Comfortis

Comfortis

COMFORTIS chewable tablets (spinosad) are available in five dosages to provide puppies and dogs with protection against fleas and ticks.

 Each chewable tablet provides up to a full month of protection against these pests without the mess and difficulty associated with topical preventives. Each dose is formulated to provide a minimum spinosad dosage of 13.5 mg/Ib (30 mg/kg), which works to kill blood-sucking pests that try to infest your pet. This prescription strength preventive can also be administered monthly to provide protection from parasites year-round.

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Description

COMFORTIS chewable tablets (spinosad) are available in five chewable flavored tablet sizes for oral administration to dogs and puppies according to their weight. Each chewable tablet is formulated to provide a minimum spinosad dosage of 13.5 mg/Ib (30 mg/kg).

Spinosad is a member of the spinosyns class of insecticides, which are non-antibacterial tetracyclic macrolides. Spinosad contains two major factors, spinosyn A and spinosyn D, derived from the naturally occurring bacterium, Saccharopolyspora spinosa. Spinosyn A and spinosyn D have the chemical compositions 2-[(6-deoxy-2,3,4-tri-O-methyl-á-L-mannopyranosyl)oxy]-13-[[5-dimethylamino)-tetrahydro-6-methyl-2H-pyran-2-yl]oxy]-9-ethyl-2,3,3a,5a,5b,6,9,10,11,12,13,14,16a,16b-tetradecahydro-14-methyl-1 H-as-Indaceno[3,2-d]oxacyclododecin-7, 15-dione and 2-[(6-deoxy-2,3,4-tri-O-methyl-á-L-mannopyranosyl)oxy]-13-[[5-dimethylamino)-tetrahydro-6-methyl-2H-pyran-2-yl] oxy]-9-ethyl-2,3,3a,5a,5b,6,9,10,11,12,13,14, 16a,16b-tetradecahydro-4,14-dimethyl-1 H-as-Indaceno[3,2-d] oxacyclododecin-7,15-dione, respectively.

Indications:COMFORTIS chewable tablets kill fleas and are indicated for the prevention and treatment of flea infestations (Ctenocephalides felis) on dogs for one month.

Prescription Required