What is the correct doseage?
I bought the 4 pack of Tasty Allwormer for Dogs a week ago. Not sure which of the Selected Listings it is as nothing on the packet to distinguish but assume the New Formulation as a recent purchase.
I found the instructions a bit confusing. It says to make sure you weigh your dog for the correct doseage. I have 2 dogs at about 5 kg each.
The packet then says 1 tablet/10kg bodyweight. I took this to mean that 10kg is max for 1 tab and therefore gave our dogs a half tablet each being half the weight. Seems this may not be correct and they shou...ld have got a full tablet. Is the dose I gave them effective or have I wasted my money? Can I safely give them another half tablet now or do they need a full one? I think the packet should be a bit clearer and maybe say "Give 1 tablet up to 10kg bodyweight".
Purchased in March 2021 at Coles for $11.60.
I own a 2 and half-year-old female German Shepherd who weighs 38.4kg, so I gave her 4 tablets, 1 tablet per 10kg of body weight. I looked at all the reviews for this product after giving her the treatment with alarm, but I'm happy to report she has had no adverse reaction of any kind to these tablets. It has been 24 hours now and she is like she always is. Like any medication for your pet, if you are unsure what the correct dosage is for your animal, you should always consult your pet's vet for accurate advice. I bought this medication on sale at Coles supermarket for $12.30
Purchased in July 2020 at Coles Supermarkets for $12.30.
This is POISON !!! Same symptoms as most reviewers!!! Zero STARS
This is POISON! Gave my dog correct dosage, swollen, blood shot eyes, Panting, excessive heart rate, seems to not be able to see well. She is a big strong dog, who has never been ill. Lost so much weight in 24 hours, Giving Her nutrient paste and icy poles to keep her hydrated. SAME SYMPTOMS as other reviews. This has poisoned my Dog and many others! Liquid Fleas treatment is also bad, her coat went dull and her skin so dry...Do Not use.
Called phone number on the back of box.
The lady was rude & said that this product is not to blame and I was...
Purchased in July 2019 at Coles Supermarkets for $14.00.
Do not give your dog this product!! Please!!!
Gave my dog the correct dosage, a couple hours later she began to vomit so much and is now really lethargic and clearly feeling very ill. Very concerning as she is only 1 and normally absolutely bouncing off the walls with energy, right now she can barely get off the couch. Please do not feed this to your dogs! I wish I’d read the reviews before purchasing. This product needs to be removed from the shelf!
Purchased in May 2019 at Woolworths for $11.60.
Upset my dog's stomach
I bought this product 2 times, thinking that the bad effect it had on my dog was just a 1 off and that my dog may have been slightly under weather before commencing this treatment, but second time around I got the same result, it gave my dog diarrhea, on both occasions I gave it to him, it is one of the cheaper brands around for what you get, because sometimes its all I can afford but certainly not at the expense of my beloved dog getting sick....again.
Purchased in February 2019 at Woolworths Physical store for $16.99.
Nearly killed my German shepherd
I bought this for my German shepherd, an hour later he was breathing abnormally fast, pacing, lying down and getting back up, rapid heart rate and lethargic. Took him to vet asap and he needed two shots, luckily he survived, this stuff is poisonous and should be taken off shelves immediately.
- Tasty Allwormer for Dogs
Vomiting excessively after Purina allwormer treatment
Trip to the vet one hour after consuming these allwormer tablets .Bull terrier had two tablets only for 24kg weight.Start vomiting excessively until given anti nausea injection .Had not eaten anything else to cause such a reaction.Her temp and other vitals were fine .Thankfully she did pick up.A costly treatment ..Product was bought at IGA Somerset today 25th June and Somerset veterinary services visited 530pm today ..tablets ingested ~3pm .
Purchased in June 2018 at IGA.
