Veterinarians recommend Tri-Heart Plus for Dogs 51-100 lbs. for prevention of heartworm disease and for control/treatment of common intestinal parasites. What is Tri-Heart Plus for Dogs 51-100 lbs? This is a highly effective branded generic preventative medication that kills immature heartworms to prevent heartworm disease. It also works well to control/treat roundworms and hookworms. What are the benefits of Tri-Heart Plus for Dogs 26-50 lbs? Broad-spectrum medication that protects your dog against immature heartworms and adult hookworms/roundworms. Requires oral administration only once a month. Palatable and easy to give to most dogs. Formulated for: This size of Tri-Heart Plus can be given safely to dogs over 6 weeks of age weighing 51-100 lbs. It is also considered safe for pregnant/ breeding females when supervised by your veterinarian. How is this medication given? Tablets should be given by mouth and should be chewed or mixed with a small amount of food. Each tablet is given every 30 days or monthly during mosquito season preferably on the same day every month. Dosing is based on body weight and this size is given to dogs weighing 51-100 lbs. If given seasonally during mosquito season, start giving tablets within 30 days of the first mosquito exposure and continue treatment until it is within 30 days of the last mosquito exposure. Always speak to your veterinarian if you have questions about the proper use of Tri-Heart Plus. How does this medication work? This is a broad-spectrum worming medication. Ivermectin will eventually kill immature heartworms and Pyrantel pamoate will eventually cause adult hookworms and roundworms to die by causing paralysis of the susceptible parasites. What results can I expect? Heartworm larvae and adults hookworms/roundworms are killed from the preceding month. What form(s) does Tri-Heart Plus come in? Chewable tablets that are given orally. Generic Name: Ivermectin plus pyrantel pamoate Common Brand Name: Tri-Heart Plus (Merck) (Branded generic to Heartgard Plus) Dose and Administration: Tri-Heart Plus can be given orally every 30 days throughout the year or only during warm months when mosquitoes are active based on your veterinarians recommendation. Tablets should be chewed or mixed with a small quantity of food. Tri-Heart Plus must be started within 30 days of the dog's first exposure to mosquitoes and stopped within 30 days of the last exposure to mosquitoes if it is given seasonally. Otherwise, it can be ineffective. Uses: Tri-Heart Plus 51-100 lbs. is given monthly in order to kill heartworm larvae and to control/treat adult hookworms and roundworms. Possible Side Effects: This medication is safe and causes no problems in most dogs but stomach upset is possible. Incoordination, convulsions, or drooling is also possible but rare. Always contact your veterinarian immediately if your pet appears sick after receiving Tri-Heart Plus 51-100 lbs. Drug and Food Interactions: Discuss all medications and supplements your pet is taking with your veterinarian. No interactions have been reported though. Precautions: If your dog is under 6 weeks old, do not give him/her this medication. Herding breeds (ex. Collies) can be sensitive to Ivermectin so consult your veterinarian if you own one of these breeds of dog. Tri-Heart Plus should be given only to the pet it has been prescribed for. If doses are missed, a blood test may be necessary to re-start medication safely so always notify your veterinarian if you have skipped monthly doses. Storage: Store at room temperature out of reach from children and pets. A prescription from your veterinarian is required to purchase Tri-Heart Plus. *Please note: Picture displayed may not depict actual product. Any represented trademarks are property of the respective companies.
Iverhart Plus generic of Heartgard Plus is an effective chewable heartworm prevention medication that also works to prevent roundworm and hookworm The ingredients Ivermectin and Pyrantel Pamoate kill the parasites but are safe for dogs and pups 6 weeks and older Iverhart Plus is available in delicious pork liver flavored chewable tablets your dog will love and comes in monthly doses
Help improve your pet's quality of life if he/she suffers from heartworms using Iverhart Max Chewable Tablets. What is Iverhart Max Chewable Tablets? Heartgard Plus Chewables provides protection against heartworms, and treats and controls roundworms and hookworms. These tasty chewables are made with real beef, making them easy to give your dog like a treat. Heartgard Plus Chewables is given monthly and requires a prescription from your veterinarian. What are the benefits of Iverhart Max Chewable Tablets? Effectively prevents heartworms. Treats and controls roundworms & hookworms. Only given once a month. Only given once a month. Formulated for: dogs How is this medication given? Give Heartgard Plus Chewables once a month on the same day of each month year round. How does this medication work? Heartgard Plus Chewables contains ivermectin, a broad-spectrum antiparasitic medication used to prevent heartworms. It also contains Pyrantel Pamoate, an anthelminthic, used to prevent roundworms and hookworms. What results can I expect? Heartgard Plus will kill the immature heartworms the dog was exposed to in the preceding month. It will treat an intestinal infection with adult hookworms and roundworms. What form(s) does Iverhart Max Chewable Tablets come in? chewable tablet. Dose and Administration: Heartgard Plus must be administered monthly, preferably on the same date each month. Drs. Foster and Smith recommends (and our guarantee