January 19, 2016
Trifexis® (spinosad + milbemycin oxime)
You may wonder, what’s in Trifexis® (spinosad + milbemycin oxime) and how does it work? Trifexis combines two proven ingredients into one, easy-to-administer monthly pill that protects dogs against three types of dangerous parasites. Trifexis is approved for use in dogs and puppies 8 weeks of age and older and 5 pounds of weight or greater.
Kills fleas and prevents flea infestations for a full month.
Prevents heartworm disease when used monthly for at least three months after the last exposure to mosquitoes.
Treats and controls:
- Adult hookworm infections*
- Adult roundworm infections
- Adult whipworm infections
SPINOSAD IS A FLEA CONTROL MEDICINE FOR DOGS
Spinosad is the active ingredient in Trifexis that kills fleas and prevents infestations for a full month. It starts working in just 30 minutes, killing fleas before they can lay eggs. Plus, in a controlled laboratory study, spinosad killed 100% of fleas within 4 hours.1
Milbemycin oxime protects dogs from four types of worms
Milbemycin oxime is the other active ingredient in Trifexis. It makes Trifexis a safe way to prevent heartworm disease as well as treat and control adult hookworm infections, adult roundworm infections and adult whipworm infections.
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