Asked by: Valeriy Montel
asked in category: General Last Updated: 20th June, 2020

Does advantage work for cats?

Advantage flea treatment for cats is applied to your cat's skin and gets to work quickly, killing existing fleas within one day and re-infesting fleas within an hour and for up to a month. Advantage is a spot-on solution that is easy to apply and kills fleas on contact, so fleas don't have to bite to die.

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Beside this, how long does it take for advantage to work on cats?

Advantage II for Cats kills fleas within 12 hours and reinfesting fleas within 2 hours. Having and getting rid of fleas can be an unpleasant ordeal for both you and your cat.

Furthermore, is Advantage for cats effective? Overall Effectiveness: Advantage II for Cats works within 12 hours to kill fleas and only needs to be applied once per month. The majority of users confirm this effectiveness.

is Advantage or Frontline better for cats?

Frontline Plus is slightly cheaper than Advantage II and protects both against fleas (in their various stages) and ticks (whereas Advantage only treats fleas and is more expensive). While both products are similar in application and shelf life, Frontline Plus has the added value of killing both ticks and fleas.

What are the side effects of Advantage for cats?

Potential side effects in cats include lethargy and prolonged periods of sleep; behavioral changes including agitation, excessive grooming, hiding, pacing; etc.; discomfort at the application site (rubbing, scratching, etc.); increased salivation with-in 1 hour of treatment; increased drinking; or coughing.

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