requires) that Heartgard Plus be given year round, although some veterinarians may recommend giving it only during the mosquito season. If given seasonally, the first dose must be given within 30 days of the dog's first exposure to mosquitoes. The last dose must be given within 30 days after the dog's last exposure to mosquitoes. Most dogs like the taste of Heartgard Plus and will accept the chewable like a treat. The chewable should be administered in a manner that encourages the dog to chew, rather than to swallow without chewing. Heartgard Plus Chewables may be broken into pieces and fed to dogs that normally swallow treats whole. Care should be taken that the dog consumes the complete dose, and treated animals should be observed for a few minutes after administration to ensure that part of the dose is not lost or rejected. If not entirely consumed, give another full recommended dose as soon as possible. Possible Side Effects: Side effects of Heartgard Plus are very rare, but may include vomiting and diarrhea. Even more uncommon are incoordination, convulsions, or drooling. Contact your veterinarian immediately if you observe any of these side effects. Drug and Food Interactions: Although there are no known drug or food interactions with this medication, consult with your veterinarian before using Heartgard Plus with any other medications, including vitamins and supplements, since interactions may occur. Precautions: Do not use in puppies less than 6 weeks of age. Considered to be safe to use in pregnant and lactating animals (female animals nursing their young). Collies and herding breeds may have a reaction to Heartgard Plus. This medication should only be given to the pet for which it was prescribed. Storage: Protect product from light. The chewable form of the drug is appealing to pets and children. Store in a secure area to prevent an accidental overdose. Keep out of reach of children and pets. A prescription from your veterinarian is required to purchase Iverhart Max Chewable Tablets. Size: 50.1-100 lbs.
What is Iverhart Plus? Iverhart Plus is a chewable medication that is given monthly or as directed by your veterinarian. It acts as a heartworm preventative and as a dewormer so it works to control and treat common intestinal parasites (roundworms and hookworms) in addition to providing adequate protection against heartworms. Tablets are flavored with pork and liver. This is a generic alternative to Heartgard Plus. Formulated for: Dogs and puppies can take this medication but the need to be over 6 weeks of age before initiating treatment. You can give Iverhart Plus to pregnant/breeding females. How is this medication given? Give Iverhart Plus to your dog once a month (every 30 days) or as directed by your veterinarian. Give this medication orally (by mouth). Tablets can be chewed as a treat, crumbled in food, or given whole directly into your dogs mouth. Each dose should be given on the same day every month. Always watch your dog carefully after giving each dose of medication to make sure the entire tablet has been swallowed. If your dog spits out a dose of medication, go ahead and give another dose as soon as possible. Iverhart Plus can be given every month of the year or seasonally during mosquito season depending on the recommendation of your veterinarian. If you use this medication seasonally, give the first dose within 30 days of your dog's first exposure to mosquitoes. The last dose should be given within 30 days after the last exposure to mosquitoes. Each monthly dose is effective in killing parasites your dog was exposed to in the previous month. If using this medication seasonally, heartworm testing may be necessary before giving a new dose to make sure your dog can take this medication safely. Your veterinarian will let you know how often heartworm testing should be performed. The proper dose of medication is based on your dogs body weight. Your veterinarian will provide you with the proper instructions on how to use this medication. Do not split tablets and remember to give this medication only to the pet for which it was prescribed for. Contact your veterinarian with further questions regarding the use of this medication. How does this medication work? Iverhart Plus works due to the action of Ivermectin and pyrantel pamoate which are the primary ingredients in this medication. Ivermectin causes paralysis and eventual death of heartworm larvae (Dirofilaria immitus) before adult heartworms have the chance to develop. Pyrantel pamoate also works by causing paralysis and eventual death of susceptible parasites. This ingredient is effective against hookworms(Ancylostoma caninum, A. brasiliense, Uncinaria stenocephala) and roundworms(Toxocara canis, Toxascaris leonina). What results can I expect? Each tablet kills heartworm larvae that your dog was exposed to in the preceding month. This medication also protects your dog from common intestinal parasites (hookworms and roundworms). What Form(s) does Iverhart Plus come in? Iverhart Plus comes in tablet form. Tablets are flavored and chewable. This size of medication can be administered safely to dogs weighing 26-50 lbs. More Info: Generic Name: Ivermectin and pyrantel Pamoate (Common Drug Name). These are the same active ingredients that are in Heartgard Plus. Common Brand Name: Iverhart Plus (Virbac) Uses: Iverhart Plus is used as a preventative medication. It protects against heartworm disease in dogs and also works to control and treat common intestinal parasites (hookworms- Ancylostoma caninum, A. brasiliense, Uncinaria stenocephala and roundworms- Toxocara canis, Toxascaris leonina).