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3 types of parasite protection. 2 trusted active ingredients. 1 chewable tablet.

January 19, 2016 Category: 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. 

 

Fleas
Kills fleas and prevents flea infestations for a full month.

Heartworm
Prevents heartworm disease when used monthly for at least three months after the last exposure to mosquitoes.

Intestinal parasites
Treats and controls:

  • Adult hookworm infections*
  • Adult roundworm infections
  • Adult whipworm infections
*Ancylostoma caninum

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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