When given monthly, it also prevents deadly heartworm infection.
Dosage: Only for small dogs & puppies over 0.5kg and 2 weeks of age.
- Puppies & Small Dogs – 0.5 to 1kg: ½ tablet
- Puppies & Small Dogs – 1 to 5kg: 1 tablet
Treatment is orally, and the labeled dose rate is recommended. The minimum dose is 0.5mg milbemycin oxime and 5mg praziquantel per kilogram of bodyweight.
Once every 2 weeks until 12 weeks of age;
Then once every three months for protection against intestinal worms;
Or once a month for added heartworm prevention, preferably on the same date.
Mature dogs should be tested for heartworm before receiving Milbemax for dogs. If a dose is missed, treat immediately and resume monthly dosing.