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FRONTLINE TRITAK for CatsThis treatment applies to the following species:
FOR USE ONLY ON CATS & KITTENS 12 WEEKS OR OLDER
Fast-Acting • Long-Lasting • Triple Action
CONSULT VETERINARIAN BEFORE USE
Kills fleas, flea eggs and flea larvae
Kills ticks (starts killing in as little as 1 hour) including those that may transmit Lyme disease, and chewing lice.
Triple Action: Effectively breaks the flea lifecycle
Prevents all flea stages - adult fleas (starts killing in as little as 1 hour), flea eggs, and flea larvae
Kills ticks (starts killing in as little as 1 hour)
Fast-Acting • Long-Lasting • Waterproof
KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
FRONTLINE TRITAK for Cats Caution
FRONTLINE® TRITAK™ For Cats contains fipronil, etofenprox, and the insect growth regulator (IGR) (S)-methoprene to effectively kill fleas, ticks, and chewing lice. The active ingredients in FRONTLINE® TRITAK™ For Cats features a sustained release formula developed for fast-acting and long-lasting control of fleas, ticks, and chewing lice 30 days on cats and kittens over 12 weeks old.
READ ENTIRE LABEL BEFORE EACH USE. USE ONLY ON CATS AND KITTENS OVER 12 WEEKS OF AGE.
HAZARDS TO HUMANS. WARNING. Causes moderate eye irritation. Do not get in eyes or on clothing. Wash hands thoroughly with soap and water after handling and before eating, drinking, chewing gum, or using tobacco. Remove and wash contaminated clothing before reuse. Harmful if swallowed. Harmful if absorbed through skin.
HAZARDS TO DOMESTIC ANIMALS. For external use only. Do not use on kittens under 12 weeks of age. Individual sensitivities, while rare, may occur after using any pesticide product. (Some cats may experience temporary startle effects when any product is applied.) If signs persist, or become more severe within a few days of application, consult a veterinarian immediately. If your pet has an unusual reaction to the initial application, consult a veterinarian before repeating treatment. Certain medications can interact with pesticides. Consult a veterinarian before using on medicated, pregnant, nursing, debilitated or aged animals Call 1-800-660-1842 for assistance.
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 poison control center or doctor for further treatment advice.
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.
● Immediately call a 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 a 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. For more information on this pesticide product (including health concerns, medical emergencies or pesticide incidents), you may call 1-800-660-1842.
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
FOR EXTERNAL USE ON CATS ONLY
Do not use on kittens under 12 weeks of age. Use entire contents of tube on each cat. Do not treat your cat with more than one pesticide product at a time. Over dosing your cat can result in serious illness and even death. Best if used year round. Consult a veterinarian before using this product on debilitated, aged, and medicated cats. Consult a veterinarian before using on cats with known organ dysfunction. Separate the treated cat from all other cats and dogs for 24 hours after treatment has been applied. Cats and dogs that actively groom or engage in close physical contact with treated cat may be at risk of serious harmful effects. The most common signs of ingestion are excessive salivation and foaming at the mouth. If these symptoms occur immediately feed your cat and continue to monitor your pet for the next 24 hours.
Sensitivities may occur after using ANY pesticide product on cats. If signs of sensitivity occur, bathe your cat with a mild soap and rinse with large amounts of water. If signs continue, consult a veterinarian immediately by calling 1-800-660-1842.
HOW TO OPEN
Remove product tubes from the package. Separate one tube from the others. Hold the tube with notched end pointing up and away from the face and body. Use scissors to cut off the narrow end at the notches along the line.
HOW TO APPLY
While holding the cat with one hand, use the other hand to apply the solution. Invert the tube and use the narrow end to part the cat’s hair. Apply contents of one tube as a spot between the shoulder blades. Hold the cat for a few seconds to give the solution time to be absorbed into the cat’s coat. When finished, wrap the tube in paper and put into the trash. Only one applicator per treatment is needed.
FREQUENCY OF APPLICATION
Use FRONTLINE® TRITAK™ For Cats monthly for complete control of fleas, ticks and chewing lice. FRONTLINE® TRITAK™ For Cats kills fleas for up to six weeks, and flea eggs and flea larvae for up to 4 month. Apply monthly to control ticks and chewing lice. FRONTLINE® TRITAK™ For Cats remains effective even after bathing, water immersion or exposure to sunlight. Allow treated area to dry thoroughly. Do not reapply for 30 days.
STORAGE AND DISPOSAL
PESTICIDE STORAGE: Do not remove tube from the pack until ready to use. Store in a cool (below 25°C) dry place inaccessible to children and pets. Do not refrigerate. Protect from direct sunlight.
CONTAINER DISPOSAL: If empty: Non-refillable container. Do not reuse or refill this container. Offer for recycling if available. If partly filled: Call your local solid waste agency for disposal instructions. Never place unused product down any indoor or outdoor drain.
Read the entire Directions for Use and Warranty before using this product. By using this product, user or buyer accepts the following warranty. The directions for use of this product are believed to be adequate and must be followed carefully. It is impossible to eliminate all risks associated with the use of this product. Unintended consequences may result because of unknown factors. All such risks shall be assumed by the user or buyer. Merial is committed to providing high quality products. To the extent consistent with applicable law, Merial makes no warranties, express or implied, of merchantability or of fitness for a particular purpose or otherwise, that extend beyond statements on the label. To the extent consistent with applicable law, Merial, the manufacturer, or the Seller shall not be liable for indirect, special, incidental or consequential damages. To the extent consistent with applicable law, the exclusive remedy of the user or buyer shall not exceed the purchase price paid.
Please call our experts at 1-800-660-1842, Monday-Friday, 8am-8pm EST with any questions or comments about flea, tick, chewing lice or sarcoptic mite control or FRONTLINE® TRITAK™ For Cats.
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MADE IN USA
®FRONTLINE is a registered trademark, and ™TRITAK is a trademark, of Merial.
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EPA Reg. No. 2517-145-65331
EPA Est. No. 2517-NE-02
0.017 FL OZ (0.50 mL) APPLICATORS
AHRC P004304-1 72339
NAC No.: 1111130.0
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