What is MilbeMite Otic Solution?
MilbeMite is an otic solution for the safe, easy, and effective treatment of ear mite infestations in cats and kittens. The effectiveness of MilbeMite is maintained throughout the life cycle of the ear mite. The low dosage volume makes it easier to administer to your cat. Milbemite Otic Solution for cats is available in foil pouches that contain two 0.25 ml tubes of solution, one for each ear. MilbeMite requires a prescription from your veterinarian.
Cats (4 weeks of age or older)
- Treats ear mite infestations
- Effective throughout the life cycle of the ear mite.
- Easy to administer
How does MilbeMite Otic Solution work?
The active ingredient in MelbeMite is milbemycin oxime, which disrupts nerve transmission in ear mites leading to the death of ear mites.
For use in cats only. The safe use of MilbeMite Otic Solution in cats used for breeding purposes, during pregnancy, or in lactating cats, hasn't been evaluated.
What is the most important thing I should know about MilbeMite Otic Solution?
MilbeMite is only for cats and kittens over 4 weeks of age and requires a prescription from your veterinarian. It safely and effectively treats ear mites in your cat and is available in single-dose tubes. There are no reported side effects. MilbeMite should be administered topically into the external ear canal.
What should I discuss with my veterinarian before giving MilbeMite Otic Solution to my pet?
Tell your veterinarian if your cat is pregnant, lactating, or breeding. Consult with your veterinarian if your cat is hypersensitive to milbemycin oxime.
How should MilbeMite Otic Solution be applied?
The solution should be administered topically as one tube per ear into the external ear for a single treatment. After opening the tubs, squeeze the tube to administer the contents of each tube into each external ear canal. Massage the base of the ear for optimal distribution. Cleaning of the external ear canal prior to treatment may be performed, but isn't necessary for effectiveness.
What are the potential side effects of MilbeMite Otic Solution?
No adverse reactions caused by MilbeMite have been reported in controlled effectiveness studies in adult cats and kittens over 4 weeks old.
What happens if I miss giving a dose of MilbeMite Otic Solution?
Usually only one dose is needed, but if your veterinarian prescribes more than one dose, give it as soon as you remember.
What happens if I overdose my pet on MilbeMite Otic Solution?
Contact your veterinarian immediately.
What should I avoid while giving my pet MilbeMite Otic Solution?
Avoid giving to pregnant, breeding, or lactating cats. Do not give to cats that are hypersensitive to milbemycin oxime.
What other drugs will affect MilbeMite Otic Solution?
Talk to your veterinarian before giving any prescription or over the counter medications.
MilbeMite Otic Solution Directions:
- MilbeMite Otic Solution should be administered topically into the external ear canal as the entire contents of a single-dose tube per ear. The volume delivered will be approximately 0.2 ml, with 0.05 ml residual volume remaining in the dispensing tube.
- Each foil pouch contains two tubes of solution, one for each ear.
- Open the tube to administer the contents of one tube into each external ear canal.
- Massage the base of the ear for optimal distribution.
- Cleaning of the external ear canal prior to treatment may be performed, but isn't necessary to provide effectiveness.
Repeat treatment one time if necessary or as directed by your veterinarian.
MilbeMite Otic Solution Dosage:
|All weights||Empty entire contents of one tube per ear.|
|Dogs||Do not use!|
|Horses||Do not use!|
Store MilbeMite at room temperature.
MilbeMite Otic Solution Ingredients:
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