Very sick after having this worming brand
I gave the correct dosage with his usual dry food and within 2hrs my Irish setter was lethargic and nauseous. He started vomiting soon after and I am considering taking him to the vet if this continues through the night. He won’t drink water and is not interested in his normal food. This is the first time I have bought this worming brand. I purchased it from my local well known supermarket expecting it to be just like all the other worming brands available. My dogs reaction to this has and very worrying. Now through the night, his heart is raising and fast shallow breathing. 5:30 am. He has drank a little water through the night, very worried and will ring the emergency vet in the morning.
10 week Staffordshire x Bullmastif Puppies is in a shocking state after taking this poison!!!
My dear little dog was treated two days ago, he went off his food immediately after taking this poison, went from being a pup full of beans playing with my Rottweiler and I to a bed ridden mess and has lost a third of his body mass. As the other reviews he's hot, has diohrea, accelerated heart rate. He tried to eat today day three and it went straight through him and is now moaning with pain when I rub in the kidney area. These tablets have to be removed from all stores immediately so no other poor pooch has to endure this torture so Purina can make a buck!
Q/ Why hasn't Purina recalled the product if it's taking the innocent lives of our Canine friends?
This product doesn't work
I wormed my dog a month ago. With the correct dosage for his weight 40 kilo. Within 2 weeks he was scooting his butt along the ground like he still had worms. I can only assume they didn't work
Do not use this treatment on your dog.
I bought these yesterday and wormed my dog.... First thing this morning he threw up everywhere, then he had diarrhoea, he is panting heavily and bloodshot in the eyes... I wish I'd have read the other reviews before I used this product... I'm keeping my eye on him and if he doesn't improve soon I'm off to the vet... ps my dog is a Bull Mastiff X so he's a big boy and it's hit him hard :(
Almost killed my dog
Last month i used the all wormer and a few days later my dog was off her food, vomiting, diarrhoea and spent time at the vet. We almost lost her. The vet didnt think there was a link. I re wormed her yesterday and today she is lethargic, off her food, wont drink, and is staggering around. Exactly the same as last time. This product is poison. Will never use again.
The reaction was quite distressing - similar to an allergic reaction. While it may have been coincidence, would not use these tablets again.
Our Tenterfield terrier would no way eat the tablet despite its "tasty liver flavour". We ground it up in cheese which worked ok with the previous brand.
He reluctantly ate about 1/20th of the mix & then went into violent stomach spasms for about 2 minutes. We did not try further & will revert to another brand.
Questions & Answers
Do you have 4 tables in the allwormer
Yes 4 tablets so you give your dog 1 tablet for every 10kgs of weight of your dog. So for example if your dog weights 30kg you give your dog 3 tablets. It's written on the box so you shouldn't go wrong.
Hi Hermann, thank you for reaching out to us, there are 4 tablets in the box, and you administer 1 tablet per 10kg of body weight to your dog. If you have any further questions please don't hesitate to contact us via email here: https://www.purina.com.au/contact-us or call us on 1800 738 238 Mon - Thurs 9am-5pm Fri 9am-4:30pm
Hi my 10 week old puppy has just had his 1st immunisation today I bought Purina total care worming tablets for puppies he is only 85 grams how much worming tablet do I give and how often please
Regards Mary Taylor
Hi Mary, thank you for your question. Based on your information we would recommend speaking to your vet about an appropriate wormer for your puppy as he is so small. Please don't hesitate to reach out if you have any further questions. - Purina Pet Care
How much tablets do I have to give a puppy
Hi victorneivandt1 we recommend 1 tablet per 5kg of body weight, or half a tablet for dogs under 2.5kg. If you have any further questions please don't hesitate to contact us via email here: https://www.purina.com.au/contact-us or call us on 1800 738 238 Mon - Thurs 9am-5pm Fri 9am-4:30pm
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|Category||Heart & Intestinal Wormers||Heart & Intestinal Wormers||Heart & Intestinal Wormers|
|Release date||Jan 2016||Jan 2000|
|Discontinuation date||Dec 2015|
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