Kiwof Puppy Suspension
Brand Name: Kiwof Puppy Suspension
Manufactured by: SAVA Vet / SAVA Healthcare Limited
Doses form: Oral Suspension
15 ml bottle with calibrated dropper
Ingredients & Composition:
Each 1 ml contains
Pyrantel Pamoate 14.4 mg
Febantel 15 mg
Description / Action:
Kiwof puppy suspension has two ingredients Pyrantel pamoate which is active against hookworms and roundworms. It acts on the cholinergic receptors of the nematodes resulting in spastic paralysis. Febantel has synergistic effect with pyrantel pamoate. They cover the spectrum of activity against Toxocara canis (ascarid/roundworm), Ancylostoma caninum (hook worm), Trichuris vulpis (whip worm). Peristalsis movement of the intestine helps in the elimination of the paralyzed worms from the gut.
Indication / Uses:
For the effective treatment of round worm infestation in puppies and young dogs up to one year of age. It is effective against Ascarids (Toxocara canis, Toxascaris leonine), Hookworms (Ancylostoma caninum, Uncinaria stenocephala) and Whip worm (Trichuris vulpis).
Dosage and administration:
Dose: 1 ml / kg bodyweight
It can be mixed with feed or directly to the puppy by the oral route. Should be given only under the vet’s prescription.
Every two weeks till 3 months of age,
Every month from 3 to 6 months of age and
Every 3 months after the age of 6 months.
Treatment should be started at the age of two weeks.
Overdosage / Side effects / Contraindications /Warnings:
Not recommended for puppies younger than 2 weeks and weighing less than 0.6 kg.
In rare cases, mild vomiting and diarrhoea may occur. Always use recommended doses and it has a wide margin of safety. In case of accidental overdosing immediately consult your veterinarian.
Parasitic resistance may develop following the frequent repeated use of an anthelmintic. It should not be used simultaneously with compounds containing piperazine (causes neuromuscular paralysis of worms).
It is not suitable for all animals. Cats should not be medicated with Kiwof puppy dewormer.
Pharmaceutical precautions / Instructions:
Store in a cool and dry place. Shake well before use and discard bottle carefully after use. Avoid direct contact with skin and eyes. Avoid spillage and wash hands after use.
Safety: Age / Pregnancy/ Withdrawal:
Should not be used in puppies less than 2 weeks of age and weighing less than 0.6 kg.
It is contraindicated in case of pregnant and lactating bitches. It has no withdrawal side effects.
Substitute: Drontal Puppy, Eazy pet Puppy, Worm Trap-P Suspension, Bandystar Pup Suspension