Advocate spot-on treatment from Bayer – now owned by Elanco offers comprehensive parasite protection which is used for dogs suffering/ at risk from flea infestation, lice, hookworms, and roundworms, helps in the prevention of heartworm disease, treatment of ear mites, sarcoptic mange caused by sarcoptic mites. It contains the broadest antiparasitic spectrum It acts on both endoparasites and ectoparasites.
It contains imidacloprid and moxidectin that penetrates through the skin and effectively reach all organs through the bloodstream. This acts as an intestinal dewormer as well as an external flea and mite killer by spreading across the epidermal layer of the skin. Ear mites can also be treated with this.
In other words, advocate spot-on treatment takes care of both internal and external parasites and mites in dogs & puppies.
Dosage: 2.5ml pipette for dogs with bodyweight 10 – 25kg.
4ml pipette for dogs of body weight 25-40kg.
Dogs below 10kg and above 40kg should be given half or combined pipettes as per the practicing veterinarian’s advice. Cats will need a different product – Bayer advocate for cats
Should be applied directly on the skin by parting the hair between the shoulder blades. The same procedure can be repeated evenly on four spots on the midline of the back from the shoulder to tail should be taken to squeeze the pipette on the skin by removing the hair by hand.