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Adams Pyrethrin Dip

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Adams Pyrethrin Dip

This treatment applies to the following species:
Manufacturer: V.P.L.

EPA Reg. No.: 37425-19

Active Ingredient(s):



Piperonyl Butoxide, Technical*


N-Octyl Bicycloheptene Dicarboximide


Di-N-Propyl Isocinchomeronate


Inert Ingredients*




With aloe vera extract, lanolin and sunscreens.

*Equivalent to 2.992% of butylcarbityl (6-propylpiperonyl) ether and 0.748% of related compounds.

Adams Pyrethrin Dip Indications

Kills and repels fleas, ticks, lice, gnats, mosquitoes and flies on dogs and 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 before each use.

Use only on dogs and cats.

Shake well before every use.

Dogs and Cats: To kill fleas and ticks, thoroughly mix 1/2 oz (1 tablespoon) of ADAMS™ Pyrethrin Dip with 1 gal. of warm water. For outdoor animals in areas of severe infestations 2 oz (4 tablespoons) per gal. may be used. Do not dilute more than will be used in a 24 hour period. If animal's coat is very dirty, bathe first with Adams™ Shampoo.

Dip should be applied to dry or damp (not wet) coat. Sponge or dip animal with diluted ADAMS™ Pyrethrin Dip making sure all areas are soaked to the skin. Let drip dry on animal. Do not rinse off. Repeat treatment every 7 days if necessary. Dependant on reinfestation levels in the animal's environment, extended insecticide and repellent activity, has been demonstrated with ADAMS™ Pyrethrin Dip*.

Precautionary Statements: Hazards to Humans and Domestic Animals: Warning:

Human: Causes substantial but temporary eye injury. Do not get in eyes or on clothing. Wash thoroughly with soap and water after handling. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Harmful if swallowed or inhaled. Avoid contamination of food. Wash hands with soap and water after using.

Animal: Do not use on puppies, kittens or foals less than 12 weeks old. Consult a veterinarian before using this product on debilitated, aged, medicated, pregnant, or nursing animals. Sensitivities may occur after using any pesticide product for pets. 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.

First Aid: If Swallowed: Call a physician or poison control center. Do not induce vomiting. Drink promptly a large quantity of milk, egg whites, gelatin solution, or if these are not available, drink large quantities of water. Avoid alcohol. Probable mucosal damage may contraindicate the use of gastric lavage.

If in Eyes: Hold eyelids open and flush with a steady, gentle stream of water for 15 minutes. Get medical attention.

In case of emergency, or for product use information, call (602) 285-1660 Monday-Friday, 7:00 am to 4:45 pm, MST.

Environmental Hazards: This product is toxic to fish. Do not add directly to water. Do not apply where runoff is likely to occur.

Storage and Disposal: Storage: Store in a cool, dry area away from heat or open flame. Do not contaminate water, food or feed by storage or disposal.

Disposal: Do not reuse container. Rinse thoroughly and wrap container in several layers of newspaper and discard in trash.

Warning(s): Keep out of reach of children.

*U.S. Patent No. 4,668,666

9704 85-6630-02

Presentation: 4 fl oz (118 mL).

NAC No.: 11430540

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