Your furry friend must have a current heartworm test result on file with your veterinarian in order to be prescribed heartworm medication. Please visit your veterinarian to have this test performed annually to protect your four-legged friend. Interceptor Plus is a monthly, broad-spectrum parasiticide prescribed by your vet to help prevent heartworm disease. Plus, it treats and controls adult roundworm, adult hookworm, adult whipworm and adult tapeworm. It comes in a tasty, chewable tablet, making dosing easy for you and your pet.
For the prevention of heartworm disease and for the treatment and control of adult roundworm, adult hookworm, adult whipworm, and adult tapeworm, plus flea tapeworm infections in dogs and puppies two pounds of body weight or greater and six weeks of age and older.
Possible Side Effects
Please contact your veterinarian if the following adverse reactions occur: vomiting, diarrhea, depression/lethargy, ataxia, anorexia, convulsions, weakness, and salvation.
Drug & Food Interactions
Talk to your veterinarian about any other drugs your pet is taking before starting this medication.
Treatment with fewer than six monthly doses after the last exposure to mosquitoes may not provide complete heartworm prevention. Please consult your veterinarian for use in pets used for breeding or in lactating females. Not for use in humans. Keep this and all drugs out of the reach of children.
|Color on Box||Weight Range||Strength||Dosage|
|ORANGE||2-8 lbs||2.3 mg Milbemycin Oxime & 22.8 mg Praziquantel||Administer orally once a month|
|GREEN||8.1-25 lbs||5.75 mg Milbemycin Oxime & 57 mg Praziquantel||Administer orally once a month|
|YELLOW||25.1-50 lbs||11.5 mg Milbemycin Oxime & 114 mg Praziquantel||Administer orally once a month|
|BLUE||50.1-100 lbs||23 mg Milbemycin Oxime & 228 mg Praziquantel||Administer orally once a month|