When given monthly, it also prevents deadly heartworm infection.
- Only for dogs over 5kg.
- Dogs – 5 to 25kg: 1 tablet
- Dogs – 25 to 50kg: 2 tablets
- Dogs – over 50kg: A combination of tablets should be given, consistent with the recommended minimum dose
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.