|Composition||1 tablet of Azinox contains praziquantel (as an active ingredient) – 50 mg, as well as excipients.
The mechanism of praziquantel action (a component of the drug) includes broad-spectrum antihelmintic effect on all development phases of tapeworms parasitizing dogs and cats, induces paralysis and death of a worm.
Praziquantel absorbs into gastrointestinal tract. Peak plasma concentration is achieved in 30-60 min.
|Indications||For treatment and prevention of canine and feline echinococcosis, teniasis, dipylidiasis, diphyllobothriasis, mesocestoidosis.|
|Dosage and method of administration||Azinox for dogs and cats is intended for individual oral administration in a single dose with small amount of feed during a morning feeding or forced administration (1 tablet per 10 kg of body weight).
If canine/feline body weight is less than 5 kg, use aqueous suspension of the drug. To prepare it disperse 1 tablet, suspend it in 10 ml of water, actively shake and administer immediately with a syringe without a needle (1 ml of suspension per 1 kg of body weight).
Previous starvation diet and cathartics administration are not necessary before animal deworming.
Treatment: according to indications. Prevention: quaterly, in therapeutic dose.
|Contraindications||Do not use in puppies and kittens under 3 weeks old. Idiosyncrasy.|
|Warning||Stop drug administration in case of increased sensitivity to praziquantel and allergic reactions.|
|Release form||Plain white tablets with a scoreline on one side and logo (a cross in the center of shield) on another. 6 tablets in blister pack. Outer (secondary) package – carton.|
|Storage conditions||Store Azinox for dogs and cats in closed original package. Protect from light and moisture. Store separately from food and animal feeding at 0-25°С. Keep out of the reach of children and animals.|
|Shelf life||2 years from the date of production.|