Drontal Plus XL - single

Brand: Bayer
Product Code: Drontal Plus XL tablets for Dogs
Availability: 6
Price: £7.25
Ex Tax: £6.04

Drontal Plus XL Flavour Tablet is a pale brown to brown oval-shaped divisible tablet scored on both sides containing 175 mg praziquantel, 504 mg pyrantel embonate and 525 mg febantel as active constituents and 408.0 mg Artificial beef flavour irradiated.



For the control of the following gastrointestinal roundworms and tapeworms of dogs and puppies.

Ascarids, Hookworms, Whipworms,  Tapeworms


Dosage and administration

For oral administration only.

The recommended dose rates are: 15 mg/kg body weight febantel, 14.4 mg/kg pyrantel and 5 mg/kg praziquantel.

1 Drontal Plus XL Flavour Tablet per 35 kg body weight.


Drontal Plus XL Flavour Tablets

17.5 kg body weight = ½ tablet

>17.5 - 35 kg body weight = 1 tablet

>35 - 52.5 kg body weight = 1 ½ tablets

>52.5 - 70 kg body weight = 2 tablets

Drontal Plus Flavour Tablets should be used to achieve accurate dosing in dogs weighing less than 17.5 kg. The dose is equivalent to 1 tablet per 10 kg.  The tablets can be given directly to the dog or disguised in food. No starvation is needed before or after treatment.  For routine treatment a single dose is recommended.

For the control of Toxocara, nursing bitches should be dosed 2 weeks after giving birth and every two weeks until weaning.  For routine control adult dogs should be treated every 3 months. For routine treatment a single dose is recommended. In the event of heavy roundworm infection a repeat dose should be given after 14 days.  Use During Pregnancy and Lactation.  Consult a veterinary surgeon before treating pregnant animals for roundworms.  The product may be used during lactation.  Do not exceed recommended dose when treating pregnant bitches.


Contra-indications, warnings, etc

Do not use simultaneously with piperazine compounds.

The product is well tolerated in dogs. In safety studies doses of 5 x or greater gave rise to occasional vomiting.  In the interests of good hygiene, persons administering the tablets directly to the dog, or by adding them to the dog's food, should wash their hands afterwards.  Any unused veterinary medicinal product or waste materials derived from such veterinary medicinal product should be disposed of in accordance with local requirements.


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