Milbemax All Wormer Tablets For Cats Over 2Kg Tablets 2
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Milbemax All Wormer Tablets For Cats Over 2Kg Tablets 2

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Overview

For the treatment of internal parasites including roundworm, hookworm and tapeworm, in cats.

Properties

Milbemycin oxime and praziquantel are the active ingredients in Milbemax.

Milbemycin oxime interferes with nerve transmission in invertebrates, which helps protect against heartworm, roundworm and hookworm.

Praziquantel causes muscle spasm in tapeworm, which are then attacked by enzymes and disintegrate. It kills all intestinal forms of tapeworm.

Indications

Milbemax is a broad spectrum intestinal wormer used in cats to treat roundworm, hookworm and tapeworms. If given monthly, it also offers prevention against heartworm. Milbemax for cats is a tiny, palatable beef-flavoured tablet that many animals will take straight from the hand.

Milbemax protects against immature and adult roundworm (Toxocara cati, Toxascaris leonina),immature and adult hookworm(Ancylostoma tubaeforme) and tapeworm (Dipylidium caninum, Taenia spp).

If given monthly, Milbemax protects cats against all of the above, as well as heartworm (Dirofilaria immitis).

Dosage and Administration

Milbemax for cats comes in two tablet formulations.

Milbemax tablets for small cats (0.5-2kg):
4mg milbemycin oxime (dose range 2-4mg/kg)
10mg praziquantel (dose range 5-10mg/kg)
Can be given to cats over 0.5kg and 6 weeks of age.

Milbemax tablets for cats (2-8kg):
16mg milbemycin oxime (dose range 2-4mg/kg)
40mg praziquantel (dose range 5-10mg/kg)
Can be given to cats over 2kg and 6 weeks of age.

Treatment is orally, and the labelled dose rate is recommended. The minimum dose is 2mg milbemycin oxime and 5mg praziquantel per kilogram of bodyweight.

Weight And Dose

Milbemax for small cats

0.5-1kg - tablet 1-2kg - 1 tablet

Milbemax for cats

>2-4kg - tablet
>4-8kg - 1 tablet
>8kg - A combination of tablets should be given, consistent with the recommended minimum dose

Treatment

Treatment for control of intestinal worms:

Milbemax for small cats should be given to kittens at 6, 8 and 12 weeks of age, then every 3 months.

Milbemax for cats should be given to cats weighing over 2 kg every 3 months. Nursing queens should be treated at the same time as their kittens.

Treatment for heartworm prevention:

Once a month, preferably on the same date.

Mature cats should be tested for heartworm before receiving Milbemax.

If a dose is missed, treat immediately and resume monthly dosing.

Safety

Milbemax Cat has a satisfactory safety profile when used as per label directions. It has been tested to a minimum interval of one week between doses.

Milbemax Cat has not been safety tested in kittens weighing <0.5kg or aged <6 weeks, therefore use in these groups is not recommended.

Milbemax Cat can be used in breeding animals, including toms and pregnant or lactating queens. Praziquantel has demonstrated satisfactory safety margins during all reproductive phases.

Cats should be tested for existing heartworm infection before starting treatment.

This formulation is not suitable for use in dogs.

Delivery Costs

Free Shipping

Standard Parcels (under 3kg) over $149 = FREE!

Parcels under 3kg & under $149 = $7.95
Parcels over 3kg or bulky over $149 = $12.95
Parcels over 3kg or bulky under $149 = $16.95

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We offer Express Shipping for parcels up to 5kg

Parcels under 1kg = $12.95
Parcels between 1-5kg = $19.95

- Express shipping is not available to PO Box addresses.
- Signature is required on delivery.


Your Discount Chemist use Australia Post to deliver standard parcels and Star Track for express shipping requests.

Delivery Time

Parcels arrive within 3-7 business days.
Express shipped parcels arrive within 1-3 business days (this may be slightly longer for remote country areas).


International Shipping

We offer fast flat rate express shipping all over the world based on 8 zones - these rates apply to all non-bulky parcels under 2kg*.

Destination Cost Delivery Times*

Zone 1 New Zealand

$15

2-3 days

Zone 2 China, Japan, Hong Kong

$25

3-4 days

Zone 3 Rest of Asia

$45

3-4 days

Zone 4 Canada & U.S

$30

3-4 days

Zone 5 Pacific Islands

$47

3-4 days

Zone 6 Major Europe + GB

$55

3-4 days

Zone 7 Rest of Europe

$60

3-5 days

Zone 8 Rest of the World

$65

4-6 days

 

*All orders over 2kg and or bulky orders will be charged at different rates which will be quoted at checkout. 
*Estimated delivery time in business days. Excludes time in customs if applicable and may be subject to delay due to causes outside of Australia Post's control.


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