Azinox for dogs and cats tablets
Antihelmintic drug for dogs and cats containing praziquantel as an active ingredient.
Plain white tablets with a scoreline on one side and logo (a cross in the center of shield) on another. 6 tablets in blister pack. Outer (secondary) package - carton.
- High efficiency.
- Effect on all development phases of tapeworms.
- Universal formula against echinococcosis.
- Safe administration.
Chemical composition and pharmacological properties1 tablet of Azinox contains praziquantel (as an active ingredient) - 50 mg, as well as excipients.
The mechanism of praziquantel action (a component of the drug) includes broad-spectrum antihelmintic effect on all development phases of tapeworms parasitizing dogs and cats, induces paralysis and death of a worm.
Praziquantel absorbs into gastrointestinal tract. Peak plasma concentration is achieved in 30-60 min.
IndicationsFor treatment and prevention of canine and feline echinococcosis, teniasis, dipylidiasis, diphyllobothriasis, mesocestoidosis.
ContraindicationsDo not use in puppies and kittens under 3 weeks old. Idiosyncrasy.
Dosage and administrationAzinox for dogs and cats is intended for individual oral administration in a single dose with small amount of feed during a morning feeding or forced administration (1 tablet per 10 kg of body weight).
If canine/feline body weight is less than 5 kg, use aqueous suspension of the drug. To prepare it disperse 1 tablet, suspend it in 10 ml of water, actively shake and administer immediately with a syringe without a needle (1 ml of suspension per 1 kg of body weight).
Previous starvation diet and cathartics administration are not necessary before animal deworming.
Treatment: according to indications. Prevention: quaterly, in therapeutic dose.