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Anti-Parasitic Preparations for Cats

There are many different products on the market. Many people find it difficult to give medication to their cats and many of the following preparations are available as easy to use spot on preparations (a liquid which is applied to the skin at the back of the neck).

The following is an overview of some of the most useful and easy to use products.

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Product

Formulation

Effective against

Frequency


Milbemax


Tablet

Intestinal worms & heartworm


Once monthly


Revolution


Spot on

Roundworms, heartworm, fleas and ear mites


Once monthly


Activyl


Spot on


Fleas


Once monthly

 


Comfortis

 


Tablet


Fleas


Once monthly

 


Profender


Spot on


Intestinal worms


Every three months

 

For help choosing which anti-parasitic products would be best for your pet please ask our friendly vet nurses.