Healthy Pets View Cart Healthy Pets Facebook Healthy Pets Twitter
4 PACK CAPSTAR Blue for Dogs or Cats 2-25 lbs(24 tablets)
click to enlarge

4 PACK CAPSTAR Blue for Dogs or Cats 2-25 lbs(24 tablets)

Item: CAPBLUE24
Availability: In Stock
93.39

Was: $121.99$93.39You Save: $28.60!(23%)

Description

CAPSTAR Blue a single fast acting dose of Capstar (nitenpyram) should kill the adult fleas on your pet. If your pet gets re-infested with fleas, you can safely give another dose as often as once per day. To administer CAPSTAR tablets, place the pill directly in your pet's mouth, or hide it in food. If you choose to hide the tablet in food, watch closely to make sure your pet swallows the pill. If you are not sure that your pet swallowed the pill, it is safe to administer a second pill.

We recommend you follow up CAPSTAR treatment with a monthly flea control product such as PROGRAM, Frontline or Advantage. Then keep CAPSTAR on hand for the times when there is a visible flea re-infestation.

    For:
  • Cats (4 weeks of age and older and 2 pounds of body weight or greater)
  • Dogs (4 weeks of age and older and 2 pounds of body weight or greater)
    Benefits:
  • Starts killing fleas within 30 minutes
  • Unflavored tablet
  • Safe for pregnant or nursing dogs and cats

Ingredients

Active Ingredient(s): Nitenpyram

Useful Information

Capstar is approved for use in dogs and cats over 4 weeks of age and over 2 pounds of body weight. It is available in packages for dogs and cats 2-25 pounds and dogs 25.1-125 pounds. Choose the correct strength and give 1 tablet as the dose. For pets over 125 pounds give the correct combination of tablets.

Side effects: Side effects that may occur in dogs include Lethargy/depression, vomiting, itching, decreased appetite, diarrhea, hyperactivity, incoordination, trembling, seizures, panting, allergic reactions including hives, vocalization, salivation, fever, and nervousness. Side effects that may occur in cats include Hyperactivity, panting, lethargy, itching, vocalization, vomiting, fever, decreased appetite, nervousness, diarrhea, difficulty breathing, salivation, incoordination, seizures, pupil dilation, increased heart rate, and trembling. There are no known drug or food interactions .

Cautions: Pets may scratch as a result of the fleas dying, but it is a temporary condition and not a reaction to the medication itself.

Store this product at room temperature. Keep out of the reach of children and pets.

Customer Reviews

3.0
2 Reviews
5
50% (1)
4
0% (0)
3
0% (0)
2
0% (0)
1
50% (1)
50% Recommend this product (1 of 2 responses)
By Diane
Escondido, CA
May 31, 2016
FINALLY RELIEF!
This was a miracle after I discovered an infestation with my 3 cats. Yes, they do scratch - excessively!!! after about 20 mins of administering Capstar - that's because the fleas are reacting to the Capstar in the cats system and then they bite. It's when they bite that they finally start dying, FAST! On cats, it kills all adult, living fleas that are on the animal and will be effective for up to 24 hours. My cats finally SLEPT last night because they weren't crawling. Capstar does nothing for eggs, larvae - only works on live fleas so it's not a miracle like Revolution - it's a quick fix to make your pet comfortable within minutes. YES, I will have a stock of this on hand for when it happens again. No questions about it. I intend to now maintain with Revolution - Frontline Plus is crap.
ProsFAST action, relatively affordable and does exactly what it says it's supposed to.
ConsWish it came in liquid drops, my cats HATE pills - had to crush it up.
By Faye
baytown, tx
April 4, 2016
These just do not work!
I gave them to my 5 housedogs which only weigh about 3,4,5 and 6 pounds. Those are Yorkies. And I gave one to my wiener dog. These tablets didn't even make one bit of difference. They were still crawling with fleas. Their constant scratching makes me feel so badly for them! So I gave them all another pill one week later. Still crawling with fleas. I knew it was too good to be true that I could take care of the fleas so cheaply. I'm going to save my money and get some Frontline. I also bathe them every weekend in a dishpan of salt water with lemon juice and olive oil. The saltwater kills the fleas.

Customer Q&A

There are no questions or answers for this item.


CALL IN YOUR ORDER 800.889.9475