Kiwof is indicated for the treatment of Roundworms, Hookworms and Tapeworms in cats.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION:
The recommended dose rates are 57.5 mg/kg Pyrantel Pamoate and 5 mg/kg Praziquantel. This is equivalent to 1 tablet per 4 kg (9 lbs) body weight. The tablet should be given directly but if necessary can be disguised in food. Kiwof Tablets may be given directly by mouth or offered in a small amount of food. Do not withhold food from the cat prior to or after treatment. The tablets are scored into halves to enable a range of weights to be treated.
** Not intended for use in kittens less than 6 weeks of age.
CONTRAINDICATIONS, WARNINGS, ETC:
Cats treated with 10 times the highest recommended dose have reported signs of vomiting and salivation without other adverse effects. A temporary loss in appetite and loose stools have been reported in some cats.
Disposal of any empty packaging and remaining product in the household refuse.
In order to reduce the risk of re-infestation with the tapeworm Dipylidium caninum, appropriate control measures for the flea intermediate host should be undertaken. The product has been shown to be efficacious in the control of the tapeworm Joyeauxiella pasqualei, and is effective against Echinococcus multilocularis.