Revolution for Dogs and Cats has been designed to protect the pets from a wide range of parasites. This is FDA-approved, it is manufactured by Bayer to provide pet owners with an easy, safe and effective way to treat the pet with pests, worms etc. This product is a topical solution, with active ingredient Selamectin. When this solution is applied to the pet, it seeps through the skin into the bloodstream. Revolution for Dogs and Cats present in the blood, prevents and treats hookworm, roundworm infections as well as controls heartworm infection. It distributes through the blood, into the skin and other tissues, to protect and treat your dog and cat against fleas, flea eggs, ticks, ear mites etc.
Key Features Of Revolution:
- Fast and easy to use
- Kills adult fleas and eggs
- Prevents internal and external parasites
- Non-greasy and long lasting
- Available in six dosage sizes in no-drip tubes
- Waterproof solution- can bath the pet after two hours of application
What is Revolution?
Revolution is a topical treatment for the control and prevention of fleas, ear mites, heartworms, and intestinal worms. It is available in different color-coded packs for cats and dogs.
How does Revolution work on cats and dogs?
Selamectin is the active ingredient of Revolution. Selamectin is a neurotoxin that interferes with the nervous system of the parasites. This interference in the transmission of nerve impulses causes paralysis and the death of the parasite.
Is Revolution a monthly treatment?
Revolution is a monthly topical treatment. To provide continuous protection to your dog, it is recommended to apply Revolution regularly at an interval of 4 weeks.
From what age is Revolution safe to use?
Revolution for cats is safe to use for cats and kittens aged 8 weeks and older. Revolution for dogs is safe to use for dogs and puppies as young as 6 weeks of age.
Is Revolution water fast?
Revolution is a topical product, but it gets absorbed onto the pet’s skin within 2 hours of application. Hence, it is water fast and remains effective even after shampooing, bathing, and swimming.
Do I need to use Revolution year-round?
Since fleas, worms, and heartworms are a year-round problem, it is recommended to use Revolution year-round for full coverage.
Is Revolution safe for breeding, lactating, and pregnant cats?
Revolution for cats is safe for breeding, pregnant, and lactating cats. The one for dogs is safe for breeding, pregnant, and nursing dogs. Moreover, Revolution is also safe to use for heartworm-positive dogs and cats.
Difference Between Revolution for Dogs and Revolution for Cats
Revolution is formulated for dogs and cats. There are different color packs to be used for dog and cats. You need to weigh the pet and choose the pack according to weight and species. Do not use the same pack for dog and cat. There is a difference between the Revolution for Cats and the Revolution for Dogs. They contain the same ingredient, but the main difference between the two types of Revolution is the concentration of Selamectin in each dosage is different. Animals which weigh more, such as young animals and small breeds require a lower concentration, while larger cat breeds and dogs need a higher concentration.
There can be problem, if you use the lower dosage on a large dog, as it will not provide complete protection. And if you use high dosage on your pet, it will cause health issues. So, it is important to follow the instructions and give the right dosage according to the pet’s body weight and type. Revolution packing is color coded and labeled clearly with weight categories and on which species it should be used. Mostly the vets advice that you should always use the appropriate Revolution for Dogs and Cats Treatment to avoid possible problems.