What is Trifexis?
Who is it for?
What are the benefits?
Trifexis is a monthly chewable tablet for dogs that kills fleas, prevents heartworm disease and treats and controls adult hookworm, roundworm and whipworm infections. Trifexis combines two active ingredients to provide protection for your dog against three kinds of dangerous parasites. And Trifexis is beef-flavored, so you can offer it as a treat.Because Trifexis is given orally, you don't have to isolate your dog from other pets or children.
How does Trifexis work?
Is there a generic equivalent available?
How is it given?
Follow your veterinarian's directions on when to give this medication. If advised to give it seasonally for heartworm prevention, remember to give it during and 3 months beyond the mosquito season, preferably on the same date each month.
Treatment with fewer than 3 monthly doses after the last exposure to mosquitoes may not provide complete heartworm protection.
This medication should only be given to the pet for whom it was prescribed.
What results can I expect?
What form(s) does it come in?
Please click on "More Information" for possible drug and food interactions with this medication.