Sergeant's Vetscription Worm Away for Cats

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Sergeant's Vetscription Worm Away for Cats

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: Sergeant’s

vet recommended

For the removal of large roundworms, just mix into cat’s food

For the removal of large roundworms (ascarids) in cats

Package contents: Blister of 12 capsules

ACTIVE INGREDIENT (in each capsule): 140 mg Piperazine (as citrate)

PURPOSE: For the removal of large roundworms, Toxacara canis and Toxascaris leonina, in cats.

PRECAUTIONS AND WARNINGS:

• Do not worm a kitten less than 6 weeks of age.

• For animal use only.

• Consult your veterinarian before using in severely debilitated cats, also prior to repeated use in cases which present signs of persistent parasitism.

• Safety in pregnant and nursing cats has not been tested.

• KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

Directions For Use

Kittens should be wormed for the first time soon after weaning; 6-8 weeks old. Please refer to the following dosing table for help in finding the right dose for your cat. It is recommended that you weigh your cat to make sure you are giving the right dose.

Kittens and cats (6 weeks or older) weighing:

Weight

No. of Capsules

1 to 5 lbs.

1 capsule

6 to 10 lbs.

2 capsules

11 to 15 lbs.

3 capsules

16 to 20 lbs.

4 capsules

21 to 25 lbs.

5 capsules

Over 25 lbs.

6 capsules

• Pull each capsule apart and empty contents into one-half of the cat’s regular feeding.

• To be sure the full dose is taken; mix it well.

• Make sure your cat eats the complete dose.

• Watch the cat for a few minutes after dosing to make sure the medication is not rejected.

• When cat has finished eating the dosed food, give balance of the meal.

• Repeat dosage in 10 days.

• Reinfection may occur - repeat treatment if indicated.

RECOMMENDED DE-WORMING SCHEDULE:

Consult your veterinarian in the diagnosis, treatment, and control of parasitism. De-worming schedules may vary depending on the climate where you live and the activity of your cat.

You May Notice: Vomiting, loose stools (with or without blood) and decreased activity following treatment. If you notice these signs, contact a veterinarian.

Other Information: Large roundworms are the greatest threat to your cat during kittenhood and can kill cats by robbing them of the vital nourishment needed to live and grow. Many kittens are born with large roundworms which are passed from the mother to the kitten(s).

Large roundworms are common so it is important to watch for these symptoms in your cat:

• Vomiting and diarrhea

• Bloating (pot belly)

• Dull and lackluster coat

• Dull and lackluster general appearance

INACTIVE INGREDIENT: Magnesium Stearate

Storage

Store at controlled room temperature 15-30°C (59-86°F)

Questions? Comments?

In case of an Emergency, call: 1-800-781-4738

Non-Emergency, call: 1-800-224-PETS (7387

Sergeant’s is committed to providing high quality products.

If you have questions or comments about this product, please write:

Sergeant’s Consumer Response, P.O. Box 540399, Omaha, NE 68154-0399

Visit us at www.sergeants.com

Distributed by: Sergeant’s Pet Care Products Inc., Omaha, NE 68138

Made in USA

P995192-5

ACRC

Net Contents:

 

12 capsules

P991118-6 ACRC

NAC No.: 1083005.5

SERGEANT'S PET CARE PRODUCTS, INC.
P.O. BOX 540399, OMAHA, NE, 68154-0399
Telephone:   402-938-7000
Technical Service:   402-938-7079
Clinical Inquiries: Regulatory Manager:   402-938-7065
Fax:   402-938-7179
Customer Service:   800-224-7387
Website:   www.sergeants.com
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