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Cestex Tape Dewormer for Dogs & Cats

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Description

Cestex (epsiprantel) is an oral medication used to treat tapeworm infections in dogs and cats.

How It Works

Epsiprantel, the active ingredient of Cestex, is an anthelminthic (dewormer). It paralyzes the tapeworm which causes it to lose its grip on your pet's intestinal wall. The tapeworm is then digested with no sign of the parasite seen in the stool after treatment.

For

  • Cats over 7 weeks of age
  • Dogs over 7 weeks of age

Key Benefits

  • Successfully removes tapeworms in cats and dogs
  • Given as a single one-time dose
  • Side effects are rare, and there are no known drug interactions

Prescription Required

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NADA 140-893

Ingredients

Active Ingredient

Strength
Epsiprantel12.5 - 100 mg

Other Ingredients

Film coating, lactose

Directions

View Cestex (epsiprantel) prescribing information.

Dosage & Administration

Give this medication exactly as directed by your veterinarian. Cestex should be given as a single dose. Cestex can be given with or without food. If you do not understand the directions ask the pharmacist or veterinarian to explain them to you.

Quick Tips

  • Cestex is an oral dewormer (anthelmintic) medication available by prescription used to treat tapeworm infections in dogs and cats.
  • Because humans can contract tapeworm from pets it is important to clean up after your pet and to wash your hands thoroughly. It is also important to eliminate fleas on the pet and in the household and to not feed the petrodents or uncooked meat or fish.
  • Cestex can be given with or without food, and fasting is not necessary or recommended.

Dosage Table

PetWeightDosage
Dogs/Puppies: (7 weeks of age or older)

Up to 5 lbs

12.5 mg

6-10 lbs

25 mg

11-20 lbs

50 mg

21-40 lbs

100 mg

41-50 lbs

125 mg

51-60 lbs

150 mg

61-80 lbs

200 mg

81-90 lbs

225 mg

91-100 lbs

250 mg

Over 100 lbsGive 2.5 mg per pound of pet’s body weight rounding up to the next whole tablet combination
Cats/Kittens: (7 weeks of age or older)Up to 10 lbs
12.5mg
11-20 lbs25mg

Storage Directions

Store at controlled room temperature 20°-25°C (68°-77°F) with excursions between 15°-30°C (59°-86°F). Keep out of reach of children and pets.

Possible Side Effects

No side effects were observed during clinical field trials. In very rare instances, vomiting or diarrhea may occur. Talk to your veterinarian about any side effect that seems unusual or bothersome to the animal.

FAQ

What should I do if I overdose my pet?

Seek emergency veterinary medical treatment. Symptoms of Cestex overdose are not known.

What should I avoid while giving Cestex?

Do not give Cestex to kittens and puppies less than 7 weeks of age. Because humans can contract tapeworm from pets it is important to maintain good personal hygiene. It is also important to eliminate fleas on the pet and in the household and to not feed the pet rodents or uncooked meat or fish. To prevent reinfection, daily cleanup of stools is recommended.

What other drugs will affect Cestex?

There are no known drug interactions.

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