NexGard is a medicine used to treat infestations with fleas and ticks
Nexgard 28mg Chewable Tablets are indicated for the treatment and prevention flea and tick infestations on medium breed dogs weighing >4-10kg.
It contains an ingredient called Afoxolaner. Which works by over-stimulating the nervous system of the flea. And killing them before they have a chance to lay eggs.
The soft, beef-flavoured tablets can also be used as part of a treatment strategy. For the control of Flea Allergy Dermatitis (FAD).
NexGard kills fleas within 8 hours and ticks within 48 hours. After being given, its actions last for at least 5 weeks against fleas. And up to one month against ticks. Treatment should be repeated at monthly intervals during the flea or tick seasons