Because puppies and kittens have sensitive immune systems, they are more prone to disease and infection caused by parasites. Revolution for Puppies and Kittens is a topical parasiticide that can safely be applied once a month on kittens older than 8 weeks and puppies older than 6 weeks. Revolution is a systemic treatment for the control and prevention of a wide range of internal and external pesticides including fleas, ticks, mites, mange, and worms. It works quickly by entering your pets bloodstream through the skin offering long lasting protection against parasites. Keep your kitten or puppy safe with Revolution for Puppies and Kittens.
Do I need a prescription to purchase this product? Yes.
What is the main flea killing ingredient (active ingredient)? Selamectin.
What are the flea sterilizing or additional ingredients? None.
Intended Use: Dogs and Cats.
What is the youngest age I can use this on my pet? At least 6 weeks for puppies; at least 8 weeks for kittens.
What is the weight requirements for use? None.
Can I use on my pregnant or lactating (nursing) pet? Yes.
Is this Waterproof or Water Resistant?: Waterproof. According to manufacturer, bathing pet 2 hours after application does not affect efficacy. However, it is suggested that after application, pet should not swim or bathe for at least 24 hours.
How long until maximum effectiveness is reached? Zero fleas in 48 hours.
What other parasites does this kill, control, or repel? Dogs: Ticks, Ear Mites, Sarcoptic Mange Mites, and Heartworm Larvae; Cats: Hookworms, Roundworms, Ear Mites, and Heartworm Larvae.
How often should I apply or administer? Monthly.
How is it administered (Topically, orally, or other)? Applied Topically, but rapidly absorbed through skin and enters bloodstream. Pet should be completely dry before application.
Are there any side effects? Generally well-tolerated. In studies, less than 1% of dogs experienced digestive upset. Do not use in sick, weak or underweight animals.
Topical administration makes dosing easy so NO PILLS are necessary
Safe and effective against heartworm disease, fleas, and ear mites in kittens and puppies.
Hookworms and roundworms can also be controlled and treated in kittens.
Sarcoptic mange and American dog tick infestations are treated and controlled in puppies.
Giving Revolution once a month is all it takes to protect your kitten or puppy.
Safe in puppies as young as 6 weeks and kittens as young as 8 weeks.
Uses: Revolution for Puppies/Kittens is medication that is applied topically once a month. It helps kill immature heartworms (Dirofilaria immitis) and controls and treats ear mites (Otodectes cynotis) in puppies and kittens. Revolution is also effective in the control and treatment of roundworms and hookworms in kittens and sarcoptic mange and American dog tick infestations in puppies. Revolution is also effective in killing adult fleas (Ctenocephalides felis) and preventing flea eggs from hatching for one month.
Possible Side Effects: Side effects from any medication are always possible but side effects after Revolution use are rare. Possible side effects can include incoordination, trembling, or drooling. Drooling and vomiting are also a possibility if this medication is accidentally given by mouth (orally). Hair loss at the site of application is also a possibility with this medication. If your pet develops any unusual symptoms after Revolution has been applied, contact your veterinarian immediately.
Drug and Food Interactions: No specific food or drug interactions have been reported with this medication. It is, however, still essential to tell your veterinarian about any other medications, including vitamins, supplements, and other preventatives your pet is taking prior to starting Revolution since interactions are possible..
Storage: Store Revolution at room temperature out of reach from children and pets. Refrigeration is not necessary.
A prescription from your veterinarian is required to purchase Revolution.