Nexgard Chewables for Dogs (Afoxolaner) is a soft chew that kills both fleas and ticks and prevents infections that cause Lyme disease. Nexgard kills infected black-legged ticks before the infection can be transmitted. Not only does each beef-flavored chew provide a month’s worth of protection, they’re easy to give because dogs love the taste.
How does NexGard (afoxolaner) kill fleas?
NexGard contains the ingredient afoxolaner which targets and kills adult fleas before they can lay eggs.
Does NexGard also kill ticks?
NexGard kills Lone Star ticks, Black-legged ticks, American dog ticks and Brown dog ticks.
How old does my dog need to be in order to take NexGard?
NexGard is safe and effective for use in puppies 8 weeks of age or older, weighing 4 pounds or more.
Nexgard (Afoxolaner) is for use in dogs only. The most frequently reported adverse reactions include vomiting, itching, lethargy, diarrhea, and lack of appetite. The safe use of NexGard in pregnant, breeding, or lactating dogs has not been evaluated. Use with caution in dogs with a history of seizures or neurologic disorders.