets, kennel and yard). Consult your veterinarian or entomologist for program recommendations. PROTICALL Insecticide may become less effective if dog is frequently bathed or gets wet. Repeat applications may be made as necessary, but do not apply at intervals less than 7 days. DO NOT USE ON CATS.

Directions For Use

It is a violation of Federal law to use this product in a manner inconsistent with its labeling. Read entire label completely before using. DO NOT USE ON CATS. May be toxic and potentially fatal if applied to or ingested by cats. PROTICALL Insecticide for Dogs may be used on puppies as young as 4 weeks

of age.

HOW TO APPLY

1. Remove tube(s) along perforations.

2. Peel away plastic cover from cardboard.

3. Hold in upright position and point tip of tube up and away from user’s face and body.

4. Tear away tip of tube at notch where indicated.

5. Part dog’s hair between the shoulder blades.

6. Invert tube over dog.

7. Squeeze the tube gently and apply the recommended amount of solution to the skin of the dog’s back between the shoulder blades. For large and extra large dogs, another application of the solution to the dog’s skin directly in front of the base of the tail is also required.

SEE RECOMMENDED DOSING GUIDELINES.

8. When application is complete, follow Disposal instructions under Storage and Disposal section.

Recommended Dosing

Follow the appropriate instructions based on the pet’s weight.

PUPPIES

Dosage for Puppies weighing 33 lbs (15 kg) or less:

Apply 1 (one) cc (1 tube) of PROTICALL Insecticide solution to the skin of the dog’s back between the shoulder blades.

Small Dogs

Dosage for Puppies and Small Dogs weighing 33 lbs (15 kg) or less:

Apply 1 (one) cc (1 tube) of PROTICALL Insecticide solution to the skin of the dog’s back between the shoulder blades.

Large Dogs

Dosage for Large Dogs weighing 33-65 lbs (15-29 kg):

Apply 1 cc (1 tube) of PROTICALL Insecticide solution to the skin of the dog’s back and 1 cc (1 tube) to the skin of the dog’s back directly in front of the base of the tail.

Extra Large Dogs

Dosage for Extra Large Dogs weighing 66 lbs (30 kg) or more:

Apply 2 cc (2 tubes) of PROTICALL Insecticide solution to the skin of the dog’s back and 2 cc (2 tubes) to the skin of the dog’s back directly in front of the base of the tail.

If you have any questions, call Schering-Plough Animal Health Technical Services at 1-800-TIC-FLEA or 1-800-842-3532.

Exclusive Patented Formula

APPROVED LABEL CLAIMS

Features

ProTICall® Insecticide

Dosing Method

Spot-on

Active Ingredient

65% Permethrin

Kills, Repels and Prevents Re-infestation of Adult Fleas

For up to 5 weeks

Kills, Repels and Prevents Re-infestation of Ticks

For up to 6 weeks

Kills and Repels Mosquitoes, Dog Lice, and Mites

For up to 4 weeks

Age Restrictions

Over 4 weeks

Notice Of Warranty

SCHERING-PLOUGH ANIMAL HEALTH CORP. MAKES NO WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR OTHERWISE, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED CONCERNING THIS PRODUCT OR ITS USES WHICH EXTEND BEYOND THE USE OF THE PRODUCT UNDER NORMAL CONDITIONS IN ACCORD WITH THE STATEMENTS MADE ON THE LABEL.

Proticall® is a registered trademark of Schering-Plough Veterinary Corporation.

EPA Reg. No. 773-73   EPA Est. No. 6175-LA-1

U.S. Patent Nos. 5,344,018 and 5,236,954

Schering-Plough Animal Health Corp., Union, NJ 07083.

Copyright © 1998, 2000, 2002, 2003, Schering-Plough Animal Health Corp.

All rights reserved.

Net Contents:

 

 

6 x 1cc Applicators

0061-5314-01

20783559 Rev. 12/02

12 packages of 6x1cc applicators

0061-5314-01

26508002 Rev. 12/02

NAC No.: 10471653

MERCK ANIMAL HEALTH
Intervet Inc.

556 MORRIS AVE., SUMMIT, NJ, 07901
Customer Service:   800-521-5767
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Website:   www.merck-animal-health-usa.com
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