For the treatment of gastrointestinal worms such as roundworm, tapeworm and hookworm, Milbemax for cats is effective. This monthly dosage also prevents heartworm infection in felines. This palatable beef-flavored tablet is easy to administer without any hassle of topical application. Effective in controlling immature and adult intestinal worms, Milbemax also provides complete protection against heartworms.
How does it work?
A product from Novartis / Elanco, Milbemax for cats is a monthly heartworm preventive. This flavor-coated tablet is an excellent prevention method for heartworms and treatment for gastrointestinal worms. The active ingredients Milbemycin oxime and Praziquantel work in combination to control heartworm infection and prevent intestinal worms. The scientific proven formula control parasitic infections due to adult stage of tapeworms, hookworms and roundworms. It is suitable for all sizes and breeds of cats including breeding toms, and pregnant and lactating queens.
Kindly note that as Novartis is now part of Elanco, the manufacturer’s name may differ on the product packs according to the stock availability.
Dosage of Milbemax depends on the bodyweight of cat
|Bodyweight||For Small Cats and Kittens||For Adult Cats|
|0.5 – 1 kg||½ tablet|
|1 – 2 kg||1 tablet|
|2 – 4 kg||½ tablet|
|4 – 8 kg||1 tablet|
|8 – 12 kg||1 ½ tablets|
|Mode of administration||Oral|
|Active Ingredients||Milbemycin oxime and Praziquantel|
The dosage is recommended as follows: For control of gastrointestinal worms in small cats and kittens: MILBEMAX Broad-Spectrum Allwormer Tablets for Small Cats 0.5 – 2 kg bodyweight should be administered orally to kittens at 6, 8, and 12 weeks of age, then every 3 months. For control of gastrointestinal worms in cats: MILBEMAX Broad-Spectrum Allwormer Tablets for Cats over 2 kg bodyweight should be administered to cats weighing over 2 kg every 3 months. For heartworm prevention: MILBEMAX Tablets must be administered orally every month, preferably on the same date each month.