Does Revolution for cats require a prescription?

Table of contents:

  1. Does Revolution for cats require a prescription?
  2. What does Revolution for cats treat?
  3. How fast does revolution work on cats?
  4. What is equivalent to Revolution for cats?
  5. Is Revolution or Advantage better for cats?
  6. What is the difference between revolution and revolution plus for cats?
  7. How Safe Is Revolution Plus for cats?
  8. Are flea collars safe for older cats?
  9. Can you pet a cat with a flea collar?
  10. Can people get fleas from cats?

Does Revolution for cats require a prescription?

You can buy Revolution for Cats without prescription from our store as we are located in Australia, where is is a non-prescription product. Of course we always recommend that the product be used on the advice of your veterinarian and according to the directions on the label.

What does Revolution for cats treat?

*REVOLUTION protects cats against fleas (Ctenocephalides felis), heartworms (Dirofilaria immitis), roundworms (Toxocara cati), hookworms (Ancylostoma tubaeforme) and ear mites (Otodectes cynotis).

How fast does revolution work on cats?

In a well-controlled laboratory study, REVOLUTION PLUS started to kill fleas within 12 hours of treatment and killed >98% of fleas within 24 hours. During subsequent weekly infestations, REVOLUTION PLUS started to kill fleas within 6 hours and killed ≥93.

What is equivalent to Revolution for cats?

Selaridâ„¢

Is Revolution or Advantage better for cats?

"Advantage kills adult fleas before they can lay eggs, and it prevents eggs from being shed," says Pukay. "Revolution kills the adult fleas and prevents eggs from hatching." This approach should keep most Canadian cats and dogs blissfully itch free all year round.

What is the difference between revolution and revolution plus for cats?

The difference between Revolution and Revoluion plus for cats is that Revolution for cats only contains the active Selamectin which is a member of the avermectin group of parasiticides. Revolution Plus contains the actives Selamectin and Sarolaner. ... Both Selamectin and Sarolaner will kill fleas, mites and lice.

How Safe Is Revolution Plus for cats?

Revolution as an Excellent Foundation The main ingredient, selamectin, has been long hailed as a safe and very effective drug against a multitude of pesky and potentially dangerous parasites. The easy to apply, once-monthly topical product has provided our feline patients with protection against: Adult fleas. Flea eggs.

Are flea collars safe for older cats?

Dealing with cat fleas is rarely easy, but it's especially hard with senior cats. Commercial treatments usually include toxic chemicals that, even under ideal circumstances, have potential side effects. Pair that with your aging cat's weakened immune system and you've got the potential for a litany of health problems.

Can you pet a cat with a flea collar?

No, flea collars are generally not safe for cats. They work by either emitting gas that is toxic to fleas into the area around the cat's head or by releasing chemicals into the pet's skin.

Can people get fleas from cats?

Can humans get fleas in their hair? Fleas do not live on humans. They generally bite down at the feet, ankles, and legs by jumping from an infested pet or other animal, but it is most likely to be from an infested pet bed.