Can I get Comfortis over-the-counter?
Comfortis is a pet medication that treats fleas. Pet medications are prescription and over-the-counter medicines for dogs, cats, and other animals. via
Is Comfortis being discontinued?
We're discontinuing to sell Comfortis, a monthly flea control for dogs and cats, to make room for newer products. via
Is Capstar as good as Comfortis?
They both come in the form of a convenient, chewable tablet. Each of these medications work rapidly (Comfortis starts killing fleas within 30 minutes, and Capstar kills 90% of fleas within 4 hours). Comfortis has not been proven safe for use in pregnant, breeding, or lactating dogs, but Capstar is safe for these dogs. via
What do vets recommend for fleas?
Your veterinarian might recommend a fast-acting flea pill preventative to help relieve your dog's symptoms or recommend an over-the-counter flea pill, like Capstar, in addition to a monthly preventative. via
Is Comfortis the best flea treatment?
Comfortis killed 100% of fleas on dogs and 98% of fleas on cats in just four hours in controlled laboratory studies. Effective. via
Do I need a prescription to buy Comfortis?
Comfortis® (spinosad) requires a prescription from your veterinarian, who is your best source of advice about your pet's health care. Ask your veterinarian about Comfortis for your dog or cat. Once prescribed by your veterinarian, purchase your 12-month, 6-month, or 3-month supply of Comfortis. via
What are the side effects of Comfortis?
See the Comfortis label for complete safety information. For dogs: The most common adverse reaction reported is vomiting. Other adverse reactions reported in decreasing order of frequency are: depression/lethargy, decreased appetite, incoordination, diarrhea, itching, trembling, excessive salivation and seizures. via
Can you cut Comfortis in half?
So if you're using tablets, such as Comfortis, Sentinel, or Program Tablets, to prevent and kill fleas, don't split them unless your veterinarian specifically instructs you to do so. via
What is comparable to Capstar?
FastCaps are a generic version of Capstar. Both products contain exactly the same active ingredient and dosage. After a dog or cat ingests a FastCaps tablet, fleas will begin dying within 30 minutes. via
How fast does Comfortis work?
Fortunately for you and your dog or cat, Comfortis® (spinosad) works quickly to protect your pet from fleas. Comfortis starts killing fleas in 30 minutes of the first dose and killed 100% of fleas on dogs and 98% of fleas on cats in just four hours in controlled laboratory studies. via
Does Capstar really work?
In studies, Capstar achieved greater than 90% effectiveness against adult fleas on dogs within 4 hours and cats within 6 hours. Capstar Tablets are safe for pregnant or nursing dogs and cats. When using this product, you may notice that your dog or cat will start scratching itself as fleas begin to die. via
What do fleas hate the most?
Fleas have a strong sense of smell, which they use to find accessible food sources. You can take advantage of this trait by using scents they dislike, such as cedarwood, mint, vinegar, clove oil, citrus, DEET, lemongrass oil, and rosemary oil. via
What is the 3 month flea pill for dogs?
Bravecto is a chewable tablet that effectively kills fleas and ticks for up to 12 weeks. You can administer this preventive medication 4 times a year to control fleas and ticks for your dog! via
What is the best over the counter flea medicine for dogs?
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