Cestex Tablet size: 12.5 mg
Help your pet get rid of that tapeworm infection with Cestex. What is Cestex? An oral medication used to treat tapeworm infections in dogs and cats. What are the benefits of Cestex? Successfully removes tapeworms in cats and dogs Given as a single one-time dose Formulated for: Dogs and cats How is this medication given? Cestex can be given with or without food, and fasting is not necessary or recommended. Humans can contract tapeworms from pets so make sure you wash your hands thoroughly after giving your pet this medication. How does this medication work? Cestex is an anthelminthic (dewormer). It paralyzes the tapeworm which causes it to lose its grip on your pet's intestinal wall. The tapeworm is then digested with no sign of the parasite seen in the stool after treatment. What form(s) does Cestex come in? Tablet. Generic Name: Epsiprantel (ep-see-pran'-tell) Common Brand Name: Cestex (Pfizer Animal Health) Dose and Administration: Administer as directed by your veterinarian. Cestex is a single dose one time. Uses: Treats tapeworm infections in dogs and cats. Possible Side Effects: No side effects were observed during clinical field trials. In very rare instances, vomiting or diarrhea may occur. Talk to your veterinarian about any side effect that seems unusual or bothersome to the animal. Drug and Food Interactions: There are no known drug interactions. Precautions: Do not give Cestex to kittens and puppies less than 7 weeks of age. Because humans can contract tapeworm from pets it is important to maintain good personal hygiene. It is also important to eliminate fleas on the pet and in the household and to not feed the pet rodents or uncooked meat or fish. To prevent reinfection, daily cleanup of stools is recommended. Storage: Store this product at room temperature. A prescription from your veterinarian is required to purchase Cestex. Size: 12.5 mg.
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