How often do cats need Profender?

How often do cats need Profender?

Profender is suitable for use on cats over 0.5kg in weight and more than 8 weeks old. A single application is sufficient for one treatment. Repeat treatment needs to be as often as required for the individual cat in question, though once every 3 months is usually appropriate.

How many doses of Profender does my cat need?

Profender® for cats can be applied once every 30 days if needed. One dose will kill and remove adult tapeworms as well as adult and immature stages of roundworms and hookworms.

What is Profender used to treat?

Profender is a medicine used to treat cats and dogs that have, or are at risk of catching, “mixed” (caused by more than one parasite) parasitic infections. Profender works for infections caused by certain types of roundworms, tapeworms, as well as lungworms in cats.

How long does Profender for cats last?

30 days
Profender® (emodepside/praziquantel) can be applied once every 30 days. One dose will kill and remove adult tapeworms and adult and immature stages of roundworms and hookworms. Due to your cat’s behavior and environment (going outdoors, hunting, exposure to fleas, etc.)

How long does it take for Profender to start working?

Flattie V: How quickly does Profender take effect after applied to the skin? Dr. Carey: Tapeworm deworming happens within 24 hours, but a cat owner may see tapeworm segments for days. On the other worms, it starts working in two days.

Does Profender actually work?

Profender is a medication that safely and effectively kills and controls roundworms, hookworms, and tapeworms in cats.

How long after deworming a cat are the worms gone?

Most deworming medications take around 3 days to work, but severe cases can take up to 9 days for the worms to be gone. Certain factors can alter this time, such as the type of worm infection, the type of medication used, and how bad the infection is.