Dimmitrol Tablets (Diethylcarbamazine citrate) are indicated for the prevention of heartworm disease in dogs. Dogs older than 6 months should be tested before commencing diethylcarbamazine.
Tablet dosage: give daily at a dose rate of 5.5 mg/kg bodyweight.
Dimmitrol Monthly Heartworm Chews contain ivermectin and should not be administered to puppies under 6 weeks of age.
- Dogs < 12 kg give ½ a chewable monthly
- Dogs 12 to 22 kg, give 1 chewable monthly
- Dogs > 22 kg, give 2 chewables monthly