Emodepside plus Praziquantel (Profender Spot-On for Cats)
Veterinary & Aquatic Services Department, Drs. Foster & Smith

Emodepside plus praziquantel (Profender Spot-On for Cats) is used to treat or prevent roundworm, hookworm and tapeworm infestations in cats. It is applied to the skin. Do NOT give orally. Side effects may include drooling and vomiting. In addition, tremors may be seen in cases of an overdose or toxicity. If you know or suspect your pet has had an overdose, or if you observe any of these signs in your pet, contact your veterinarian immediately. Do not use in kittens under 8 weeks of age or weighing less than 1.1 pounds. Do not use in kittens/cats that are sick, debilitated, or underweight unless the benefits outweigh the risks. Do not smoke, eat or drink during application. Wash hands after use. Women of child-bearing potential should avoid contact with, or wear disposable gloves when administering the product. Children should not have prolonged contact with treated a cat during the first 24 hours after application of the product.
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If you think your pet has been poisoned...

Contact your veterinarian or one of the Animal Poison Hotlines (listed below) if you think your pet may have accidentally received or been given an overdose of the medication.

**ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center - 24-hour service available throughout North America.

1-888-4ANI-HELP (1-888-426-4435). $65.00 per case, billed to caller's credit card.

Follow-up calls can be made for no additional charge by dialing 888-299-2973.

There is no charge when the call involves a product covered by the Animal Product Safety Service.

**Pet Poison Helpline - 24-hour service available throughout North America for pet owners and veterinary professionals who require assistance with treating a potentially poisoned pet.

1-800-213-6680 ($59.00 per incident). Staffed 24-hours a day.

Updated 6/20/17

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