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February 2017 Volume 29/Number 2
12 WEEKS* OF
VET;RECOMMENDED BRAVECTO® TAKES CARE OF KILLING FLEAS AND TICKS
FOR 12 WEEKS* WITH JUST 1 CHEW.
ORDER PRESCRIPTION-ONLY BRAVECTO® FOR YOUR CLINIC
Contact your Merck Animal Health rep or distributor partner.
IMPOR TAN T SAFETY INFORMA TION: The most common adverse reactions recorded in clinical trials were vomiting, decreased appetite, diarrhea, lethargy, polydipsia, and flatulence. Bravecto has not
been shown to be effective for 12-weeks’ duration in puppies less than 6 months of age. Bravecto is not effective against lone star ticks beyond 8 weeks after dosing.
References: 1. Bravecto [prescribing information]. Madison, NJ: Merck Animal Health; 2014. 2. Taenzler et al, parasites & Vectors 2014; 7:567. Please see Brief Summary in final pages.
Copyright © 2017 Intervet Inc., d/b/a Merck Animal Health, a subsidiary of Merck & Co., Inc. All rights reserved. US/BRV/1116/0105
*Bravecto kills fleas, prevents flea infestations, and kills ticks (black-legged tick, American dog tick, and brown dog tick) for 12 weeks. Bravecto also kills lone star ticks for 8 weeks.
Nearly 3X longer flea and tick protection than monthly treatments – 12 weeks! 1*
Fast-acting protection kills 100% of fleas in under 12 hours1, 2
Improves client compliance with less frequent dosing1
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