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Advantage Carpet & Upholstery Spot Spray

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Advantage Carpet & Upholstery Spot Spray

This treatment applies to the following species:
Company: Bayer Animal Health

Kills: Bed Bugs, Fleas, Brown Dog Ticks, Ants (excluding fire, pharaoh, and harvester ants), Spiders (excluding brown recluse and black widow), Stink Bugs, Boxelder Bugs, Clothes Moths, Dust Mites, Carpet Beetles, Crickets, Earwigs, Millipedes, Moths, Multicolored Asian Lady Beetles, Silverfish.

Federal regulations prohibit CFC propellants in aerosols.

Active Ingredients

3-phenoxybenzyl-(1RS, 3RS, 1RS, 3SR)-2, 2-dimethyl-3-(2-methylprop-1-enyl) cyclopropanecarboxylate


*N-Octyl bicycloheptene dicarboximide








*MGK® 264, Insecticide Synergist


Advantage Carpet & Upholstery Spot Spray Caution

Not for Use on Humans or Animals

For Indoor Use in Homes, Apartments and Residences



● Immediately call a poison control center or doctor.

● Do not induce vomiting unless told to do so by a poison control center or a doctor.

● Do not give any liquid to the person.

● Do not give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.

Have the product container or label with you when calling a poison control center or doctor, or going for treatment. For information regarding medical emergencies or pesticide incidents, call 1-855-886-7970.



Advantage Carpet & Upholstery Spot Spray Caution

Harmful if swallowed. 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. Prolonged or frequently repeated skin contact may cause allergic reactions in some individuals.


Contents under pressure. Do not use or store near heat or open flame. Do not puncture or incinerate container. Exposure to temperatures above 130° F may cause bursting. Do not apply this product around electrical equipment due to the possibility of shock hazard.

Directions For Use

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



This product is not for use on humans or animals.

In the home, all food preparation and eating surfaces and utensils should be covered during treatment, or thoroughly washed before use. Exposed food should be covered or removed.

Remove pets, birds, and cover fish aquariums before spraying.

Do not apply to bed linens or surfaces that will be in direct contact with occupants of the bed.

Do not apply as a broadcast surface spray.

Not intended for commercial applications.


APPLICATION: Use only as a spot treatment or crack and crevice application in residences. Spray in an inconspicuous area to test for possible staining or discoloration. Evaluate test area after drying. Hold container upright with nozzle aimed away from you. Spray surfaces from a distance of 8 to 10 inches until slightly damp. Vacate room after treatment and ventilate before reoccupying. Do not allow children or pets to contact treated areas until surfaces are dry. Allow sprayed articles and surfaces to dry thoroughly before using or replacing bedding.

TO KILL CRAWLING INSECTS: Spray as a spot or crack and crevice application where insects are harboring, moving or breeding. Treat feeding or hiding areas such as baseboards, carpet, floor, rugs, under refrigerators, cabinets, sinks, and stoves. Also treat interior entry points such as doors, around windows, and water pipes.

TO KILL BED BUGS AND BED BUG EGGS: Spray bugs directly when possible. Apply on and around bed frames, headboards, floors, carpeting, baseboards, furniture, moldings, ceiling, and walls. For infested mattresses, apply to tufts, folds, edges, sides, and seams until moist. Allow to dry before remaking bed. For infested furniture, apply only to tufts, seams, folds, and edges. Do not apply to surfaces where prolonged human contact will occur. Also for spot treatment of luggage, closets, drapes and other window or wall appointments.

TO KILL BROWN DOG TICKS AND FLEAS: Spray around beds, furniture and pet’s habitat. Spray pet sleeping quarters, bedding, carpeting, floor and floor covering where pets are kept. Use only a recommended pet spray on pets.

TO KILL DUST MITES: Thoroughly vacuum entire room concentrating on areas where mites congregate, such as mattresses, box springs, headboards, walls, floors, carpeting, and baseboards. Then spray surfaces until damp.

TO KILL CLOTHES MOTHS AND CARPET BEETLES: Apply as a spot treatment to cracks and crevices on and around baseboards, floorboards, furniture, and around the edges of carpet. Apply as a spot spray to carpet, rugs, closets, baseboards, furniture, on floor and floor coverings. When treating carpets or rugs, spray sufficient amount to get into the base where the larval stages are feeding. Spray both top and bottom surface of rugs or floor covering when possible.


Do not contaminate water, food, or feed by storage and disposal.

Pesticide Storage: Store in a cool, dry area. Always store pesticides in the original container. Store away from food and pet food.

Pesticide Disposal and Container Handling: Do not puncture or incinerate! Non-refillable container. Do not reuse or refill this container.

If empty: Place in trash or offer for recycling if available.

If partly filled: Call your local solid waste agency for disposal instructions.

IMPORTANT: Read the entire Directions for Use, Conditions of Sale and Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitations of Liability before using this product.

CONDITIONS OF SALE: The directions for use of this product have been determined to be appropriate for the correct use of this product. This product has been tested under different environmental conditions similar to those that are ordinary and customary where the product is to be used. Insufficient control of pests or plant injury may result from the occurrence of extraordinary or unusual conditions, or from failure to follow label directions. In addition, failure to follow label directions may cause injury to animals, man and damage to the environment. Manufacturer and Seller offer, and the buyer accepts and uses, this product subject to the conditions that extraordinary or unusual environmental conditions, or failure to follow label directions are beyond the control of Manufacturer and Seller and are, therefore, the responsibility of the buyer.


Manufacturer and Seller warrant that this material conforms to the chemical description on the label. TO THE EXTENT CONSISTENT WITH APPLICABLE LAW, MANUFACTURER AND SELLER MAKE NO OTHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY, INCLUDING ANY OTHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY OF FITNESS OR MERCHANTABILITY, and no agent of Manufacturer or Seller is authorized to do so except in writing with a specific reference to this warranty. Any damages arising from a breach of this warranty shall be limited to direct damages and shall not include consequential commercial damages such as loss of profits or values, etc.

For consumer questions, call 1-855-886-7970.

EPA Reg. No. 1021-2570-11556

Distributed by Bayer HealthCare LLC, Animal Health Division, P.O. Box 390, Shawnee Mission, Kansas 66201 USA

Bayer, the Bayer Cross and Advantage are registered trademarks of Bayer.

MGK is a registered trademark of McLaughlin Gormley King Company.

©2019 Bayer


Regulations for product use are established by country. Information contained on this site pertains only to the United States of America, and is not intended to provide adequate information for product use. Before using or dispensing any product, read and carefully observe the label directions.

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