Program Flavor Tablets are available in strengths for oral administration to dogs, puppies, cats and kittens 6 weeks of age and older according to their weight. This product is a once a month flavored tablet for dogs or cats that is used to prevent and control flea populations. This product does not kill adult fleas rather it controls flea populations by preventing the development of flea eggs.Program is 100% safe. Program Tablets contain lufenuron. Lufenuron is an insect development inhibitor which breaks the flea life cycle by inhibiting egg development. It was created to be absorbed with your pets metabolism of its meal. Therefore, if you do not give Program to your pet with a full meal, it may not work at its full potential. Lufenuron has no effect on the pre-existing adult fleas in your home and yard, so you may still see these fleas even after treatment with Program begins. This does not mean that Program is not working. Based on clinical studies, you could continue to see these pre-existing fleas during the first 30 to 60 days. It is important to treat all of your pets with Program to effectively kill the flea cycle. Otherwise, fleas will feed on your untreated pets and regain the ability to lay eggs.
Program Flavor Tablets is administered once a month, preferably on the same day each month. Program Flavor Tabs are available in 4 packages, for dogs up to 10 lbs (45mg), for dogs 11-20 lbs or cats up to 6 lbs (90mg), for dogs 21-45 lbs or cats 7 to 15 lbs (204.9mg) and for dogs 46 to 90 lbs (409.8mg). Dogs over 90 lbs should receive the appropriate combination of tablets. Program Flavor Tabs should be given immediately after, or in conjunction with, a meal.
Adverse reactions which have been reported include vomiting, depression/lethargy, itching, hives, diarrhea, loss of appetite and skin congestion (red skin).
Program must be given monthly. In geographical areas where flea infestations are seasonal, the treatment schedule should begin several weeks prior to the expected onset of flea infestations. Treatments should continue until the end of the flea season. Make sure that your pet eats the whole tablet. Store this product at room temperature between 59 and 86 F. Keep out of the reach of children. FOR ANIMAL USE ONLY.