Treatment of flea infestation in dogs (Ctenocephalides felis and C. canis) for at least 5 weeks. The product can be used as part of a treatment strategy for the control of flea allergy dermatitis (FAD).
Treatment of tick infestation in dogs (Dermacentor reticulatus, Ixodes ricinus, Rhipicephalus
sanguineus). One treatment kills ticks for up to one month.
Fleas and ticks must attach to the host and commence feeding in order to be exposed to the active substance. For fleas (C. felis), the onset of effect is within 8 hours of attachment. For ticks, the onset of effect (death) is within 48 hours of attachment.
The product should be administered at a dose of 2.7-6.9 mg/kg bodyweight in accordance with the
of dog (kg)
Strength and number of chewable tablets to be administered
NexGard 11 mg 2-4kg - 1 tablet
NexGard 28 mg 4-10kg - 1 tablet
NexGard 68 mg 10-25kg - 1 tablet
NexGard 136 mg 25-50kg - 1 tablet
For dogs above 50 kg bodyweight, use an appropriate combination of chewable tablets of different/same strengths. The tablets should not be divided
Method of administration:
The tablets are chewable and palatable to most dogs. If the dog does not accept the tablets directly
they may be administered with food.
Monthly intervals throughout the flea and/or tick seasons, based on local epidemiological situations.