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Pyrantel - what is the dosage for cats and kittens?

Medically reviewed by Last updated on Nov 27, 2023.

Official answer


Pyrantel pamoate is usually dosed in dogs and in cats at 2.5 to 5 mg per pound (5 to 10 mg/kg) once, repeated in three weeks.

Pyrantel is available in 2.27 mg/ml, 4.54 mg/ml and 50 mg/ml suspension. The medication should never be administered without first consulting your veterinarian.

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