Label: SAFE-GUARD- fenbendazole granule
- NDC Code(s): 57926-483-01, 57926-483-02, 57926-483-04
- Packager: Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
- Category: OTC ANIMAL DRUG LABEL
- DEA Schedule: None
- Marketing Status: New Animal Drug Application
Updated January 31, 2022
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DOSAGE & ADMINISTRATION
Directions: The daily dose for Safe-Guard® Canine is 50 mg/kg (22.7 mg/lb) of body weight. You should weigh your dog to make sure you are using the right dose; i.e. correct gram amount and appropriate number of pouches.
Your dog must be treated with the following dose for 3 days in a row.
- Combine pouches to obtain recommended daily dosage.
10 1 gram 11 to 20 2 gram 21 to 30* 1 gram + 2 gram 31 to 40 4 gram 41 to 50* 1 gram + 4 gram 51 to 60* 2 gram + 4 gram 61 to 80* Two 4 gram Over 80* Mix daily dose with a small amount of the usual food. Make sure your dog eats all the medicated food. You may need to moisten dry dog food to aid mixing.
Repeat the dose for 3 days in a row.
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Recommended Deworming Schedule:
Schedule may vary depending on the climate where you live and the activity of your dog. The following schedule should be used as a general guideline.
- Weaned pups (6-8 weeks of age) should be dewormed at 6, 8, 10 and 12 weeks of age.
- Treat the dam at the same time as the puppies.
- Dogs over 6 months of age should be dewormed at least twice each year.
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Diagnosis of Parasites: Consult your veterinarian for help in the diagnosis, treatment and control of parasitism. Specific diagnoses require laboratory testing. Dogs can become infected with several different kinds of tapeworms. Safe-Guard® Canine only kills Taenia species of tapeworms. If you continue to see tapeworm segments in your dog's stool after treatment with Safe-Guard® Canine, consult your veterinarian.
Roundworms and hookworms may pose serious human health risks; regular deworming may help reduce those risks.
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PRINCIPAL DISPLAY PANEL - 3 Pouch Carton
For dogs only, 6 weeks and older.
Active ingredients (in each dosage unit): Fenbendazole Granules 22.2% (222 mg/g)
Uses: For the treatment and control of:
(Toxocara canis, Toxascaris leonina)
Consult your veterinarian for assistance in the
diagnosis, treatment and control of parasitism.
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INGREDIENTS AND APPEARANCE
Product Information Product Type OTC ANIMAL DRUG Item Code (Source) NDC:57926-483 Route of Administration ORAL Active Ingredient/Active Moiety Ingredient Name Basis of Strength Strength FENBENDAZOLE (UNII: 621BVT9M36) (FENBENDAZOLE - UNII:621BVT9M36) FENBENDAZOLE 222 mg in 1 g Packaging # Item Code Package Description Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date 1 NDC:57926-483-01 3 in 1 CARTON 1 1 g in 1 POUCH 2 NDC:57926-483-02 3 in 1 CARTON 2 2 g in 1 POUCH 3 NDC:57926-483-04 3 in 1 CARTON 3 4 g in 1 POUCH Marketing Information Marketing Category Application Number or Monograph Citation Marketing Start Date Marketing End Date NADA NADA121473 01/05/1979 Labeler - Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp. (001317601) Establishment Name Address ID/FEI Business Operations Zhejiang Apeloa Kangyu Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. 420823163 API MANUFACTURE