Selehold topical solution is a monthly treatment for dogs that offers them broad-spectrum protection from parasites including surfaced and internal parasites. Along with killing a wide range of external parasites like fleas, ticks, ear mites, and biting lice, the spot-on treatment cures infection due to internal parasites like intestinal hookworms and adult roundworms.
Selehold is a generic substitute for revolution as it has the same active ingredient selamectin with the same composition and is available at an affordable price range. It treats sarcoptic mange and is known to prevent heartworm diseases. The treatment is suited for dogs above 6 weeks and is also safe for breeding and lactating female dogs.
How it works
Salemectin the active ingredient in Selehold is efficient in treating surfaced parasites and internal parasites. Once applied to the dog’s skin it gets absorbed through the skin and rove through the bloodstream, killing flea, ticks and ear mites. The active ingredient intervenes parasites’ a chloride channel transmitting neuron waves causing paralysis or death of the parasite. The content of selamectin in the bloodstream prevents heartworm for a month along with treating roundworms and hookworms
|Pet Size||Pet Weight||Pack Color||Dosage||Strength|
|Puppies/Kitten||Up to 5.5 lbs||Pink||Once per month||15 mg Selamectin|
|Very Small Dogs||5.5 to 11 lbs||Purple||Once per month||30 mg Selamectin|
|Small Dogs||11 to 22 lbs||Brown||Once per month||60 mg Selamectin|
|Medium Dogs||22 to 44 lbs||Red||Once per month||120 mg Selamectin|
|Large Dogs||44 to 88 lbs||Green||Once per month||240 mg Selamectin|
|Target Species:||Dogs, Puppies, Kittens|
|Prevention/Treatment Type:||Internal and External Parasite Protection|
|Product Form:||Spot-on Solution (Pipettes)|
|Effective For:||Fleas, Flea Infestation, Ear Mites, Biting Lice, Sarcoptic Mange, Roundworms, Hookworms (in cats/kittens only), and Heartworm Prevention.|
|Mode of Administration:||Topical|
The standard recommended dose of selamectin mentioned in Revolution doses is in mg/ml (milligram per milliliter) metric. Revolution for 20-40 kg dose contains 120 mg/ml of selamectin. The volume of this dose is 2ml; hence, the total selamectin dose for 20-40 kg dogs is 240mg (120*2).